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Dudley Courtyard Designs Unveiled

In case you haven’t had the privilege of hearing firsthand our orchestra of thuds, pounds, and grinds of construction, Dudley Hall has been going through an exterior skin renovation.

iPad Initiative

AU School of Architecture Ipad Initiative

In the Fall of 2015, the Biggio Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning approved an application by Visiting Assistant Professor Danielle Willkens for a portion of the second-year architecture studio, ARCH 2010, to participate in the University-wide iPad initiative, a pilot program

Dudley Hall Renovations Update

Dudley Hall Renovation

The last twelve months have been noisy, dusty, and all the conditions that come with a major renovation – but the new Dudley Hall is proving worth the inconvenience. 

While the exterior changes don’t look too substantial (saving the courtyard), the interior spaces feel significantly brighter.

Urban Studio Celebrates New Location

Urban Studio Birmingham

Urban Studio, the Auburn University Center for Architecture and Urban Studies, celebrated the grand opening of its new location in downtown Birmingham on Wednesday, September 3. Vini Nathan, Dean and McWhorter Chair in the College of Architecture, Design and Construction, welcomed faculty, staff,

Re-skinning Dudley

Dudley Renovation Rendering of the courtyard at night

Architect: Stacy Norman Architects
Building Envelopment Consultant: Williamson & Associates
Structural Engineer: LBYD, Inc
Contractor: Rabren General Contractors

Defining the Problem

Dudley Hall first opened for classes in the fall of 1977. Over its nearly forty years of service, the Dudley Complex

New Tools Enhance APLA Teaching

Technology in the classroom

The Education Technology Committee, chaired by APLA Unit Technology Manager Steven Wall, has dedicated itself to both the increase and improvement of technology resource use in the classroom and studio environment at APLA.

New Materials Lab Offers Students Vital Exposure to Building and Construction Materials

CADC Materials Lab bins

In collaboration with faculty and students in the College of Architecture, Design and Construction (CADC), the Library of Architecture Design and Construction (LADC) at Auburn University developed an interdisciplinary Materials Laboratory.