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Jul 15
6:00 PM
Goodale Park Shelter House
Aug 11
11:30 AM
Longaberger Alumni House, Columbus, Ohio

Alumni News

Jun 20

“I was surprised at the composite nature of the culture. It felt like Mediterranean Europe combined with 1950’s American pop culture infused with a tropical Caribbean style,” commented Jack Raymond, a junior architecture student on his return from a ten-day study abroad trip to Cuba. Spring break trips to Cuba, as well as Taiwan and Chile, offer new destinations for Knowlton School students to conduct research and learn in design-rich international locations.

May 23

The Knowlton School is pleased to announce that Professor Todd Gannon has been appointed the next Section Head of Architecture. “Todd is uniquely qualified to lead the Architecture Section forward,” according to Knowlton School Director Michael Cadwell. “He is an experienced practitioner and academic who is well acquainted with the school and a respected voice in the discipline.”

Apr 14

Jake Boswell and Kristi Cheramie from the Knowlton School Landscape Architecture Section, and Mattijs van Maasakkers from the City and Regional Panning Section, continue to develop their action research project, Ohio Land Exchange (OH/LEX), in Lima, Ohio. Working in collaboration with students and faculty from OSU Lima and Amy Sackman-Odum, Lima’s Community Development Director, the Knowlton School faculty are utilizing GIS mapping and community engagement to reactivate vacant and abandoned land in the city.    

Mar 29

Several faculty at the Knowlton School have received awards recognizing their excellence in teaching within the College of Engineering. Award winners include: Assistant Professor of Architecture Justin Diles; Associate Professor of Architecture Jacqueline Gargus; and, Planning Lecturer Chad Gibson.

Mar 28

Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture Jacob Boswell has been announced as a Mellon Fellow in Urban Landscape Studies for the spring term of the 2017-2018 at Dumbarton Oaks. Located in Washington, D.C., Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection is an institute affiliated with the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences that supports research and learning internationally in Byzantine, Garden and Landscape, and Pre-Columbian studies through fellowships, internships and exhibitions.