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Perkins+Will Awards $20,000 in Prizes to Architecture Students

June 1, 2018

Perkins+Will, an interdisciplinary, research-based architecture and design firm, sponsored a prize for the University of Florida Spring 2018 Architecture Design 6 studio. The total prize money given out was $20,000. This contest was open to all approximately 90 students in the Design 6 studio. The top students chosen had their projects reviewed by a jury … 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

CBA Prize Awarded to Architecture Students

May 14, 2018

CBA (Charlan Brock Associates) Architects, a full-service architectural firm located in Maitland, sponsored an award for architecture students in the University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning. The students eligible for this prize were in the Advanced Graduate Architectural Design 2 studio. CBA Architects has a longstanding relationship with our college. Firm founders … Read More

Hailey Awarded Prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship

April 19, 2018

University of Florida School of Architecture Professor Charlie Hailey was awarded a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship. This exclusive award was bestowed upon a diverse group of 175 scholars, artists and scientists. Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, the successful candidates were chosen from a group of almost 3,000 applicants in the John … Read More

Jim Pugh Given Exclusive Recognition

January 29, 2018

M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management graduate Jim Pugh received the prestigious Horatio Alger Award. Bestowed on only 10-12 individuals each year, this award conveys prominent national recognition to individuals who succeed because of their hard work, perseverance and personal integrity – and who also work to help others climb to their same heights. … Read More

Women Leaders Share Experiences with DCP Students

March 23, 2018

The University of Florida College of Design, Construction and Planning held its Women’s Leadership Summit on campus in the DCP Gallery. This event provided an opportunity for DCP students to meet face-to-face with female alumni who are leaders within the fields of architecture, construction, interior design, landscape architecture and planning. Our students were able to … Read More

An Evening with Raymond Jungles

February 26, 2018

It’s not every day that our college is visited by a world famous alum. But that was the case recently as landscape architect Raymond Jungles, BLAE ’81, came to DCP and shared his knowledge with our students, faculty and staff. Raymond Jungles is the founder of the Miami-based landscape architecture firm, Raymond Jungles, Inc. (RJI), … Read More

DCP Alum Wins Top Spot in 2018 Gator100

February 6, 2018

The 2018 Gator100 was announced and DCP had 18 companies on the list, including three of the top ten and the top two overall. The Gator100 recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest-growing Gator-owned or Gator-led business in the world each year. Congratulations to Michael Young of ACY Contractors, LLC for being named the top company … Read More

CBA Architects Sponsors New Awards Program

December 6, 2017

This spring, a new opportunity begins for our graduate students to win some serious money. CBA (Charlan Brock Associates) Architects, a full-service architectural firm located in Maitland, is sponsoring an award for students in the University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning. Students who participate in the Advanced Graduate Architectural Design 2 studio, … Read More

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