Author: DIANA HEIDGERD

SA+P Welcomes New Faculty

The School of Architecture and Planning would like to welcome the following new faculty to the Morgan State Family: Cristina Murphy, Assistant Professor in Architecture, is joining Morgan after being on the faculty at the University of Arizona and the University of Nebraska, where she was the Hyde Chair of Excellence in Architecture for the …

Professor Pavlina Ilieva honored with the 40 under 40 award by Baltimore Business Journal

Each year, the Baltimore Business Journal (BBJ) recognizes 40 outstanding young professionals under the age of 40 who are making noteworthy contributions to Greater Baltimore’s businesses, their companies and community. BBJ’s 40 Under 40 class is chosen from the hundreds of nominations that are submitted to the expertise of the BBJ’s editorial board, and represents …

Professor Gharipour receives Research Award at CELA Annual Meeting

Dr. Mohammad Gharipour, Professor at the School of Architecture and Planning, recently received the Research Award (senior level) from Council of Educators of Landscape Architecture (CELA) in their annual meeting in Beijing, China.  This is the most prestigious award for research on landscape architecture.  According to CELA, “This annual award is given to a prolific researcher with …

AIABaltimore Awards Two Travel Scholarships to Morgan State Architecture Students

travel-scholarshipsAIABaltimore is pleased to award scholarships to Maleick Fleming and Juwan McIntyre to travel overseas for architectural research. Maleick will travel to Chile and Juwan will travel to Finland. The AIABaltimore Architecture Research and Travel Scholarship was established in 2007 to support distinguished students in Morgan State University’s School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) undergraduate degree program, …

SA+P Professors hosts Symposium on City’s Future

news-sap-bcplanningBaltimore City Planning Director, Tom Stosur, talks about City’s Green Network Plan This spring, the School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) Professors Archana Sharma and Daniel Campo organized the symposium titled, “Greening and Making Baltimore: A Dream Referred” at the Center for the Built Environment and Infrastructure Studies (CBEIS). There were several dynamic speakers that shared …

SA+P Wins Big at Maryland ASLA Awards

mdasla2017_20On April 19, it was an excellent night for the Morgan State University Landscape Architecture program. Several students received awards/recognition at the Maryland American Society of Landscape Architects (MDASLA) Awards: 2017 University Olmsted Scholar (Morgan) — Samuel Quick 2017 Maryland ASLA Student Scholarship ($1000) — Samuel Quick 2017 Maryland ASLA Student Fellowship ($2000) — Chris …

Architecture Student named finalist of the AIAS Imagine: Top 60-at-60

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the American Institute of Architect Students (AIAS), sixty (60) students will have an opportunity to engage with Walt Disney Imagineers. Honorees will be able to participate in a series of lectures, workshops, and tours that highlight the design approach of the Walt Disney Imagineers. Morgan State’s very own, …

SA+P Project recognized by the American Institute of Architects

Students and faculty at Morgan State University’s School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) have recently been recognized by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for a project completed in collaboration with a local design firm. The project was one of 33 “Citizen Design” projects selected for the prestigious Emerging Professionals Exhibit at the AIA national …

The Divine Line at Light City Baltimore

divided-line  Morgan SA+P Faculty Pavlina Ilieva, program director of the Undergraduate Architecture and Environmental Design Program with adjunct faculty Kuo Pao Lian, Kathleen Lechleiter and David Lopez, members of the Re/Public collaborative team invite you to join the second annual Light City festival of light, music and innovation. The Divided Line is a Virtual Reality (VR) installation …

SA+P Students win Graduate Research Awards

img_0014Students from the Department of Graduate Built Environment Studies (Master of Architecture, Master of City & Regional Planning, Master of Landscape Architecture) in the School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) won BIG at the inaugural Graduate Research, Interdisciplinary Network, and Development (GRIND) Conference on March 17, 2017. Sponsored by the Morgan State University Graduate Student Association, …

Architecture and Environmental Design Faculty Recognized with National Award

asca-awardThe Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) awarded the 2016-17 Architectural Education – Diversity Achievement Award to Gabriel Kroiz, Pavlina Ilieva and Adam Bridge, a collaborative team of faculty and administrators of the Undergraduate Architecture and Environmental Design Program and Morgan State University’s School of Architecture and Planning, for their work on the Beginning Design …

SA+P Alumni recognized at Founder’s Day Convocation

alumni-awardsAt the 2016 Founder’s Day Convocation on November 10, School of Architecture and Planning alumni, Camessia Johnson ’14 and James Potter ’98 were honored with the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award, for their professional work and service to the community. Congratulations to Camessia and Jim! Below are their bios: CAMESSIA D. JOHNSON earned the Bachelor of Science Degree in Architecture …