Title: DCP news
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Title: DCP news
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Language: English
Creator: College of Design, Construction & Planning, University of Florida
Publisher: College of Design, Construction & Planning
Place of Publication: Gainesville, Fla.
Publication Date: September 25, 2009
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College of Design
Construction & Planning

Sept. 25, 2009

Not your typical summer

Find us on

UF College of Design,
Construction and Planning

The Gallery1

The UF Solar Decathlon Team had a busy summer:
flying a model to Madrid and deconstructing the McCredie house
(above) to salvage building materials for its house.



Follow the team's progress on its website
and Facebook page as it works toward the
competition finale in Madrid next spring.

DCP News


We have added many new
images to our gallery
during the summer
See the photos

To submit photos for the
college gallery, e-mail Allie
Layos or Julie Frey

Read about a new project
by DCP alum, Jason
Fisher, as he visualizes a
more attractive
Jacksonville. Read
the whole story on the
college's blog.

Visit Columns

New titles

Congratulations to the following faculty for their recent promotions
and achievements:

Mark McGlothlin has been granted tenure and promoted to ARC
associate professor, and Margaret Portillo, IND chair, has been
promoted to professor.

Candy Carmel-Gilfilen, IND assistant professor, and Maruja
Torres, IND associate professor, received their LEED AP.

Marty Hylton, IND assistant professor, is the new director of the
Preservation Institute: Nantucket (view this summer's PI:N photos).

About the Editor

Alexandra Layos will be taking over as editor of DCP News.

Allie is a master's student in the College of Journalism and
Communications and the new graduate assistant for DCP
Information & Publication Services.

Originally from Pennsylvania, she spent four years in Missouri
where she received bachelor's degrees in both communications and
equestrian science from William Woods University.

She has worked at a variety of magazines and newspapers, and
spent her undergraduate years working for the college's university
relations office, writing press releases and working on the alumni
magazine. A lover of fiction, Allie also has three books published
and hopes to find time to write many more.

Allie can be reached at news@dcp.ufl.edu.

Published & Presented

Did you present at a
conference or have your-
work published this
summer? Let us know for
the Oct. 9 issue of DCP

Check out ARC professor
Gary W. Siebein's
spotlight featured on the
UF homepage for the
month of July.

Campaign time again

It's that time of year.
Starting Oct. 5, you can give online with the
UF Community Campaign.

More information coming soon.
Contact Julie Frey if you have any questions.


Architecture Lecture Series
Oct. 12: Juhani Pallasmaa, an architect and professor from
Helsinki, Finland, will present "Touching the World-Architecture and
the Senses," from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Norman Hall.

Building Construction Career Fair
Oct. 13: Each year over 100 companies and over 400 students
attend the career fair. This semester's fair will be held from 9:30 a.
m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Stephen C. O'Connell Center.

BCN Homecoming BBQ
Oct. 17: The Gators are scheduled to play Arkansas. Plan to stop
at Rinker Hall at 9:30 a.m. for a tour of Rinker Hall, the Charles R.
Perry Construction Yard and to visit with fellow alumni. BBQ runs
from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Architecture Lecture Series

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Oct. 22: Heinz Tesar, an architect and a professor from Vienna,
Austria, will present "Recent Works-Architecture of Layers," from 6
p.m. to 8 p.m. in Norman Hall.

Submit your upcoming events to the DCP News calendar.

News Tips

Please send news tips for the next issue to
Julie Frey or Allie Layos by Oct. 2.

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