Architecture on the Move

  • Nov. 25, 2019
    Our Director of the School of Architecture, Dr Steffen Lehmann, has been appointed to the AIA Las Vegas Board of Directors. Here at the AIA Celebration last Friday, with Dean Nancy Uscher and Jennifer Turchin, AIA President Western Mountain Region. 
  • Nov. 15, 2019
    Alberto de Salvatierra (Assistant Professor + Global Studios Program Coordinator // School of Architecture) has been invited to be an official delegate at the 2019 Hispanic Leadership Summit at the United Nations in New York City, NY!  Nominated by the World Economic Forum and the Young Global Leaders network, Alberto is part of a select cohort of top Hispanic...
  • Oct. 28, 2019
    The 3rd Year Architecture group travelled to Hawaii for a site visit of Honolulu Harbor power-station and their project for adaptive reuse. The project brief for the 'Waterfront Regenerator Site Analysis & Concept Design Study for a Development Site on Honolulu Harbor' is attached below.  Urban Transformation and Healthy Careers Dr Steffen Lehmann, AIA, RIBA, RAIA,...
  • Oct. 14, 2019
    The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) announced the winners of the winter InStudio: Portfolio Competition, and one of our former undergraduate students, Rafael A. Armendariz, has won second place in the national student competition with his undergraduate portfolio! AIAS members were asked to share their portfolios to highlight their studio work and to provide...
  • Oct. 7, 2019
    See below for PDF download.  For the complete list of events and food locations and times, please visit the website:
  • Sep. 23, 2019
    Dr Steffen Lehmann, Director of the UNLV School of Architecture is the keynote speaker at the 23rd Desert Green Conference, on Nov 7-8 in Las Vegas. Find out more at
  • Sep. 20, 2019
    In 2015, Yasmin Abdelfattah Soliman, won the Radical Innovation student competition with her pop-up concept, Adaptive Balloons. She has come a long way since that first trip to the U.S. four years ago. After completing the UNLV graduate program in Hospitality Design through a long-time partnership with the competition, she recently accepted a position with Cooper Carry in Atlanta. She is a true...
  • Sep. 10, 2019
    The Future of Experience Design (XD) is the theme of this year's Las Vegas Make-a-thon 2.0 (Oct 11-13, 2019). Design an experience with other students from across campus over an inspiring weekend, starting with the UNLV Artwalk Oct. 11. Pitch your team's prototype on Sunday, Oct. 13, for valuable prizes. There are opportunities for every passion and major, whether you are an...
  • Sep. 9, 2019
    UNLV SoA Graduate Student Jaclyn Roth is quoted throughout this article in this month’s Desert Companion article by TR Witcher on Housing. TR met with several UNLV students in preparation for the article. Read the article here
  • Aug. 29, 2019
      Congratulations Iwona Reducha! The M. Arch Candidate in the HD Concentration just returned from research travel in Asia. “This summer I was granted a fellowship from the Northeast Asia Economic Forum sponsored by the United Nations to travel to South Korea to conduct research, network, and learn about economic and social development of Northeast Asia. As an emerging professional in the...
  • Aug. 28, 2019
    UNLV School of Architecture professor Dak Kopec spoke with the Washington Post for their article "Stressed out? Here are 10 science-backed design tips for bringing serenity to your home." Click here to read the full article
  • Aug. 20, 2019
    Professor Dak Kopec was a contributor to the Healthy Brains Healthy Cities Report 20. Click here to read more