Laurel McSherry Receives Research Award in Turnbull Competition
Prof. Laurel McSherry has been named one of five Research Award winners in the 2011-12 William Turnbull Competition, sponsored by the California Architectural Foundation. The five projects submitted for the competition, dealing with “Drylands Design,” have been awarded research grants of $10,000 each from the Arid Lands Institute (ALI) at Woodbury University. Research awards will be used to advance each proposal technically and to develop public policy tools. Award-winners presented their design research and the policy implications they suggest at ALI’s International Drylands Design Conference, March 22-24, 2012.