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Inspire support for ArcD students as a One Day. One KU. ambassador

On Thursday, Feb. 16, One Day. One KU. will provide ArcD alumni and friends the opportunity to directly support current and future students. Serving as a One Day. One KU. ambassador can magnify the campaign's impact.

Architecture students and faculty honored by KU Phi Kappa Phi chapter

Six University of Kansas Department of Architecture students and one professor were honored by the KU chapter of Phi Kappa Phi.

How Augmented Reality Could Change the Way You Drive

"The advancements in the automotive industry have come a long way from just an infotainment system." ArcD's Center for Design Research director Gregory Thomas speaks with Lifewire.

KU's Solar Decathlon project featured on WIBW

“With design build, you design it and then you get to build it with your own hands. And a project like this is a one in a lifetime opportunity to work with the companies that we’re working with, work with the school, as well as the U.S. Department of Energy." – student Micah Ramsay

Spring 2023 KU Design Symposium lineup

For nearly 40 years, the KU Design Symposium has enriched educational experiences through exposure to designers and artists from around the world. The first event of the spring series, Feb. 2 at 6pm, features a panel discussion with Hallmark designers.

Spring 2023 KU Architecture Lecture Series lineup

The Architecture Lecture Series welcomes architectural and experiential design leaders to illuminate new ideas and inspire purpose-driven design practice. The first event, Feb. 3 at 5pm in The Forum, features architect, scholar, and KU Emeritus Professor Stephen Grabow.

MEDIA ADVISORY: See KU's entry to the Solar Decathlon take shape [Feb. 1]

Wednesday, Feb. 1, the KU team will conduct its first technical visit with the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon® inspectors. This will be an opportunity to meet the students and learn about the unique features planned for their bio-based home. 

ArcD appoints design professor Amy Johnson as Assistant Dean of the School

After a national search, the University of Kansas School of Architecture & Design has appointed Amy Johnson as Assistant Dean of the School. Johnson will lead enrollment management, academic support services, and student experience initiatives.

Jae Chang named Associate Dean for Research, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

Jae Chang has been appointed Associate Dean for Research, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship. Chang has been instrumental in developing new connections between education, industry, and communities at KU. In this new role, he will lead School-wide engagement initiatives.

Senior photography student awarded Spring 2023 Undergraduate Research Award

Grace Dickerson, senior photography student from Overland Park, is among those receiving an Undergraduate Research Award and scholarship funding from the KU Center for Undergraduate Research.

Media Contacts

Dan Rolf
Director, Communications & Hatch Center
School of Architecture & Design