December 05, 2018

An article, Post-Occupancy Testing of Thermal Dynamics of Design-Build Residences in Tucson, Arizona, by Professor Mary Hardin has been published in the TAD journal (Technology | Architecture + Design).The article examines...

November 01, 2018

Eduardo Guerrero, Senior Lecturer and a member of CAPLA’s Diversity Committee, earned a “Leader in Classroom Diversity & Inclusion” certificate from UA’s Office for Diversity and Inclusive Excellence, the first...

November 01, 2018

A grant proposal submitted by Assistant Professor Courtney Crosson to the National Institute for Transportation & Communities has received funding through the Institute’s Small Starts program.Courtney’s research...

October 31, 2018

Assistant Professor Aletheia Ida is having a very busy fall semester so far: She made two presentations at the Advanced Building Skins Conference in Bern, Switzerland on October 2nd: “Dynamic Regenerative Integrated...

October 31, 2018

Recently promoted to Assistant Professor of Practice, Bob Vint is doing all he can to live up to his new title! Below he reports on some his firm’s most recent projects:Bob recently wrote a guest editorial for the...

October 24, 2018

CAPLA won big at this year's AIA Western Mountain Region Design Awards:DUST (Former Lecturer Cade Hayes and Assistant Professor of Practice Jesús Robles):Honor Award for Casa CalderaMerit Award for Tucson Mountain RetreatCitation Award for...

October 23, 2018

Several former and current CAPLA faculty won big at the 2018 AIA Western Mountain Region Design Awards: DUST (former Lecturer Cade Hayes and Assistant Professor of Practice Jesús Robles):Honor Award for Casa Caldera Merit Award for Tucson...

October 23, 2018

Professor Nader Chalfoun, Lecturer Colby Moeller, and recent graduate Ivan Gaxilola (MS.Arch 2016) have published “Architectural Implementation of Vegetated Cover From Agriculture for Restoring Human Thermal Comfort and Mitigating the Urban...

October 17, 2018

Assistant Professor Clare Robinson was elected in May 2018 to join the Board of the Architecture Research Centers Consortium (ARCC). ARCC is an international association of architectural research centers committed to the expansion of the...

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