Recent Alum Rachel LaMantia (MS.Arch, 2016) has been awarded the "Outstanding Graduate Academic Award" by UA Native American Student Affairs for her significant achievement to the establishment of the American Indian Community at UA.
Professor Nader Chalfoun (Architecture) nominated Rachel based on her efforts developing a master's thesis on investigating a new type of housing for the Hopi Tribe that utilized traditional housing and integrated modern techniques for energy efficiency, green, and net-zero design.
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 4:00pm