The College of Architecture and Urban Studies at Virginia Tech is a global leader in architecture, art, construction, design, and public and international affairs. Founded in 1964, the college houses four top-ranked schools: the School of Architecture + Design, Myers-Lawson School of Construction, the School of Public and International Affairs, and the School of Visual Arts. Today, CAUS is home to more than 2,300 students, 300 faculty and staff, 15,000 active alumni, and hundreds of industry partners from around the globe.
New faculty principal aims to engage students on a deeper level
on July 20, 2018 at 4:00 am
“The faculty principal position provides an opportunity to be an active intellectual mentor for students beyond […]
Alumnus shares expertise and creativity with Virginia Tech students
on July 12, 2018 at 4:00 am
Matt Arden, a three-time Emmy Award winner, offers Virginia Tech students real-world insights and inspiration. […]
Professors in Ecuador learn teaching tips inspired by Virginia Tech graduate program
on July 5, 2018 at 4:00 am
The workshops are based on the Graduate School’s Transformative Graduate Education Initiative, which offers […]
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Our diverse disciplines are united in one common goal: We build resilient, thriving communities – and design spaces and places that allow people to live better lives. Through our classes, research, community outreach, industry partnerships, and the graduates we produce, CAUS is fulfilling that promise.
Creating the world's smartest solar home
Virginia Tech's five-college FutureHAUS Dubai student/faculty team will present their prototype for the future of smart, sustainable, modular housing at the Solar Decathlon Middle East in November as the only U.S.-based university team.
Virginia Tech students design web-based service to help isolated senior citizens
With the award-winning web-based service “Bequest,” students from Virginia Tech’s College of Architecture and Urban Studies created a simple solution to unite young and old in common interests.
Ray Kass takes art "Beyond Boundaries" at Virginia Tech
Prolific artist and Professor Emeritus Ray Kass keeps Virginia Tech and Southwest Virginia in his soul … and in the spotlight. Join him in his Montgomery County studio as he discusses teaching art at Virginia Tech's School of Visual Arts, his current work and techniques, and why studio art is…