Spring Semester 2021 Message from Dean Nancy J. Uscher
It is my pleasure to welcome our community back for the Spring 2021 semester! It is a very unusual time in our world. Many of us have been deeply affected by the terrible losses of family and friends from the devastation of the pandemic. Our country is on the cusp of a leadership transition and a new administration in Washington D.C. We are concerned about safety, both regarding...
Virtual Tour of David Baird's "No Room at the Inn"
Enjoy a virtual tour of David Baird's (Professor of Architecture at the UNLV School of Architecture) exhibition entitled "No Room at the Inn" showing at Savidan Gallery in Las Vegas.
Click here to take the virtual tour.
Dean Nancy J. Uscher is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Tod Fitzpatrick as Associate Dean of the UNLV College of Fine Arts. Fitzpatrick is a professor in the School of Music, and most recently served as Senior Advisor to the President. He assumes his role as Associate Dean Dec. 1.
"I am delighted to welcome Tod Fitzpatrick to his new role as Associate Dean...
School of Architecture Study For Clark County Stadium District
In coordination with UNLV Associate Professor Glenn Nowak, AIA, NCARB, a graduate class (AAE 775) in the School of Architecture conducted a study of the Stadium District as part of a semester-long project.
The master planning ideas created by the students can be viewed here.
Current UNLV COVID-19 Guidelines Overview for Students
Now that fall semester is in full swing here is a briefly overview of the UNLV COVID-19 guidelines:
1. We should behave as if any of us is at risk for having the coronavirus at any time. That means mask wearing with mouth and nose fully covered; six feet of social distancing; and frequent sanitization and hand washing. These measures are designed to help prevent close...
SOA Alumnus and Part Time Instructor Interviewed about Gideon Bridge Project
Michael Corrente being interviewed about the Gideon Overcrossing. Michael is an SoA B.S. Arch and M. Arch alumnus and current PTI in the UNLV landscape architecture program. The agency he is a Project Manager for is TriMet (Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon).
A Season of Change - Message from Dean Nancy J. Uscher
Greetings to all of you! This fall we have much to celebrate, even in these challenging times. As we navigate through life during the Covid-19 pandemic, I am delighted to share with you an overview of the kinds of events the College of Fine Arts will be offering this fall. This is but a sample of the rich and innovative...
Proceedings book of the 2019 AIA/ACSA Intersections Symposium, co-chaired by UNLV’s Joshua Vermillion, were just published by ACSA
The proceedings book of the 2019 AIA/ACSA Intersections Symposium, co-chaired by UNLV’s Joshua Vermillion along with Elizabeth Golden from the University of Washington, has been published and is available through the ACSA website: https://www.acsa-arch.org/conference/2019-intersections-symposium/
Titled “Bottom-up Social Change: Materials, Buildings + Community”, the...
UNLV School of Architecture Assistant Professor awarded a prestigious honor
UNLV School of Architecture Assistant Professor, Phillip Zawarus, has been awarded the prestigious honor of being named as the Fall 2020 Verna Garvan Visiting Professor in Landscape Architecture at the University of Arkansas' Fay Jones School of Architecture.
"Professor Zawarus' achievements in landscape architectural education, and the ethos of his approach to education in landscape...