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Rural Studio at Twenty

Rural Studio at Twenty book now available

Rural Studio Director Andrew Freear and Professor Elena Barthel, with Andrea Oppenheimer Dean and photography by Timothy Hursley, together published Rural Studio at Twenty by Princeton Architectural Press.

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Inventing Pratt: Urbanism in a New Key

Master of Landscape Architecture Students (MLA) in Adjunct Instructor Jacqueline Margetts Spring 2014 studio partnered with the City of Birmingham to explore options for tornado devastated Pratt City in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Located approximately six miles North

Alabama Workshop[s] Promote the Southeastern Creative Economy

Alabama Workshops

Alabama Workshop[s] is an initiative developed by Prof. Sheri Schumacher that responds to the gaining momentum of the creative economy in the southeast region and the ability of craft production to create sustainable local economies.

Auburn Speaks: On Water

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A collection of stories from Auburn University researches relating to the development of new and innovative approaches to water resource issues, and to helping communities at home and abroad capitilize on emerging water-based economic opportiunities.

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8th Annual Mayors Design Summit by DesignAlabama

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DesignAlabama has a long history of advocacy for design and the design professions. Their annual Mayors Summit is modeled on the National Endowment for the Arts’ Mayors Institute that was founded by the architect/mayor of Charleston, South Carolina, the Honorable Joe Riley.

MIDC Students Create Mobile Gallery for Art Block Celebration

 students turned a shipping container into public art and a mobile art display

Students from the College of Architecture, Design and Construction’s collaborative Master of Integrated Design Program (MIDC) exhibited their mobile art gallery Artbeat Shipping Container at the Art Block Celebration in Columbus, Georgia., March 29, 2013. Working under the direction of Stacy Norman