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Anumba Honored with Prestigious Civil Engineering Award

January 31, 2018

Chimay Anumba, dean of the University of Florida College of Design, Construction and Planning, has been honored with the 2018 Computing in Civil Engineering Award, presented by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The ASCE recognizes Anumba as one of the world’s leading experts in developing artificial intelligence solutions to construction and civil engineering … Read More

DCP Connects Students to Future Careers

February 16, 2018

Nathan Blinn, Ph.D. candidate in construction management, has made invaluable connections during his time at DCP. While his classes have certainly taught him plenty, it is these personal connections with passionate faculty and staff that have best prepared him for his future career. 1. What have you valued most about your time at the College … Read More

From DCP Student to Faculty Member

Faculty Profile – Genesis Okken, Interior Design Although her faculty position may be new, Genesis Okken has been a part of the DCP family for a long time. Okken’s involvement with DCP as a student combined with her passion for people and human-centered design has led her to become a lecturer for the Department of … Read More

DCP Graduate Students Establish Association

February 9, 2018

On Tuesday, doctoral and master’s students from all areas of the college came together to establish the DCP Graduate Student Association. The organization’s vision is to be a unified voice for DCP graduate students and promote interdisciplinary academic and professional advancements. The students established a mission and bylaws and elected their officers. For more information, … Read More

Student Profile – Mayrelis Perez

January 18, 2018

Mayrelis Perez, Historic Preservation What have you valued most about your time at the College of Design, Construction and Planning? I have not attended UF for very long but in the time that I have been here, what I have valued the most is that I am able to get an education that is tailored … Read More

Alumni Profile – Cat Lindsay

Alumni Profile – Cat Lindsay, B.Des 1986 Cat Lindsay is currently the Head of Workplace and Design Global Real Estate for HBO, Turner, CNN and Warner Brothers. Her responsibilities include leading the research, design and implementation of firm-wide workplace strategy working with the key stakeholders in all divisions. Before that, she was an owner/partner at … Read More

Faculty Profile – Masoud Gheisari

Masoud Gheisari, M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management What is your current role and what does it entail? I am an Assistant Professor in the Rinker School of Construction Management at the University of Florida where I lead the Human-Centered Technology in Construction (HCTC) research group. I consider myself an educator and a researcher … Read More

Statewide Survey Aims to Identify “Lost” Resources

January 26, 2018

The Historic Preservation Program at the University of Florida is undertaking a groundbreaking, multi-tiered analysis of significant buildings, sites and landscapes of the Modern movement and the recent past (1945-1975), examined on a statewide level. The primary objectives of the “Florida’s Mid-Century Modern Resources” project, better known as “My Florida Modern,” are to understand and … Read More

DCP Students To Help Develop New Center in Sarasota

February 8, 2018

Good Will Reconsidered is a collaboration of the University of Florida’s CityLab-Sarasota, Newtown Alive, Goodwill Industries Sarasota/Manatee and the Center for Architecture Sarasota. UF student teams from the School of Architecture and Rinker School of Construction Management will develop speculative proposals for a new cultural arts center in the heart of the Newtown neighborhood on … Read More

UF Reaches New Heights

October 30, 2017

The University of Florida made it into the top ten best public universities list in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings, fulfilling a long-time goal of our institution. UF is the first state school to be placed in the top 10 of the rankings. To learn more about the efforts to … Read More

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