October 31, 2017

AIA Northwest & Pacific Region Design Awards

The 2017 AIA Northwest & Pacific Region Student Design Awards were announced on Thursday, October 26.  The Department of Architecture is pleased to share the news that our students took home four out of the seven awards given!


Student: Vy Nguyen
Project: Center for Wood Innovation
Faculty: Susan Jones

Award of Merit:

Student: Travis Huan
Project: Deaf-First Architecture
Faculty: Rick Mohler, Rob Peña


Student: Ariel Scholten
Project: Common Ground
Faculty: Elizabeth Golden, Rick Mohler

Students: Mike Laurencelle and Will Wheaton
Project: Designskol
Faculty: Peter Cohan and Dan Stubbergaard

Additionally, a UW-led project was recognized in the 2017 AIA Northwest & Pacific Region Design Awards!  (This means it was judged with other professional projects, not as a student project.)

Honor Award

Team: Robert Hull, Elizabeth Golden, David Miller, Yasaman Esmaili (MS Arch 2014), Chris Garland (MArch 2013)

Project: Gohar Khatoon Girls’ School