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Sub-Saharan Studio: ARCH100D Takes 3D Printed Homes to Kenya

Thirteen students from Associate Professor of Architecture Ronald Rael’s ARCH100D architectural design studio transformed a site in Vipingo, Kenya into a living laboratory for innovation as part of their research into the design of 3D printed houses. Read More »

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First Cross-Laminated Timber High Rise in U.S. Designed by ARCH Alumnus-Led Firm

The city of Portland has granted a building permit for the first cross-laminated timber high rise over 85 feet to LEVER Architecture, founded by CED alumnus Thomas F. Robinson. Read More »

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Multifamily Visionary: The Life and Work of ARCH Alumnus David Baker

Alumnus David Baker, whose San Francisco–based firm celebrates its 35th anniversary this year, has hewn a design philosophy that prioritizes the social and financial concerns of the communities in which the firm works. Read More »

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Reimagining the Sacred, ARCH Professor Rene Davids Takes the Classroom to Lima, Peru

A cohort of 15 ARCH students from CED traveled to Lima, Peru Read More »

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Architecture Student Team Builds Giant Digital Bird Nest

A team of graduate students in the Architecture Department at the College of Environmental Design install a giant digital bird's nest at the Botanical Gardens. Read More »

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Architecture Alumna Niknaz Aftahi Fights Religious Oppression With Design Education

Banned from college in Iran because of her Baha’i faith, College of Environmental Design alumna Niknaz Aftahi (M.Arch ‘14) risked everything to learn, studying architecture at a storied underground university. Read More »

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