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Think you might be interested in pursuing a graduate degree in architecture? The School of Architecture is hosting an Open House for prospective graduate students on Friday, October 9. Please click here to RSVP.

6 October Patrik Schumacher, School of Architecture Fall 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios

30 September Tatiana Bilbao, School of Architecture Fall 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios

31 August Walter Benn Michaels, School of Architecture Fall 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios

24 August All School Meeting, 1pm, 1100 A+D Studios, followed by class lotteries: 414/520, 465, 565, and 566.

Be sure to check out the final images for the School of Architecture's Chicago Architecture Biennial Lakefront Kiosk, Summer Vault. The kiosk, designed by Clinical Assistant Professor Paul Andersen (Independent Architecture) and Associate Professor and Acting Director Paul Preissner (Paul Preissner Architects), will be on view during the Chicago Architecture Biennial this Fall.

Master of Architecture graduate Gianna Ioanna Demertzis '15 was awarded the prestigious Schiff Foundation Fellowship, a prize awarded by the Department of Architecture and Design at the Art Institute of Chicago. More info here: 2015 Schiff Foundation Fellowship.

Behind the Curtain, by Clinical Assistant Professors Ryan Palider and Thomas Kelley (with C. Paros), was named a finalist in the Chicago Architecture Biennial Lakefront Kiosk Competition.

Congratulations to all our faculty members who will be participating in the Chicago Architecture Biennial this Fall: Sarah Dunn (UrbanLab), Andrew Moddrell (PORT), Stewart Hicks + Allison Newmeyer (Design w/Co), Paul Andersen (Independent Architecture), Paul Preissner, Thomas Kelley (Norman Kelley), Sean Lally (WEATHERS), David Brown, Ania Jaworska, Kelly Bair (Central Standard Office of Design), and Grant Gibson (Cames/Gibson).

Registration is open for the UIC School of Architecture summer programs HiArch and YArch. For more information please visit the program websites.

8 May Year End Show, 5:00–7:00pm, Architecture+Design Studios
Co-hosted by the UIC School of Design

4–6 May Graduate Studio Final Reviews, Gallery 1100 A+DS. Full schedule here: Spring 2015 Final Review Schedule.

27 April–1 May Undergraduate Studio Final Reviews, A+D Studios. Full schedule here: Spring 2015 Final Review Schedule.

20 April Rory McGowan, School of Architecture Spring 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios

13 April Rebeca Méndez, School of Architecture Spring 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios
Co-sponsored by the UIC School of Design

Director Bob Somol will be giving a lecture at UCLA A.UD on Monday, April 13. More info here: 2014–2015 A.UD Lecture Series

6 April Juan Moreno, School of Architecture Spring 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios

3 April Wonders of the Modern World: America, Opening Reception for Pier Paolo Tamburelli, 5:30–7:00pm, 4300 A+DS, for more information visit the Events page.

2 April Susan Buck-Morss, School of Architecture Spring 2015 Lecture Series, co-sponsored with the UIC School of Art and Art History, 6:00pm, 1100 A+D Studios

19 March The UIC School of Architecture presents Top Ten, a panel discussion featuring 2014–2015 Douglas A. Garofalo Fellow Pier Paolo Tamburelli (baukuh), with Mark Lee (Johnston Marklee) and Oliver Thill (Atelier Kempe Thill). The event will take place at 5:30PM in 1100 A+DS. For more information on events related to the Garofalo Fellowship this Spring, visit our Events page.

18 March Career Fair, School of Architecture Wednesday|Episodes, 12pm, 1100 A+D Studios

UIC School of Architecture is pleased to announce that Director and Professor Bob Somol was awarded a 2015–2016 UIC Institute of Humanities Faculty Fellowship.

19 February Louis Becker, School of Architecture T|Episode Series, 2pm, 1100 A+D Studios

16 February Geoff Goldberg, School of Architecture Spring 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios

11 February Creative Careers Panel, School of Architecture Wednesday|Episodes, 12pm, 1100 A+D Studios

Congratulations to the Portfolio Day 2015 winners!

MArch ('14) graduate Timothy Walser will be presenting his research from the Martin Roche Travel scholarship on February 4 from 6pm–7:30pm at the AIA Chicago offices. More info here: AIA Chicago

UIC School of Architecture is accepting applications for graduate programs until February 15, 2015 for international applicants and March 15, 2015 for domestic applicants. Please refer to the admissions website for more information.

26 January Mauricio Pezo + Sofia von Ellrichshausen, School of Architecture Spring 2015 Lecture Series, 5:30pm, 1100 A+D Studios

21 January Portfolio Day Student Voting, School of Architecture Wednesday|Episodes, 2pm, 3100 A+D Studios

12 January All School Meeting and Class Lotteries, 1pm, 1100 A+D Studios