Making Public Spaces Matter | Ariel Fry '20 MS Urban Planning
Ariel Fry recalls walking in downtown Tucson one day seven years ago, thinking about how unfriendly the landscape was. Not the Sonoran Desert landscape—being from the small town of Ajo, Arizona, she was familiar with the rugged and beautiful desert.Read the Story »
CAPLA Hosts One-of-a-Kind, Interactive Job Interview Fair
Featuring design, planning, construction and engineering firms from across the country, the Job Interview Fair is CAPLA’s showcase professional development event for undergraduate and graduate students.Read the Story »
Research & Practice
Architecture Professor Wins ASCA 2020 Collaborative Practice Award for Design/Build Project
Associate Professor of Architecture Christopher Trumble guided CAPLA students in the design and creation of SLUG, the Sustainability Laboratory and Urban Garden at Tucson’s CITY High School.Read the Story »
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CAPLA is a leader in built environment innovation within a Research I institution. We excel in teaching, research and service in a transformational learning environment.
In the School of Architecture, we offer accredited undergraduate (B. Arch) and graduate (M. Arch) degrees, plus the MS Arch for those seeking a research focus.
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