* Photo by Emmanuel Monzon

Tackling Wicked Problems
2017-2018 Designing Healthy Places Student Competition

Sponsors: National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
                 American Institute of Architects (AIA)
                 Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA)

O‘Ahu Ahupua‘A : Connecting Land, Water, and People

Students: Khoa Nguyen & Valerie Nica Ribao, University of Hawaii At Manoa
Faculty: Sara Carr, University of Hawaii At Manoa


The Leveed Retreat

Student: Giovanni Coakley, Louisiana State University
Faculty: Kristopher Palagi, Louisiana State University


The Village in the City: LA Millennial Housing

Student: Miguel Mendez, California Polytechnic State University
Faculty: Alex Hirsig, California Polytechnic State University


Caregive + Caretake

Student: Jane Casson, Dalhousie University
Faculty: Elisa Dainese, Dalhousie University


Karst Urbanism: A Generative Ecological Urban Framework

Students: Thomas Klein & Shuailin Wu, Washington University in St. Louis
Faculty: Linda C. Samuels & Paola Aguirre, Washington University in St. Louis


Academy of Art University, Arizona State University, Auburn University, Boston Architectural College, California Polytechnic State University, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Carleton University, City College of New York, Clemson University, Cornell University, Dalhousie University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Holy Spirit University of Kaslik, James Madison University, Kansas State University, Kennesaw State University, Louisiana State University, Mississippi State University, New York Institute of Technology, NewSchool of Architecture and Design, Norwich University, Pennsylvania State University, Portland State University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Savannah College of Art and Design, Temple University, Texas Tech University, The Ohio State University, Tongji University, University At Buffalo, SUNY, University of Florida, University of Hawaii At Manoa, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, University of Kansas, University of Kentucky, University of Louisiana – Lafayette, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, University of New Mexico, University of Oregon, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, University of Texas At San Antonio, University of Virginia, University of Waterloo, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Washington University in St. Louis