Congratulations to all our students for a great 2013-2014 school year and best wishes to all our graduates! It is with great pride that we announce this year list of students deserving special recognition this year:

Alpha Rho Chi Medal (B.Arch.) Andrea Young
Alpha Rho Chi Medal (M.Arch.) Joseph Palmer
American Institute of Architects, Design Excellence Awards:

  • ARC 301: Best in Studio Alex Mayer
  • ARC 302: 2nd Place Overall Katie Roch
  • ARC 401: 1st Place Overall Lisa Martinez
  • ARC 451a: Overall 5th Placce (tie) Group:  Abdulla Alnuaimi, Taylor Arnold, Dengjie Chen, Andrew Cusick, Adam Ferguson, Cheng Huang, Enrique Lopez, Bradley Meyerson, Andrea Rose, Roshelle Stahl, Eric Sterner, Sophia Urbaez, Christopher Waters, Mekael Wesley-Rosa
  • ARC 451a: Honorable Mention Group:  Erika Blank, Joseph DeBenney, Peng Gao, Ryan Hanes, Claudia Hapenciuc, Michelle Leonard, Nikota Litzin, Dai Long Ma, Stephanie Oleksa, Miriam Strauss, Michael Vo
  • ARC 451: 5th place and Best in Show Student Group: James Carrico, Amelia Elliott, Trenton Gligorovic, Camilo Gonzalez Verdu, C.J. Graves, Mathew Grove, David Kim, Tiffany Johnson, Chris Maltez, Canaan Martin, Prabhjeet Matharoo, Luke Muthart, Petra Navratilova, Jared Niles, Ben Rishel, Ryan Sasso, Janeth Vega Flores, Kattaune Sobhani, Ivan Velasquez, Grace Vera, Jim Wright, Andrea Young
  • ARC 452:  Honorable Mention  David Kim, and Best in Show Christopher Pela
  • ARC 510b: Best in Studio Zach Kutchin
  • ARC 510c: Best in Studio  Zach Kutchin
  • ARC 510d: Best in Studio  Kimia Pakfar
  • ARC 510e: 3rd Place Overall Suzan Borazjani
  • ARC 510f: Best in Studio Kareem Najjar
  • ARC 601:  Best in Studio  Elmira Shojaei, Omar Magdy Youssef, Mohamed Elzomor
  • ARC 909:  Best in Studio  Kareem Najjar

American Institute of Architects, Henry Adams Medal and Certificate of Merit (B.Arch.)  Andrea Young
American Institute of Architects, Henry Adams Medal and Certificate of Merit (M.Arch.)  Joseph Palmer
American Institute of Architects, Henry Adams Certificate of Merit (B.Arch.)  Amelia Elliott
American Institute of Architects, Henry Adams Certificate of Merit (M.Arch.)  Allison Dunn
ARCC / King Student Medal for Excellence in Architecture + Environmental Design David Kim
Architecture Graduate Student Outstanding Leadership Award  Joseph Palmer
B.Arch. Award for Achievement in Arch History + Theory Amelia Elliott
B.Arch. Award for Achievement in Building Technology  Amelia Elliott and Ben Thiltges (tie)
B.Arch. Award for Achievement in Studio  James Carrico
B.Arch. Award for Achievement in Design Communication David Kim
B.Arch. Award for Achievement in Professional Practice Jeremy Riback
Bachelor of Architecture Faculty Commendation Certificates James Carrico, Amelia Elliott, Camilo Gonzalez Verdu, Vance Goodman, Kenneth Lowe, Canaan Martin, Chris Pela, Stephanie Reed, Ben Thiltges, Andrea Young
M.Arch. Award for Achievement in Arch History + Theory Allison Dunn
M.Arch. Award for Achievement in Building Technology Kareem Najjar
M.Arch. Award for Achievement in Studio  Joseph Palmer
M.Arch. Award for Achievement in Design Communication Kareem Najjar
M.Arch. Award for Achievement in Professional Practice Allison Dunn
Master of Architecture Faculty Commendation Certificates:  Allison Dunn, Amber Haro, joseph Palmer, Ethan Yuri Rapp, Russell Simpson
Master of Architecture Prize  Kareem Najjar

Master of Science in Architecture Highest GPA:  David Tapia-Takaki and Omar Magdy Youssef
MS Architecture Best Master’s Thesis Omar Magdy Youssef
Ronald R. Gourley Award for Design Excellence  Roy Peer
School of Architecture Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Fatima Terrell
The Capstone Award David Kim
The University of Arizona Foundation Outstanding Senior David Kim
William G. Ure, III Memorial Award  Roy Peer

Date: 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 11:30am