February 25, 2014 – Walter Meyer, BLA 1999, Jonathan C. Moore, BDes 1983 and MArch 1986, Camila Borges, BDes 2011, and the construction management team of Moss-Miller LLC have all won awards in 2013. Congratulations to all of our alumni award winners!
Kolbjornsen and Meyer named Top Twenty Under 30
February 19, 2014 – Travis J. Kolbjornsen, BCN 2007, and Matthew Meyer, LAE 2010, have been added to UF’s list of Top Twenty Under 30 alumni. Both Kolbjornsen and Meyer were recognized and featured in the Winter issue of the Florida Gator Alumni Association magazine.
Research Showcase and Career Fair Recap
February 11, 2014 – At this year’s Seventh Annual DCP Research Showcase, faculty, students and industry professionals presented and discussed research on this year’s theme, “Collaborative Community Initiatives.”
2014 IND Rising Leader Alumni Award
February 11, 2014 – The Department of Interior Design recognized Marlo Ransdell, Ph.D. 2009, with the 2014 Rising Leader Alumni Award. This is the first year the department is recognizing an alumnus who is working in interior design education.
IND ranked nationally by DesignIntelligence
December 11, 2013 – The University of Florida’s interior design graduate program was ranked 7th nationally in DesignIntelligence’s 15th annual survey of America’s Best Architecture & Design Schools 2014. In addition, the interior design undergraduate program ranked 2nd among schools in the south.
Interior Design ProDay 2013
December 09, 2013 – For interior design students, ProDay 2013 offered a unique opportunity to network with industry professionals.
Grand Guard members visit DCP
November 26, 2013 – The University of Florida Class of 1963 and Grand Guard members, alumni who graduated 50 years ago, came back to campus for a three-day reunion Nov. 21-23.
2013 BCN Construction Hall of Fame
November 21, 2013 – On Nov. 9, James H. Pugh, Jr., BCN 1963, was inducted into the M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Building Construction Hall of Fame.
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts serves as teaching tool for CityLab-Orlando
November 06, 2013 – N. O. Nawari, architecture associate professor, working in collaboration with Frank Bosworth, director of CityLab-Orlando, and Michael Kuenstle, architecture associate professor, extended the architectural structures curriculum into the built environment using Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando.
Kibert, Torres and Sullivan involved with GA construction certification approval from ANSI
November 05, 2013 – On October 23, the Green Advantage (GA) construction personnel certification gained approval from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).
Shimberg Center shares $370,000 grant from MacArthur Foundation
October 28, 2013 – UF’s Shimberg Center for Housing Studies and Program for Resource Efficient Communities (PREC) have been awarded $370,000 from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation for research on energy efficiency and utility costs in affordable rental housing.