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3 Things You Need to Know About the Future of Architectural Design

By Lana Whitehead on January 3, 2018 in Innovative Design, Design

Architects do a lot more than design buildings. They design buildings for specific contexts, whether that’s in the context of a certain city or community or a certain time or social need. Because of its use in various contexts, architectural design lends itself to many related disciplines —...

Understanding the Growing Field of Urban Design

By Lana Whitehead on December 20, 2017 in Innovative Design, Design

In 1917, the world population was under 2 billion; today in 2017, there are 7.5 billion people on the planet with continued population growth and rapid urbanization expected in coming decades. Today, more than half the people in the world live in urban areas, and that’s expected to grow to 70...

Kent State's Center for Architecture and Environmental Design Receives Brick in Architecture "Best in Class" Award

By Kristin Slomiany on December 6, 2017 in Innovative Design, Design, Graduate School Information & Events

The 2017 Brick in Architecture Awards named Kent State University’s Center for Architecture and Environmental Design as “Best in Class” for the Educational (Higher Education) category. The awards honored 35 winners for their incorporation of clay brick in their designs.

Kent State’s Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative Wins 2017 Great Places Award From Environmental Design Research Association

By Beth Conway on November 22, 2017 in Innovative Design, Design, Graduate School Information & Events

Kent State University’s Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative has received the 2017 Great Places Award in the Place Planning category from the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA). The EDRA Great Places Awards recognize professional and scholarly excellence in environmental design and...