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July 28, 2015
What can a team of architecture students make with 435 giant cardboard tubes? If you’re an architecture student at Portland State University, and you are lucky enough to be working on the design-build team for the new Treeline Stage for the 2015 Pickathon music festival (opening Thursday, July 30 in Happy Valley, Oregon), the answer is simple: Make a temporary, minimal-waste performance venue that will host 17 bands during the festival weekend and will leave nary a trace once the event is over. 
July 17, 2015
Art students to exhibit at opening of Orange Max Line
June 30, 2015
On the morning of June 1, 2015, the newest mini-park in Portland, known as the Fourth Avenue Parklet, was officially opened to the public at a ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring the city’s own Mayor Charlie Hales and Portland State University President Wim Wiewel.
June 26, 2015
Sergo Palleroni, Professor of Architecture and Director of PSU School of Architecture's Center for Public Interest Design, and Margarette Leite, Assistant Professor of Architecture and Fellow with the Center for Public Interest Design, have published essays in the newly released book Public Interest Design Practice Guidebook: SEED Methodology, Case Studies, and Critical Issues, Lisa M. Abendroth and Bryan Bell, editors. 
June 22, 2015
The School of Architecture is pleased to announce that Master of Architecture graduate Reid Weber is the recipient of the Dean's Student Excellence Award, which was bestowed by Dean Robert Bucker at the College of the Arts Graduation Celebration on June 14, 2015.  In his speech announcing this award, Dean Bucker said:
June 22, 2015
Portland State University's College of the Arts has awarded this year’s Kamelia Massih Outstanding Faculty Prize in the Arts to Corey Griffin, Associate Professor of Architecture.
June 19, 2015
Assistant Professor Nora Wendl’s article “Uncompromising Reasons for Going West: A Story of Sex and Real Estate, Reconsidered,” published in MIT's “Scandalous” issue of Thresholds, was recently featured on Archinect in a series called "Screen/Print."
June 17, 2015
A+D alumna and adjunct instructor receives national public art award
June 17, 2015
Neuroscience outreach group visits PSU art class
June 15, 2015
Master of Architecture student Nada Maani, who received her graduate degree on Sunday, June 14, is featured in an article in the Oregonian/OregonLive by reporter Richard Read ("PSU architecture grad Nada Maani pioneers public-interest design with plans for Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp").
June 15, 2015
Meet Maggie Heath (BFA 2015), winner of this year's Kamelia Massih Award!
June 9, 2015
Exhibited curated by kids opens at King School
June 9, 2015
2015 BFA Thesis Exhibition
May 29, 2015
Author: Wendy Culverwell, Portland Business Journal Posted by Portland Business Journal: May 29, 2015 Read the original article in the Portland Business Journal here.
May 28, 2015
PSU Architecture students and Assistant Professor Nora Wendl have designed and built a series of wooden exhibition structures to hold the inaugural exhibit for the King School Museum of Contemporary Art, a collaborative project of the PSU Art and Social Practice program, Portland Public Schools and other community groups. The “museum in a school” is one of many events and offerings of Assembly, a program of the Art and Social Practice program.
April 2, 2015
Film faculty Courtney Hermann co-produces a documentary exposing the human cost of uranium mining.
March 31, 2015
The Modular Building Institute (MBI), the national organization advancing the work of the modular construction industry, bestowed an important honor on Portland State University’s groundbreaking SAGE (Smart Academic Green Environment) Classroom project on March 15 at the MBI’s 2015 Awards of Distinction in Las Vegas.
March 20, 2015
Artist-in-Residence Program

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