Class of 2014

Jennifer Ly MArch ’14 Named 2017 Rotch Scholar

Jennifer Ly M'Arch '14

Jennifer Ly MArch ’14 has won the 2017 Rotch Travelling Scholarship, an annual two-stage design competition that supports architecture research based travel for at least six months abroad. Managed by the Boston Society of Architects/AIA (BSA), this year’s competition garnered over 110 entries in the first stage and resulted in five finalists in the final stage. Ly was recognized for her project New Common. She currently lives in California and works for the firm Foster + Partners.

Images courtesy of Jennifer Ly.

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posted April, 2017

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Linda Zhang MArch ’14 Named Harry der Boghosian Fellow by Syracuse University School of Architecture

Linda Zhang MArch '14

Linda Zhang MArch ’14 has been named the 2017-2018 Harry der Boghosian Fellow by Syracuse University School of Architecture. Established in 2015, the fellowship allows a junior faculty to spend a year working on design related research while teaching at the School. Zhang is currently a Fellow in Residence at the Center for Art and Urbanistics (ZK/U) in Berlin.

“I am humbled and honored to be awarded the Boghosian Fellowship,” says Zhang. “As an emerging practitioner early in my career, this is a unique and invaluable opportunity to work with students, faculty, and the Syracuse community to pursue my design research interest and propel it into unchartered territory.”

Read more here.

Photo courtesy of Archinect.

posted April, 2017

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Bethany Lundell Garver MAUD ’14 Elected Northeast Regional Director of ACSA

Bethany Lundell Garver MAUD '14

Bethany Lundell Garver MAUD ’14 has been elected Northeast Regional Director of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit association of over 200 member schools. Her three-year term will begin on July 1, 2017.

Garver currently serves as education director at the Boston Architecture College where her responsibilities include leading the CityLab Intensive program. “I most look forward to joining the 23 other ACSA member schools throughout the Northeast by acting in response to these critical issues. Together, we can increase partnerships between the academy and practice, expand opportunities for design stewardship among diverse populations, and develop new educational models for a wide range of learners,” Garver told the BAC in an article about her ACSA appointment. Read the full BAC announcement here.

Image courtesy of the BAC.

posted March, 2017

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Quardean Lewis-Allen MArch ’14 Named to Forbes ’30 Under 30’

Quardean Lewis-Allen MArch '14

Quardean Lewis-Allen MArch ’14 was named to the 2017 Forbes “30 Under 30″ list in the Social Entrepreneurs category. He is the founder of Made in Brownsville, which brings mentors working in creative fields in New York City to train young people ages 14 to 24. Through 12-week apprenticeships, they’re taught skills in science, technology, math, art, or design.

posted January, 2017

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Julie Kaufman MArch ’07 wins Rotch Prize, Jennifer Ly MArch ’14 Runner-Up

Julie Kaufman MArch ’07 and Jennifer Ly MArch ’14

Julie Kaufman MArch ’07  is the winner of the Rotch Prize. Kaufman, who works for BIG in New York, was last year’s runner-up. This year’s runner-up, Jennifer Ly MArch ’14, currently works for David Adjaye. Although many women have been awarded the Rotch Prize in the past, this is the first year where they have had women take both winner and runner-up places.

April 2015

posted December, 2016

Jihoon Kim MArch ’10, Pilsoo Maing MAUD ’11, Donghwan Moon MAUD ’11, and Taehyung Park MLA ’14 of Studio MMK + P Won Competition by Seoul Metropolitan Government

Jihoon Kim MArch ’10, Pilsoo Maing MAUD ’11, Donghwan Moon MAUD ’11, and Taehyung Park MLA ’14

Jihoon Kim MArch ’10, Pilsoo Maing MAUD ’11, Donghwan Moon MAUD ’11, and Taehyung Park MLA ’14 of Studio MMK + P have recently won an international competition by Seoul Metropolitan Government—the International Competition for Nodeul Dream Island. Nodeul Island is an artificial island situated on Han River in Seoul which has been abandoned and forgotten for about 40 years. The team will work on this symbolic project starting in August 2016.

August 2016

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