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STUDENT DIGEST

Week of May 18, 2015
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ANNOUNCEMENTS
FROM YOUR ACADEMIC ADVISORS

Summer I Academic Calendar
Summer II Academic Calendar

Upcoming:
August 8 - Web drop/add reopens for Fall Semester 2015
August 24 - Classes Begin
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SCHOOL NEWS

As part of the 27th annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF), the Virginia Tech Center for Design Research will showcase experimental student work developed with emerging digital technology. The exhibition explores the potential for digital fabrication to enable new modes of architecture, design, and education. 

Architecture faculty leading the project are Nathan King, Bob Dunay, and Chip Clark. Fourth year architecture students who have produced work for the project are Aspen Brown, Rajkomal Chowdhury, Mykayla Fernandes, Kelly McCarthy, David Scurry, Sarah Spanski, Shannon Standish, Agnes Warneford-Thomson, and Nicole Valentin.

Also highlighted in the exhibition is Brian Kato, 5th year arch student, who will present his work titled "Articulating Lens," and David Kolodziej, 5th year arch student, presentingg his work titled "Porous Wall." 

See the full article here.

COMPETITIONS

Previously posted competitions, still available:
Bike Rack Contest  flyer  May 31, 2015
Leicester B. Holland Prize 2015  May 31, 2015
ARCHmedium "Ohrid Watersports Club" competition  June 15, 2015
Peterson Prize 2015  June 30, 2015
UIA-HYP Cup 2015  flyer  June 30, 2015 
2015 HALS Challenge  July 31, 2015
First Annual Contest for Architecture Grads July 31, 2015

SCHOLARSHIPS & OPPORTUNITIES

NEW - A message from the ACSA:
The ACSA has las launched an exciting new initiative: #IMADETHAT. Our member schools are doing important work and we want the world to see it. #IMADETHAT is phase one of our campaign to show the impact of studying architecture and to showcase the talent of students, alumni, and faculty. #IMADETHAT will be the basis for building awareness for prospective students, parents, and others, and ultimately for connecting them back to our member schools' websites and admissions information.

The concept is simple, but the impact is powerful:
We are encouraging students and faculty ti use the hashtags #IMADETHAT and share an image of what they are making in architecture school via Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or Vine. It can be anything from an early ideas sketch to a final thesis project. Trag it, and we will feature it on IMADETHAT.com. These visuals will also become part of the second phase of the communication campaign this fall. 
Previously posted opporunities, still available:
Fueling the Future of Footwear  May 24, 2015
Green Building Leadership Camp  May 25, 2015
The Beaux-Arts Academy  June 1, 2015
The Halucinated Scholarship  June 1, 2015
The Industrial Frabrics Foundation Scholarships  June 5, 2015
Customised Cities Summer School June 26, 2015
Post-Industrial Landscapes July 6, 2015
Nemetschek Vectorworks Scholarships  July 30, 2015
MAC-ISA Annual Meeting Scholarships  August 28, 2015

Scholarships in Memory of Dr. Frank Santamour  September 4, 2015
 

JOB POSTINGS

NEW - Intern
If you're interested in working for a firm in Maine, contact Charles Early at charles@lewisandmalm.com.
NEW - Landscape Designer/Architect
A private award winning landscape design/build firm in Northern Virginia is seeking a qualified landscape design candidate with zero to three years of experience. more
NEW - Junior Project Architect
MG2 partners with businesses around the world to create meaningful transformation through architectural services, planning, interior design, brand strategy, and consulting services. MG2 is consistently ranked among the largest architecture firms in the nation and among the top retail design firms in the world. more
Previously posted jobs, still available:
Jim O'Brien Architecture & Interiors - Project Manager  posting
Full/Part Time Positions Available - Dwell Design Studio  posting
Menefee Architecture - Architect/Intern Architect  posting
O'Brien & Keane - Intern 2  posting
Fund for the Public Interest - Summer Jobs for the Environment  posting
William McFonough + Partners - JR Designers + Interns  posting
Urban, Ltd. - Landscape Architect/Designer Entry Level  posting
Goebel - Summer Internship  posting
RRMM - Intern Architect  posting
Sunnyfields - Showroom Manager  posting
Kalu Yala - Sustainability Internship in Panama  posting
JKF Architecture - Intern Architect  posting
Ethan Allen - Design Consultant  posting
Evergreene Homes - Entry Level Architect  posting
Sanders Designs - Intern Architect  posting
BB+M Architecture - Intern (Entry Level) Architect  posting
Winks Snowa Architects - Architectural Intern  posting
Armstrong - Entry Level Solution Sales Specialist  posting
FOX Architects - Staff Designer  posting

SCHOOL EVENTS

NYC Social
Monday, May 18
6-9pm
Hafele New York Showroom at Madison Square Park, 25 East 26th Street, NY, NY

In celebration of our exhibit at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair ICFF Booth #2860, we're having a NYC Social with Hafele New York. eventbrite link
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