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SA+P Wins Big at Maryland ASLA Awards

On April 19, it was an excellent night for the Morgan State University Landscape Architecture program. Several students received awards/recognition at the Maryland American Society of Landscape Architects (MDASLA) Awards: 2017 University Olmsted Scholar (Morgan) — Samuel Quick 2017 Maryland ASLA Student Scholarship ($1000) — Samuel Quick 2017 Maryland ASLA Student Fellowship ($2000) — Chris Schoenster Presentation of, and Recognition …

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Morgan Students Place Second in Supply Chain Case Competition

Congratulations to the Morgan State University student team of Amavi Goli, Michael McCormick and Jamielle Davis, which was runner-up in the 3rd Annual Weinman Cup Regional Supply Chain Competition on April 6-7, 2017. Amavi and Michael, seniors majoring in services and supply chain management, and Jamielle, a sophomore accounting major, competed against student teams from other regional universities on a …

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BSAED Program takes Annual Trip to Fallingwater

On Thursday, October 22nd, over 50 Architecture and Environmental Design (BSAED) students and faculty made the annual pilgrimage to Frank Lloyd Wright’s 1936 masterpiece, Fallingwater. For the first time in years, the weather was clear and warm – optimum conditions for sketching and photography. In addition to touring the building, students documents Wright’s articulation of architectural promenade through spatial compression …

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Undergraduate Architecture and Environmental Design Students Win 2015 AIA Maryland Design Awards

At the annual Excellence in Design Awards celebration on September 18, the American Institute of Architects in Maryland recognized the students of the SA+P Undergraduate Architecture and Environmental Design Program as Student Design Award Winners of both Undergraduate categories with an additional Jury Citation Award. View gallery of all submissions, video of jury review process, and photos from the event …

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SA+P Students Win at MSU Science Research Symposium

Congratulations to three of our students who won awards for best research posters at the MSU Science Research Symposium held last April 14, 2015. The winners are: Social Science Category: Olabisi Oladele, Graduate Architecture student , Adviser: Dr. Mohammad Gharipour Title of research: “How can Architecture facilitate the transition of ex-convicts from prison back into the community.” Sustainability and Design: …

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First Place Award For Professor Sharma’s Studio

“Hydro-logic” won FIRST PLACE award in North Carolina State University Landscape Chapter’s SHIFT Greenways Navigation Design Competition. The project by Caitlin Cunningham and Walida Smith under advisement of Professor Archana Sharma, addressed the flooding prone context of Raleigh Greenways and proposed a multi-purpose rain gauge that guide users on trail flooding situations, simplified, legible directional signage and frames that direct …

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BSAED’s Marvin Oduro awarded Leadership Scholarship

Sophomore Marvin Oduro was awarded the inaugural Baltimore Architecture Foundation/AIABaltimore Fellows Leadership Award for Architecture and Environmental Design (BSAED) Students. Established in 2014 following the decision of the Fellows’ Committee of AIABaltimore and the Baltimore Architecture Foundation to support Morgan State University’s School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) undergraduate program in Architecture and Environmental Design, candidates for this award are …

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Ashley Jones Research recognized by Minority Access, Inc.

Ashley Jones, a graduate student in the Master of Architecture program, participated in the Minority Access, Inc. annual meeting in DC this weekend.  Her presentation, “Bridging the Gap Between Art and Technology”, was recognized and positively received by the judges and student peers. Minority Access is committed to increasing diversity, decreasing disparities and reducing incidences of environmental injustices. Their mission is …

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SA+P Participates in Park(ing) Day

In making our city greener, the School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) participated in Park(ing) Day at two locations in Baltimore city on September 19th.  According to parkingday.org, PARK(ing) Day is an annual open-source global event where citizens, artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. At 834 W. 36th Street in Hamden, students from the …

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BSAED Sophomore wins 2014 Design Competition

Architecture and Environmental Design sophomore and American Institute of Architect student (AIAS) representative, Marvin Oduro, and his three teammates from Virginia Tech, Catholic University of America and Howard University have won the 2014 Inter-School Design Competition on September 14. The one-day design charrette is held annually at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC. Participants are architecture students from the region’s six design …

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