Class of 1979

Lolly Tai MLA ’79 Book Featured in Harvard Magazine’s Off the Shelf

The Magic of Children’s Gardens: Inspiring through Creative Design, a book by Lolly Tai MLA ’79, is featured in the July-August issue of Harvard Magazine. It appears in the Off the Shelf series, which highlights recent books with Harvard connections. Tai is professor of landscape architecture at Temple.

See images from the book and learn more.

Image courtesy of Amazon. 

posted July, 2017

lolly tai book

Julia Smyth-Pinney MArch ’79 Retires from University of Kentucky

Julia Smyth-Pinney MArch '79

Professor Julia Smyth-Pinney MArch ’79 retired in December 2013 after 32 years of teaching at the University of Kentucky’s School of Architecture. She will be moving to Rome this summer to complete a book project on the Palazzo della Sapienza and Borromini’s church of S. Ivo.

April 2014

posted December, 2016

Andrea Cochran FASLA, MLA ’79 Firm Receives Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award

Andrea Cochran MLA '79

Andrea Cochran Landscape Architecture, the firm led by Andie Cochran FASLA, MLA ’79, was awarded the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award. The National Design Awards program celebrates design as a vital humanistic tool in shaping the world, and seeks to increase national awareness of design by educating the public and promoting excellence, innovation and lasting achievement.

May 2014

posted December, 2016

Cooper Hewitt National Design Awards

Andrea Cochran FASLA MLA ’79 Honored by ASLA with Design Medal

Andrea Cochran MLA '79

Andrea Cochran FASLA MLA ’79 has been honored with the 2014 Design Medal, presented by the American Society of Landscape Architects.

June 2014

posted December, 2016

ASLA Design Award

Frank Christopher Lee MAUD ’79 Transformation of the Strand Hotel

Frank Christopher Lee MAUD '79

Frank Christopher Lee, FAIA MAUD ’79 recently transformed the famed Strand Hotel in Chicago into a 63-unit apartment complex. Link to read more in Crain’s Chicago Business.

February 2016

posted December, 2016

Lee, Frank (chris) photo

Mia Lehrer FASLA, MLA ’79 to Speak at the Architectural League of New York

Mia Lehrer MLA '79

On Tuesday, February 16, 2016 with a lecture titled Recalibrating the City: Advocacy by Design, as part of the Architectural League’s Current Work series features the work of significant international figures who powerfully influence contemporary architectural practice and shape the future of the built environment.

February 2016

posted December, 2016

Mia Lehrer, FASLA, MLA '79