As the first SDC Integrated Design Research Studio, students from Architecture, Interior Design, and Landscape Architecture, will collaborate to create design solutions for Spokane’s University District in conjunction with SMART.CITY|SPOKANE.
This effort is an integrated design research collaborative that will explore emergent ideas associated with the Smart City – data driven decision making, interactive environments, and an internet of things. Our work will investigate how the built environment can use Smart City ideas to facilitate resource management, build community, and promote health and well-being.
To advance this initiative, ID 425, ARCH 570 and ID 525, ARCH 511 and 513, and LA 470, led … » More …
August 26 (Wednesday): SDC Graduate Student Orientation in Carpenter Hall 312 from 1-2:30pm. All SDC graduate students required to attend. All SDC faculty and staff welcome to attend.
August 26 (Wednesday): Celebration of Life to honor President Elson S. Floyd in Beasley Coliseum at 3:00pm. Entire WSU community welcome.
August 27 (Thursday): VCEA Ice Cream Social, 3:30pm-5:00pm, ETRL Courtyard. All SDC students, faculty, and staff welcome.
August 28 (Friday): All-SDC Welcome and All-SDC BBQ, begins at 4:30pm in Jones Theatre (Daggy Hall) and moves to north side of Carpenter Hall/Thompson Flats by 5:30pm. All SDC students, faculty, and staff welcome.
It is my absolute pleasure to write this piece about a great friend, colleague, and fellow Coug – Lucas Vannice. Lucas is our outstanding volunteer this month for the tremendous work he has put in as the Public Relations and Communications committee chair. Let’s just say that he is perfect for this position, as he is one of the most outgoing and engaging individuals I’ve had the delight of meeting. You may have all met him at the last … » More …
SOAP LAKE, Wash. – A community workshop about designing parks and recreation opportunities for Soap Lake will be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, July 11, in the Soap Lake middle/high school library.
Recreation survey findings will be presented by the Grant County Health Department. Participants will engage in design of a general parks plan, playground, connecting trails and additional community activities.
Jennifer Dean Director of Development Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture 509-335-8096 email@example.com
Construction Management Student Excellence Fund
Work-ready on day one: That is what students in the Washington State University Construction Management program can expect to be when they graduate. Their employers can expect it, too. The WSU Construction Management program gives students the perfect mix of leading edge knowledge and practical experience. For over 50 years it has equipped students to hit the ground running when they enter the workforce.
A series of summer studios located in Spokane, Seattle, and Vancouver, WA, connected 35 architecture students with practitioners and community projects. The immersive six-week experience (May 11-June 19) counts towards studio credit in the graduate program (ARCH 510) or the undergraduate program (ARCH 301).
ARCH 301 (Seattle) Ayad Rahmani, School of Design + Construction Working in conjuction with Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, the Arch 301 summer studio delivered by Ayad Rahmani, was charged with the challenge to design a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) school on a site located on the edge of Pioneer Square, between 1st Avenue and Alaskan Way. The … » More …
The teams then presented their design to a panel of respected judges from the interior design industry. A Winners Reception took place the following evening.
The WSU Interior Design program was represented by students Uris Giron and Candie Wilcken. Giron’s team was awarded the “People’s Choice Award,” voted on by nearly 50,000 architecture and design professionals attending NeoCon.
We are very pleased to announce that Phil Gruen has accepted the position of Director of the School of Design and Construction (SDC), for a two-year term, effective June 1, 2015, through May 31, 2017. Note that this is not an interim position, and it is consistent with the overwhelming support that was communicated to us.
Over the last year during his service as interim director, Phil has worked to continue to move the SDC toward more integration. He has done this in a collaborative, transparent, and open manner. Under his leadership, the SDC has initiated new strategic plans for the School as well as all … » More …
The School of Design + Construction (SDC) is excited to focus this year on fundraising for the SDC Virtual Laboratory, which will transform Carpenter Hall Room 412.
The lab is intended to support the teaching and learning of emergent digital tools; distance collaboration through high-quality video conferencing; and the presentation of large-format digital media in a … » More …
As featured MAY 21, 2015 in CAHNRS News Author: Scott Weybright; firstname.lastname@example.org Source Contact: Matthew Melcher; email@example.com; (509) 335-1737
College classes often have a tough time modeling everyday work situations. No matter how detailed, students still know only instructors or their peers will see their work. That wasn’t the case this semester for two Interior Design (ID) classes in the School of Design and Construction. Both classes featured semester-long projects that involved mentors from internationally known firms headquartered in Seattle and real-world presentations at … » More …