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2016 DCP Research Symposium: Inquire, Create, Inform

February 1, 2016

DCP held its Ninth Annual Research Symposium last Thursday, where more than 40 faculty members presented and discussed their research throughout the day.  Later that evening, the event concluded with a reception, which included awarding the winners of the 2016 poster session: 1st place: Lauren Stubbs, doctoral student in landscape architecture 2nd place: Beth McGee, doctoral student … Read More

Interior Design: ProDay 2015

December 14, 2015

For interior design students, ProDay 2015 offered a unique opportunity to network with industry professionals. The event, held last Friday, drew interior designers from the southeast and across the state of Florida to DCP to participate in a one-day event to enrich student learning and development. The event including networking opportunities, mock interviews, workshops and … Read More

UF Campus Showcase

December 7, 2015

Teaching Structures using Chemistry/Chemical Biology Building

November 13, 2015

Last month, N. O. Nawari, architecture associate professor, working in collaboration with Frank Javaheri, sr. project manager at Skanska USA Building, was able to extend the School of Architecture undergraduate structures curriculum (ARC 3503) into the built environment using UF buildings currently under construction on campus: Chemistry / Chemical Biology Building. “The knowledge of building structures … Read More

DCP: 1980-89

October 28, 2015

What was it like to be at DCP in the 1980s? To help us answer that question, we have a few alumni memories to share: 1) David S. Robertson, BDes 1987 Senior Structures Project: 1987 Tensile Structure   2) Rosser Pace, BCN 1984 Favorite faculty or staff: Jack “No Slack” Martin Most memorable project: Estimating … Read More

DCP90: 1990-99

Witters Competition begins in early 1990s What can a second-year design student, a construction management senior and a graduate student in urban and regional planning learn from each other? A lot, as the Witters Competition has demonstrated for the past 22 years. The college’s legendary competition began in 1993 as an opportunity for the individual … Read More

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