Council for Interior Design Accreditation Board Elects Ankerson As Board Chair
With deep expertise in both architecture and interior design, Dean Katherine Ankerson has been named 2021 Chair of the Board of Directors for the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA). Ankerson has had a long history of volunteering for CIDA starting in 2010 as a site accreditation visitor and more recently named to their Board of Directors in 2017.
March 15, 2021
NU team earns top 10 finish in Pandemic Response Challenge
A team of researchers from three University of Nebraska institutions finished among the top 10 teams in a global competition to develop an artificial intelligence-driven model to advise policymakers on how best to handle the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 10, 2021
With a Mission of Design Equity, Kia Weatherspoon Presents the Last Hyde Lecture of the Season
Renown diversity and design equity advocate Kia Weatherspoon, president of Determined by Design, joins the College of Architecture for the last Hyde lecture of the spring semester, presenting “Design Without Labels – Design Equity™ Strategies for All People” at 4 p.m., March 5 via Zoom. https://unl.zoom.us/j/93815719141
February 24, 2021
Interior Design Educators Council Awards Lindsey Bahe The Teaching Excellence Award
With demonstrated expertise in interior design curriculum development and academic leadership, Interior Design Director and Associate Professor Lindsey Bahe has been Awarded the Teaching Excellence Award by the Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC).
February 22, 2021
Glow Big Red: 24 Hours of Husker Giving is Here!
February 17, 2021
NU team among finalists for global Pandemic Response Challenge
A team of researchers from three University of Nebraska institutions is among the finalists in a global competition to develop an artificial intelligence-driven model to advise policymakers on how it is best to handle the COVID-19 pandemic.
And with one of the most-accurate models in the early phase of the competition, the Nebraska team is well within range of the $500,000 top prize.
February 12, 2021
Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman Kick Off the Spring Hyde Lecture Season
The College of Architecture is excited to announce border ethics and urban equity advocate team Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman, principals of Estudio Teddy Cruz + Fonna Forman, will be giving the first Hyde lecture of the spring semester titled “Unwalling Citizenship” at 4 p.m., February 12 via Zoom. https://unl.zoom.us/j/96889170927
February 2, 2021
Landscape Architecture Faculty Member Named to Forbes’s “30 Under 30” List
The College of Architecture is pleased to announce Landscape Architecture Professor of Practice Yujia Wang was named to the elite Forbes China 30 Under 30 list. Forbes names 300 outstanding young people under 30 who are active in various fields in China who have demonstrated outstanding accomplishments and made a considerable impact in their field.
February 2, 2021
BVH donates lead corporate gift for scholarships and design competition
Working to elevate design excellence, student engagement and access to higher education, Nebraska-based BVH Architecture pledges $45,000 in scholarship funds as the lead corporate gift for the College of Architecture’s Norman Ochsner Matching Gift Challenge. As a matching gift, the scholarship funds will be matched by the Ochsner fund for a total impact of $90,000 for student scholarships.
January 15, 2021
Sixth Year in a Row, SARA NY Recognizes Student Excellence
Three student projects from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Architecture have been honored with awards from the Society of American Registered Architects, New York (SARA-NY) Council Design Awards program.
January 14, 2021