Topic: School of Architecture

UT Architecture Team Wins HUD Affordable Housing Competition

April 27, 2016
HUD Winners

A team of graduate students from the UT Austin School of Architecture won the competition for its plan to redevelop a public housing project in Santa Barbara, California.

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The Longhorn Maker Movement

Dec. 14, 2015
Students 3D Printing in the Longhorn Maker Studio

From soldering and woodworking to 3D printing and robotics, the "maker" activities available on campus are as varied as the students driving the Maker culture.

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Students Build Solar-Powered Home

Oct. 8, 2015
Students designed and built a solar-powered home for the 2015 Solar Decathlon.

More than 60 students from The University of Texas at Austin and the Technische Universität München (TUM) in Germany have spent two years imagining how to power our homes and keep our day-to-day lives running on light from the sun. Now, as part of the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon, the solar-powered home they designed and built is on display in California, where judges will score the team's work.

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UT Austin Students Build High-Efficiency, Solar-Powered Home

Aug. 31, 2015
Nexushaus Rendering

A team of students from the Cockrell School of Engineering and the School of Architecture at UT Austin and the Technische Universität München (TUM) in Germany will showcase Nexushaus, a modular, solar-powered home they designed and constructed for the U.S. DOE's Solar Decathlon competition.

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Beyond Textbooks: High-tech Tools Help Students Build

Feb. 2, 2015
Beyond Textbooks: High-tech Tools Help Students Build, Create

From robot parts to works of art, maker spaces across the Forty Acres are inspiring students. Check out where students are bringing their ideas to life.

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