Alumni Views

October 6, 2015

Treehousing win

  We were pleased to receive the news that two of our alumni, Glen Stellmacher (BAArch 2011) and Coby Vardy (BAArch 2012), and ARUP Seattle have won a joint first prize for the Treehousing International Wood Design Competition sponsored by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Their winning entry, Nkosi Market, capitalized on…

April 30, 2015

UW Architecture Alumni/ae in elective office

Studies at UW Architecture take alumni/ae into a range of careers – including several who have held elective office in Seattle and Washington and beyond. Perhaps the farthest-flung: Alex Ekwueme (BArch 1956), “one of Nigeria’s leading statesmen” who served as his country’s first Vice President 1979-83. Following his graduation from UW with degrees in both…

November 25, 2014

Centennial Study: UW Architecture Faculty & Alumni/ae

When I first heard a preview of the UW Architecture Centennial celebration at a meeting of the UWArchPAC (Professionals Advisory Council), I began thinking of colleagues and friends who had taught and studied there over the decades in which I have observed and taken part in Department and College doings – going back to my…