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    The Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture honors professor Hala Nassar for accomplishments in teaching and practice

    March 24, 2020

    Hala Nassar, a professor of landscape architecture at Clemson University, is named a 2020 Fellow by the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA).

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    Clemson Professor Robert R. Hewitt named a Fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects

    February 3, 2020

    CLEMSON – Clemson University Professor Robert R. Hewitt has been elected to the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Council of Fellows. “Hewitt has consistently advanced landscape architecture, constantly seeking new challenges and contributing new knowledge through his roles as landscape architect, teacher and researcher,” said Kate Schwennsen, director of the Clemson School of Architecture, as […]

  • Clemson rises in national rankings of America’s best architecture and design schools

    October 16, 2019

    The School of Architecture at Clemson University has been named one of “America’s Best Architecture and Design Schools” by DesignIntelligence. In addition, three Clemson faculty members were named among only 29 architecture professors nationwide as the “Most Admired Educators.”

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    Clemson Extension, architecture collaborate to enhance Charleston’s Corrine Jones Park

    July 10, 2019

    When you drive 13 hours straight from New York to Charleston, there better be a payoff at the end. For some, it’s the opportunity to experience the city’s history, architectural and natural beauty, and world-class cuisine. When you drive 13 hours straight from New York to Charleston, there had better be a payoff at the end. For some, it’s the opportunity to experience the city’s history, architectural and natural beauty, and world-class cuisine. For Frances Perez and Corbin Laedlein, it was the opportunity to complete the Certification Track of Clemson Extension’s Master Rain Gardener program by helping build a rain garden and rainwater harvesting system in Corrine Jones Park.

  • College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities honors top students

    May 7, 2019

    The College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities at Clemson University recently honored its outstanding students on an occasion that Dean Richard E. Goodstein called “one of the most treasured, meaningful and highly anticipated days of the academic year.” The College’s 2019 Honors and Awards ceremony took place before an audience of parents, faculty, staff and […]

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    Clemson launches World Design Studio with universities in Egypt and China

    February 18, 2019

    Clemson University, Ain Shams University of Egypt and Huazhong Agricultural University of China are partnering to address some of today’s most pressing environmental and cultural issues through design. While the universities have participated in joint design projects in the past, leaders from the three institutions came together on Clemson’s campus today to formalize and advance their work together through the creation of the World Design Studio. This semester, participating students from each university will research how design can deter the implications of rising sea levels in Charleston, South Carolina.

  • Clemson University architecture students among most hired

    November 13, 2018

    The Clemson University architecture and landscape architecture programs have been recognized as two of the country’s “Most Hired From” by DesignIntelligence.

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    Clemson named one of America’s best architecture and design schools

    September 18, 2018

    Clemson University’s School of Architecture has been named one of “America’s Best Architecture and Design Schools” by DesignIntelligence. For the seventh consecutive year, the Master of Architecture is ranked one of the top 10 accredited architecture graduate programs at a public university.

  • Katherine "Kate" Schwennsen poses in Lee III infront of several small student mock ups

    Clemson’s School of Architecture director recognized with ‘18 Educator Honor Award

    August 8, 2018

    Katherine Schwennsen, FAIA, professor and director of Clemson University’s School of Architecture, has been named an American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) 2018 Educator Honor Award winner.

  • Clemson partners with Duke to develop drone-deterring solutions for public spaces

    October 13, 2017

    Knowing there is growing need for affordable technology to detect and deter drones, the National Science Foundation has awarded Clemson and Duke universities with a $750,000, three-year grant to create a more economical solution for public spaces. The effectiveness of their designs will be tested at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park and Sarah P. Duke Gardens.

  • Clemson architecture programs earn top 20 ranking

    September 26, 2017

    Clemson University’s Master of Architecture (No. 20) and Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (No. 17) have both placed in the top 20 on DesignIntelligence’s annual survey “America’s Best Architecture and Design Schools.” The graduate program also was ranked ninth in the country for its focus area in Architecture + Health.

  • John Blackburn looks off into the distance standing in front of a horse stall.

    Building a new field

    September 20, 2017

    Although architecture may be a traditional Clemson degree, John Blackburn is far from a standard architect. John graduated from Clemson in 1969 and created his own career in equine facility design.

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    College announces consolidation of two departments

    April 11, 2017

    The College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities announced today that its undergraduate and graduate programs in landscape architecture will move from being a stand-alone department to become part of the School of Architecture. The Bachelor of Landscape Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture programs are housed in Lee Hall alongside allied design programs in architecture. […]

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    Clemson architecture and landscape architecture ranked among nation’s best

    September 30, 2016

    Clemson University programs in architecture and landscape architecture have been named among the nation’s best in an annual ranking of accredited programs in the United States

  • Clemson and S.C. State students chat after a meeting on the Orangeburg campus to talk about architectural ideas for a new student center. A 3-D model is seen in the foreground.

    Partnering with S.C. State to re-imagine the Orangeburg campus

    August 4, 2016

    It may seem unusual for college students to work on a campus planning or development project for another institution, but Clemson and South Carolina State University students have teamed up on just such an idea.