College of Design

Collecting rooftop data
December 11

Design for health: Student projects explore the unseen

Graduate students in architecture partner with Portland firms to research air, sound and light
Basking shark
December 2

A big shark helps two students attack water pollution

A project in a College of Design class resulted in a new kind of water filter
LED tree
November 26

A tree grows in the student union, once every 24 hours

Architecture alumni use design technology to bring an iconic Oregon tree closer to students
Xander Cuizon Tice
November 20

Product design student finds his path with hands-on work

Xander Cuizon Tice has tackled everything from furniture to weaving to gear design
The 2019 Reynolds Symposium in Portland
November 15

Syposium looks at the future of architecture education

Almost 100 attendees developed and signed the Portland Declaration on sustainability
Dan Strauss
November 14

PPPM alumnus wins a seat on the Seattle City Council

Dan Strauss wants to invest in city infrastructure and ensure sustainable development
November 13

College of Design names inaugural Oregon Places prize winner

The College of Design and Places Journal honored Sara Jensen Carr of Northeastern University
2018 Outstanding Empoyees Awards reception
November 8

Eleven employees earn 2019 Outstanding Employee Awards

Recipients will be honored at a Nov. 21 reception at the Ford Alumni Center
Janet Woodruff-Borden
October 31

Janet Woodruff-Borden named to top academic affairs job

The Graduate School dean and vice provost will become executive vice provost Nov. 12
Transit station
October 18

PPPM launches new doctorate in planning and public affairs

The program will train students to conduct rigorous research to inform policy and practice