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Condron and Burkhardt Inducted Into Rinker School Hall of Fame

November 16, 2018

The Rinker School Construction Hall of Fame grew by two on Saturday, Nov. 3. On a chilly November morning, both Gary Condron, BBC 1976, and Vincent G. Burkhardt, BBC 1972, were inducted into the Hall of Fame. Gary Condron is the co-founder and CEO of The Conlan Company, a commercial construction company based in Atlanta. … Read More

Fuchs Joins Anumba Zumba to Dance for Charity

October 22, 2018

The Anumba Zumba Charity Challenge was held Thursday, Oct. 18 and it was a huge success. Students came filing out of the studios to either dance or watch UF President Kent Fuchs and DCP Dean Chimay Anumba show off their moves. The event was held to promote and raise money for the University of Florida … Read More

Architecture Students Display Work in Atrium

October 16, 2018

Architecture students from Lee-Su Huang and Lisa Huang’s Advanced Graduate Design 1 studio (the first year of our 2-year Master of Architecture program) displayed their work this week in the Architecture Atrium Building. It is currently on display if you would like to come check it out for yourself. “This studio project started at the … Read More

UF Rises in Top Ten List of Public Universities

September 10, 2018

Improving on last year’s entrance into the top ten rankings, the University of Florida rose one spot to the No. 8 spot in the latest U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges list. UF is still the highest ranked school in Florida and the only state school in the top 10. Last year, UF was … Read More

Keeping Gator Ties Current

September 4, 2018

For more than 20 years, Current Builders has been a loyal supporter of the University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning and they recently gave $100,000, the firm’s most significant single contribution to date. “We are thrilled to receive this gift from Current Builders as it will go a long way to enhancing … Read More

Welcome to DCP, #UF22

August 22, 2018

The University of Florida held the New Student Convocation in the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. This event is the official welcome for all new first-year students at UF. After those festivities, the College of Design, Construction and Planning held its own Convocation in Rinker Hall to welcome those students who are … Read More

Eagle Construction Gifts $250,000 Fellowship to DCP

July 23, 2018

Eagle Construction of VA, LLC has provided $250,000 to the University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning for a fellowship that will provide $50,000 every year for five years. Eagle Construction is sponsoring this fellowship to support research in the field of advanced construction technologies, conducted largely by the Center for Advanced Construction … Read More

SoA Socializing at Sawgrass

The University of Florida’s School of Architecture held an alumni reception at the 2018 AIA Florida Convention, which was at the Sawgrass Marriott in Ponte Vedra Beach. More than 50 SoA alumni and friends attended, enjoyed great food and beverages and were briefed on the state of DCP by Seth Watts, DCP Director of Development, … Read More

Saying Goodbye to a Colleague and Friend

June 14, 2018

The University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning lost a very influential person, close friend and colleague as Roy Graham passed away on May 29. Graham joined DCP in 2003 as the Beinecke-Reeves Distinguished Professor and Director for Historic Preservation. He helped create the Master of Historic Preservation in 2008 and developed the … Read More

DCP Students First in Country To Become IPAL Graduates

July 12, 2018

The University of Florida College of Design, Construction and Planning was the first program in the country to have students graduate by using the Integrated Path to Architectural Licensure (IPAL). This option, overseen by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB), streamlines the process for earning an architecture license while students earn their degree. … Read More

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