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DCP Takes Almost One Quarter of the 2019 Gator100

February 22, 2019

By Joey Mazzaferro The 2019 Gator100 was announced and the College of Design, Construction and Planning comprised almost a quarter of the list. Our college had three in the top ten, nine of the top 25 and a total of 24 companies, offering further proof that our alumni continue to shape the world we live … Read More

Introducing the First Ever DCP Industry Expo

January 30, 2019

By Joey Mazzaferro The College of Design, Construction and Planning held its first ever DCP Industry Expo Feb. 14 and 15 in Exactech Arena at Stephen C. O’Connell Center on the University of Florida campus. The DCP Industry Expo offered the opportunity to hire top graduates and interns and network with leaders and future leaders … Read More

UF Online Rises to Fifth in the Nation for Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs

January 16, 2019

UF Online has risen to No. 5 in the 2019 rankings by U.S. News & World Report for the best online bachelor’s degree programs in the country, up from No. 12 in 2018. The University of Florida launched UF Online in January 2014 and by the program’s fifth birthday, it has achieved the fifth ranking … Read More

DCP Recognizes Newest Class of UF Graduates

December 15, 2018

By Joey Mazzaferro On a beautiful December evening, the University of Florida College of Design, Construction and Planning held a Recognition Ceremony to honor its Fall 2018 graduating class. The ceremony was held at the iconic University Auditorium, which was filled with proud family and friends who anxiously awaited seeing their loved one cross the … Read More

DCP Alums Come Home Again

December 4, 2018

The Homecoming game didn’t turn out how Gator fans wanted but DCP’s Alumni Tailgate held before the game was a blast. We were happy to see our alums and enjoy delicious food, fun games and great music with them. Before the tailgate started, we were honored to induct Gary Condron and Vincent G. Burkhardt into … Read More

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