Danielle S. Willkens, PhD, Assoc AIA, FRSA and visiting assistant professor of architecture at Auburn since 2014, has been awarded the prestigious H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellowship by the Society of Architectural Historians. This $50,000 award allows an emerging scholar to travel anywhere in the world for one year to gain firsthand experience of architecture and landscapes. For more, click here.
“Homage to Malevich,” a quilt created by Sheri Schumacher, associate professor emerita, has been accepted for exhibition at the QuiltCon West Conference sponsored by the Modern Quilt Guild in Pasadena, California, February 18-21. The largest modern quilt show in the world, QuiltCon West will feature 375 quilts from more than 1,340 entries. For more about QuiltCon West, click here.
Auburn fifth-year Architecture / Interior Architecture dual degree student, Sarah Wahlgren was elected National President of the American Institute of Architecture Students for 2016-2017. Read more here.