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Connections fall 2023In This Issue:

How We Learn By Doing

Skip The Grid

Future Of Planning

DLC Industry Panel

Vest Hackathon

Future Of LA

Biophilic Design

Digital Twin



Connections 2020In This Issue:

The Scholarship of Service: Making Communities More Resilient

Integration with Learning and Teaching

Activism in Architecture: Bright Dreams of Passive Energy Design

Kevin Conger: CAED Honored Alumnus of 2019

Julia Morgan: From Student to Pioneer of Concrete Construction

Honoring Our Supporters

An Ecological Master Plan for Los Angeles

DesignIntelligence Rankings at a Glance



Connections 2019In This Issue:

Design Diversity and Diversification

CAED Honored Alumnus of 2018

Goodwin Honored for Humanitarian Efforts

Choosing Construction: More Women Entering the Field

Planner/Developer Collaborations Build Workforce Housing in California

‘Earn by Doing’ Empowers Students to Succeed

Support from Industry Creates Joint Minor

Dexter Patio: Connecting People and Place



Connections 2018In This Issue:

Architecture for Hazard Mitigation

CRP Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Sustainability is More Than Being Green

Poly Grads Carry On Tradition Spurred by 1906 Disaster

An Educated Look at School Design

State-of-the-Art Facility Will Encourage Innovation and Collaboration

Abernethys Pay it Forward with $2 Million Scholarship Endowment

Austin Hearst Helps Students Map the Future



Connections 2017In this Issue:

CAED Celebrates 70 Years of Success!

2016-17 Designintelligence Rankings at a Glance

What Keeps Cal Poly's Architecture Program in the Top Five?

To Build a Village

South Africa Service Learning Program Changes Landscape and Lives

Experiences in Life and Learning Offered in Mexico

Gifts Received in SLO Paid Forward in San Miguel de Allende

New course Explores Biking, Walking, and the City



Connections 2016In This Issue:

Faculty and Students Learn by Teaching

Solar Cal Poly INhouse Wins Third Overall in 2015 Solar Decathlon

Sustainable Environments Nationally Recognized

Construction Management Service Learning

Courtyard Renovation Involves the Entire CAED Family

Building Sandcastles Teaches Others to Learn

Strategic Affordable Housing

Campus as a Living Laboratory



Connections 2015In This Issue:

Solar Decathlon 2015 Interdisciplinary Team Competes

Imagining Poly Learn by Doing Commons

CRP Studio Wins APA Awards for Milpitas Project

Seismic Team Shakes Up the Competition

Students Exhibit Work at AiA Convention in Chicago

Orphanage Project Earns ASLA National Award

Jim and Kim Grant – Leaving a Legacy for Others



Connections 2014In This Issue:

Associate Dean Zweifel, Alumnus Emanuele Barelli Awarded Hasslein Medal

Meet Paul Hamalian, CAED’s Honored Alumnus for 2013

Making Progress in Haiti: Professor Mwangi’s Efforts Pay Off

Prof David Watts and Students Build South African Playground

Community-Based Studios Aid Communities and Enrich Hands-on Lessons

CAED Student, Faculty Events Advance the Field of Design



Connections 2013In This Issue:

Q&A With Christine Theodoropoulos

ARCE Students Build World’s Largest Portable Telescope

Erhart Agriculture Bridge Turns 30 Amid Alumni Fanfare

Landscape Architecture Alum Reinvents Himself - and Earth’s Living Spaces

Architecture Students Turn Post-industrial Waste into Office/Retail ‘Flexible Modules’

Out of the Ashes: Allen Meskimen’s Award-winning Thesis Project Emerges



Connections 2012In This Issue:

Expanding the Power of Learn by Doing

The World Visits Cal Poly; Cal Poly Visits the World

CAED 2011 Honored Alum David J. Gilmore Inherits Architect Grandfather’s DNA

City Planner Joseph A. Horwedel and San Jose, California

ARCE Alumnus Robert H. Desautels Aims to Raise the Stature of the Design Profession

Landscape Architecture Alum Randalle Hunt Moore Helps Clean Up, Rebuild Louisiana

Architecture Alum Ted Hyman Builds a Sustainable Future



Connections 2010In This Issue:

Collaboration is Who We Are

The Simpson Strong-Tie Lab Opens to Enthusiastic Crowd

Joni Janecki Takes Cues from Natural Surroundings for her Landscape Designs

Tim Yeun’s Journey from China and Ecuador to Cal Poly Leads to Success at Burkett & Wong Engineers

Jim Grant’s passions are his Work and Giving Back to Benefit Future Builders

Bruce Bolander’s Airy Architectural Designs Invite the Outside In



Connections 2009In This Issue:

CAED Strategic Plan Ensures that Coursework Brims with Enriching Experiences

Decades After its Groundbreaking, Hearst Building Soars to New Heights

Wally Gordon Tackles School and Public Sector Projects at DLM Architects

Helen Park Utilizes her Architecture Background to ‘Choreograph Water’

Lorcan O’Herlihy’s Early Interest in the Style Inspires the Architect’s Award-Winning Work

Michelle Kam-Biron Touts Wood’s Longterm Renewable and Sustainable Qualities




Connections 2008In This Issue:

CAED Alumni: Recognizing their Core Strength and Clear Vision

Construction Management Celebrates New Construction Innovations Center

Global Influence: The 'Big Picture' inspires architect Ernesto Vasquez

Bruce Danziger’s Projects Treat Viewers Worldwide to Visionary Structural Patterns

Landscape Architect Susan Van Atta Proves that Environmentally Healthy ‘Does Not Equal Sacrifice’

Architect Darrell ‘Rocky’ Rockefeller has Built a Culture of Teamwork and Creativity



Connections 2007In This Issue:

San Diego Architect Homer Delawie Reflects on a Fulfilling Career

Rebekah Gladson’s “Mission” Takes Her from Irvine to India – and to Points in Between

Jeff Webb's CM Degree Paved the Way to a Dream Job with Walt Disney Imagineering

2007 Honored Alumnus Mark Haselton Proves his Prowess with Concrete

Remembering Days Past



Connections 2006In This Issue:

Solar Decathlon House Wins International Award

Al Estes, New Department Head

Henri de Hahn, New Department Head

CRP Garners Community Praise and Several Awards

CM Partnerships Enhance Education

Landscape ARCH - “Best in the Nation” & Rising


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