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Longtime Faculty Member, Sigrid Miller Pollin Retires

Sunday, September 15, 2019

It's with heavy hearts that we announce the retirement of Professor Sigrid Miller Pollin FAIA.  Sigrid began her teaching career at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 1984 and...

Smart Façades: Working from the Outside In to Make Buildings More Energy Efficient

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

UMass Amherst interdisciplinary team of architecture and engineering researchers and students design innovative building façade prototypes that can cool and heat...

Fall Lecture Series Announced

Monday, July 8, 2019

The UMass Department of Architecture presents a stellar line up of speakers for our Fall 2019 Lecture Series.  The series kicks off on September 10th with Tom Chung, architect at Leers Weinzapfel...

Congratulations Grads!

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

On May 10th we celebrated UMass Commencement and cheered on our graduating students:  32 Bachelor of Science in Architecture grads and nine Master of Architecture grads are heading out, prepared to...

Data VIZ Symposium

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Caryn Brause, Associate Professor, helped to organize the inaugural UMass Data VIZ Symposium held in May for the campus community.  The event was a campus-wide partnership of the university's...

Virtual Reality Research

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

In April, Associate Professor Ajla Aksamija presented at the UMass Data Science Research Symposium 2019.  Her talk, "VR and AR in Architectural Profession and Education", focused on how these...