• Faculty-Led Jordan: Collaborative Approaches to Sustainable Built Environments

  • The Odyssean Hand: Rethinking the design journey through narrative and storytelling

  • EnCity - WSU Solar Decathlon 2017: Summer team continues progress

  • Students learn modular construction process used in new campus hotel

WSU SURCA Poster Event Leads to 51 Awards to 57 Undergraduate Researchers |Six students from the SDC

SURCA 2017

“Every SURCA student participant learned something new through their research as well as contributed knowledge to their field,” said Mary F. Wack, vice provost for undergraduate education. “They also demonstrated considerable effort and had the confidence to deliver a high-quality SURCA presentation to their peers and the public.

“We are inspired by each and every one of those students, and proud that SURCA goes a great distance every year to advance research and help WSU deliver transformational educational experiences to undergraduates in every way.”

Arts and Design 

Gray awards (2): Hamidreza Esmaeillou, Quinton Lum, Victoria Page, and James Reyes, mentor Kathleen Ryan, on “Co-Design of a Bus Shelter: … » More …

Interested in Becoming a Student Ambassador for the School of Design and Construction? Apply Today!

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The Student Ambassador program for the School of Design and Construction seeks to enhance the college experience for prospective and current students at Washington State University. Ambassadors serve as liaisons to the school and representatives at all recruitment and retention programs.

They provide invaluable insight to prospective students and help them understand what it is to be a college student today. Student Ambassadors understand the benefits of higher education and advocate the option for all throughout our diverse community.

Qualifications:

Candidates need to be certified into the School of Design and Construction. Candidates should be comfortable communicating with the public. Candidates must have a minimum … » More …

Certification applications now open!

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Eligible students may now begin applying for certification into the four SDC majors by submitting the application materials below. Hard copies are also available at the front desk on the fifth floor of Carpenter Hall. All application deadlines are 5pm.

Architecture Certification Application Fall 2017 (Priority deadline: April 15. Final deadline: May 1) Construction Management Certification Application Fall 2017 (Deadline: May 1) Interior Design Certification Application Fall 2017 (Deadline: May 1) Landscape Architecture Certification Application 2017 (Deadline: May 1)

If you have any questions, please contact Julie Miller.

Living Future Conference Seeks Volunteers

Living Future Volunteers

Living Future is the forum for leading minds in the green building movement seeking cutting-edge technical solutions to the most daunting global issues of our time. The 11th annual three-day conference offers over 50 panels and workshops, and features Keynote speakers Van Jones, Kirsti Luke, and Naomi Klein, along with Master Speakers Denis Hayes and Jason F. McLennan.

For more information visit http://www.livingfutureunconference.org/volunteer/ or contact LF@living-future.org.

In exchange for volunteering ten (10) hours onsite at the event, you will receive the discounted volunteer rate of $500 for the full three-day conference pass. Limited opportunity! Volunteers accepted on a rolling basis, apply early for preferred placement. All meals provided during the … » More …

Fleming honored as on-the-rise designer in the hospitality industry

Jennifer Fleming

Jennifer Fleming, Principal, Interior Designer, NCIDQ® at Rice Fergus Miller Architecture and Planning and WSU Interior Design alumna (’06) has been selected by Boutique Design on their yearly roster of noteworthy, on-the-rise designers in the hospitality industry.

The 2017 honorees will be inducted at a ceremony at The Theatre at Ace Hotel during the fifth annual Boutique Design West (BDwest) trade fair and conference, April 5 and 6 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. They will also be profiled in the April edition of Boutique Design magazine.

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This year’s honorees are: * … » More …