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New Transfer Application Deadline

Monday, July 26, 2021

Students interested in transferring to the Department of Architecture for the spring 2022 semester, please take note that the transfer application deadline is November 5, 2021. Check out our ...

Professor Kathleen Lugosch Retires

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Professor Kathleen Lugosch, FAIA is retiring after a remarkable 33 years at UMass. She joined the Art (interior design) faculty part-time in 1988 and full-time in 1995. Her dream was to grow the...

Spring Conference Presentations

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

At the Society of Architectural Historians’ Annual Conference, held virtually, Pari Riahi presented her work on her ongoing research on the suburbs of Paris at the in a paper titled: "Navigating...
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Riahi Receives Excellence in Teaching Award

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Assistant Professor Pari Riahi was honored with a 2021 College Outstanding Teaching Award from the College of Humanities and Fine Arts in recognition of her commitment to the art of teaching,...

Portfolio Review Fair Thanks

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Thank you to the architects and designers who participated in our fourth annual portfolio fair on April 22. This year we shifted to an online event and had a record turnout of firms and students....

Ajla Aksamija Moves On

Thursday, July 1, 2021

We share the news that our wonderful colleague Professor Ajla Aksamija has accepted a position as Chair at the School of Architecture at the University of the Utah. Since 2013, Ajla as taught...