11 Nov First residential home built in FutureHAUS style earns AIA Virginia award

While Virginia Tech’s FutureHAUS research shows the world a revolutionary concept for the smart, modular home of the future, its creators have taken it one step further: a test in the real-world market that demonstrates its advantages over conventional construction. Over the summer, FutureHAUS team leader...

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06 Nov Professor Robert Dunay receives AIA’s highest award for impact on Virginia architecture

Professor Robert Dunay of Virginia Tech’s College of Architecture and Urban Studies will receive the architecture profession’s highest award from American Institute of Architects (AIA) Virginia on Friday, Nov. 4, in Richmond. Dunay, Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture Distinguished Professor and director of the Center...

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26 Apr 2016 CAUS Awards

Faculty, staff, and students from the College of Architecture and Urban Studies gathered at the University Club on April 21 for the college's annual awards ceremony. [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id="25" gal_title="2016 CAUS Awards"] CAUS and University Awards CAUS Certificate for Excellence in Teaching: Ann-Marie Knoblauch CAUS Certificate for Excellence in Outreach:  Patrick Doan CAUS Certificate...

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08 Apr Center for Design Research (CDR) hosts workshop Dynamo-BUILD! in Sydney, Australia

The international "Robotic Fabrication in Architecture, Art, and Design" convention was recently held in Sydney, Australia, at the 3rd Biennial International Convention on Robotic Fabrication in Architecture Art and Design (RobArch2016). Virginia Tech was the only university to host a workshop independent from an Australian academic institution. The workshop included 13...

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07 Apr Andrew McCoy wins Journal of Architectural Engineering best article award

[caption id="attachment_4109" align="alignleft" width="200"] Andrew McCoy, Myers-Lawson School of Construction, with a family heirloom teachers' bell.[/caption] Andrew McCoy's journal article "Resilient Built Environment: New Framework for Assessing the Residential Construction Market” has been selected as the Best Journal Article of 2015 in the Journal of Architectural...

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