New student organization to design site for Habitat for Humanity

New student organization to design site for Habitat for Humanity

March 1, 2019

The Rural Project, a new organization in Environmental Design, seeks to engage and empower communities in rural Colorado through design-based activism. Recently, the student-run organization took a trip to Berthoud, Colorado for a project site visit.

Praxis studio takes on CU Boulder Decathlon team as client

Praxis studio takes on CU Boulder Decathlon team as client

March 1, 2019

The Environmental Design Solar Decathlon and Habitat for Humanity Metro Denver praxis studio showcased final work from students to its first client, the 2020 CU Boulder Decathlon team.

Infringe AIAS Forum Panel

ENVD architecture student hosts AIAS Forum 2018 panel discussion

Jan. 9, 2019

During last month's AIAS Forum, Ann Dang, a senior in architecture and co-president of AIAS at CU Boulder, hosted the panel discussion In-Fringe: Reinterpreting Race & Gender in Architecture.

Sound Pods by Dan Liu

Architecture student wins honorable mention in 2018 Laka Competition

Dec. 11, 2018

Dan Liu, a senior architecture student, won an honorable mention in the 2018 Laka Competition.

Boulder Teahouse restoration fall 2018

Boulder Teahouse restoration course to publish book

Dec. 10, 2018

This fall, Shawhin Roudbari, assistant professor at the Program in Environmental Design, led the history and historiography course that took on restoring the Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse. His students are now working in small groups to write six chapters of architectural theory and criticism for a book that will give readers...

Majed Al-Ghamdi

ENVD student wins Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition

Dec. 3, 2018

Majed Alghamdi, an ENVD sophomore, was awarded the 2018 winner of the HKS award for best hand delineation by a student hand, from the AIA Dallas Ken Roberts Memorial Delineation Competition.

Denver Botanic Gardens Ticket booth

Mayor Hancock Announces 2018 Mayor’s Design Awards Winners

Nov. 8, 2018

Mayor Michael B. Hancock will honor 17 projects for excellence in architecture, design and place-making during the 2018 Mayor’s Design Awards ceremony tonight at 6 p.m. at the Chambers Grant Salon of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.

Pastificio mobile pasta cart

Senior Studio Designs Pasta Mobile for Local Client

Oct. 1, 2018

This fall, Senior Instructor Jade Polizzi's senior architecture studio will be constructing a mobile pasta cart for Pastificio.

Brian Vogt speaking to Ehly's praxis class.

Praxis Studios Design for Denver Botanic Gardens

May 22, 2018

Each spring, Environmental Design offers praxis studios for third-year students, giving them experience in solving real-world problems by serving groups and organizations in Boulder and surrounding communities.

Children playing on a playground built by 18 student in the Program of Environmental Design in Lakewood, Colorado.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Student-built Playground in Denver

June 1, 2017

A new Denver-area playground designed and built by 18 students in the University of Colorado Boulder Program in Environmental Design (ENVD) will celebrate its grand opening on Saturday, June 3, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.