news
WAAC Shorts: Invisible Studios
news
Next Generation Architects: 7th Annual Thesis Showcase
faculty
Li Ren, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+CRA
Visiting Lecturer
students
Master of Architecture (M.Arch.) Thesis and Graduation Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines
students
Graduate Architecture Program Policies
faculty
Peter VanderPoel, AIA
Adjunct Instructor
faculty
Stephanie Burcham, RA
Adjunct Instructor
faculty
Eric J. Jenkins, RA
Adjunct Instructor
news
Student Awards 2019-2020
news
AIA Virginia Prize Winners 2020
past event
Cowgill Lobby: WAAC FRAGMENTS
28 October 2019, 8:00AM
until 29 October 2019, 5:00PM
— Cowgill Hall
past event
Panel Discussion: This Building Breathes
Tales of ResilienceFAB Public Programs Series
12 November 2019
7:00PM — 601 Prince Street, 3rd Floor
special programs
The WAAC is Open for Undergraduate Applications!
past event
WAAC Information Session
9 October 2019
4:00PM — Cowgill 400
past event
Panel Discussion: Reimagining Housing for the 21st+ Century
FAB Public Programs Series
17 October 2019
7:00PM — 601 Prince Street, 3rd Floor
past event
Industrial Design Alumni + Student Social
28 September 2019
3:00PM – 6:00PM — WAAC, 601 Prince St, Alexandria, VA
past event
2020 CASA Mexico Study Abroad Program
Steven & Cathi House
16 September 2019
2:00PM — 3rd Floor, 601 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA
past event
Envisioning the Urban Campus: Workshop and Lecture with the Gehl Studio
18 September 2019
12:00PM
news
AIA|DC Thesis Showcase Features Four WAAC Alumni
faculty
Milia Boroyevich
Adjunct Instructor
news
5th Year Thesis Coming to Life with BarkHAUS
courses
WAAC Fall 2020 Courses
news
WAAC Students Raising Funds for Their Debut in New York
The Zebra
past event
Talk and Book Signing: How Drawings Work
Susan Piedmont-Palladino
30 May 2019
12:30PM — National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.
past event
WAAC Spring Celebration 2019
10 May 2019
6:00PM – 9:00PM — 1001 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA
news
Letter from A+D Director, Hunter Pittman, about the 2019 DesignIntelligence Surveys
past event
Final Awards Ceremony
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
29 April 2019
1:30PM — The Lyceum, 201 S. Washington St., Alexandria, VA
past event
Manuel Pérez-Romero
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
22 April 2019
1:30PM — west room, washington-alexandria center
past event
Jana Vandergoot
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
15 April 2019
1:30PM — west room, washington-alexandria center
past event
Ryan Pieper
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
8 April 2019
1:30PM — west room, washington-alexandria center
past event
Jaimie Van Mourik
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
1 April 2019
1:30PM — west room, washington-alexandria center
past event
Rick Schneider
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
25 March 2019
1:30PM — west room, washington-alexandria center
past event
Rick Schneider
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
18 March 2019
1:30PM — West Room, Washington-Alexandria Center
past event
Theresa Mozinski, "Escuela sin Fronteras"
Monday Forum @ the WAAC
4 March 2019
1:30PM — West Room, Washington-Alexandria Center
admissions
WAAC Application for VT B.Arch Students
past event
Susan Piedmont-Palladino & Bill Green: Post-Screening Discussion of Rams
Architecture & Design Film Festival
23 February 2019
2:45PM – 4:30PM — National Building Museum, Washington, DC
past event
Fall 2018 End of Semester Open House + Exhibition
7 December 2018
6:00PM – 9:00PM — Washington Alexandria Architecture Center
alumni
Structural Technology for Practicing and Intern Architects
Oct. 6-7, 2018
Alexandria, VA
faculty
Marcelo Stamm, Ph.D.
Professor
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research
Virginia Tech to unveil the next smart, sustainable modular home
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courses
WAAC Past Course Descriptions
research
Selected WAAC Master's Thesis Projects
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Contact the WAAC
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First Day of Classes
Fall 2018 Semester
20 August 2018
8:00AM
faculty
Marinela Fula
Administrative Assistant
faculty
Marlene Koenig
WAAC Librarian
faculty
Stephanie Woodson
Administrative and Program Associate
faculty
Idiris Hagi
Junior System Administrator
faculty
Marcia Feuerstein, Ph.D., AIA
Associate Professor
faculty
Paul Emmons, Ph.D., RA
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
faculty
Jaan Holt
Patrick and Nancy Lathrop Professor Emeritus
faculty
Susan C. Piedmont-Palladino, RA
Director, Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center
faculty
David Lever, Ph.D., RA, DA
Adjunct Instructor
faculty
Matthew Dreher
Adjunct Instructor
faculty
Randall Mars, AIA
Adjunct Instructor
faculty
Ryan Pieper
Collegiate Associate Professor
faculty
Samer Bitar
Adjunct Instructor
faculty
Scott Archer, AIA, LEED AP ND
Adjunct Instructor
degrees
Master of Science in Architecture, concentration in Urban Design
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students
MS.Arch. Program Policies, Procedures and Guidelines
special programs
WAAC Firm Advisory Board
Meet the WAAC FAB
locations
The Gallery Apartments
WAAC Student Housing
news
Paul Emmons named CAUS Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
past event
VT Alumni Social at 2018 AIA Conference, New York City
21 June 2018
7:00PM — New York Hilton Midtown
courses
LAR 5164: Tectonics of Landscape Architecture I
courses
LAR 5304G: Advanced Topics in Landscape Architecture
courses
LAR 5334: Landscape Architecture History
courses
LAR 5364: Tectonics of Landscape Architecture III
courses
LAR 5724: Applied Studies in Landscape Architecture Research
courses
ARCH 5115, 5116: Media and The Environment Workshop
courses
ARCH 5134: Topics in Architecture History and Theory
courses
ARCH 5624: Urban Design Seminar
courses
ARCH 5705, 5706: Architecture and Urbanism Seminar
courses
ARCH 4114: Ideas, Concepts, and Representations of Architecture
courses
ARCH 4164: Computer Applications in Design
courses
ARCH 4214: Topics in Architecture History and Theory
courses
ARCH 4304: Topics in Design Methods
courses
ARCH 3514: Design-Related Media
courses
ARCH 4044: Professional Practice
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news
Landscape Architecture Faculty and Students Receive ASLA Potomac Chapter Awards
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Jaan Holt Honored with Emeritus Status
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Susan Piedmont-Palladino Named Director of Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center
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A+D Faculty, Students, and Alumni Recognized in Washington, DC AIA Design Competition
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Virginia Tech Students on Team Receiving Honorable Mention in ULI Hines Student Competition
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Girls in Technology Scholarship Winner Experiences the Field of Architecture at the WAAC
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Jaan Holt Steps Down as Director of the Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center
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Virginia Tech Student Wins 2015 AIA Virginia Prize Competition
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Alumni, Students, and Faculty Recognized in 2015 AIA Virginia Design Awards
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In Memoriam: J. Thomas Regan
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Susan Piedmont-Palladino Receives 2014 Wieb Award for Architecture in the Public Interest
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WAAC Expands Library with Marco Frascari Collection
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Holt and Hollander Receive AIA NoVa Chapter Award
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VT Team Wins Casey Tree Farm Design Competition
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In Memoriam: Marco Frascari, Architetto
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Studio Makes Installation at Smithsonian
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Masonic Amphitheatre, Designed and Built by Architecture Students, Named Building of the Year
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A+D Faculty and Students Among Honorees in Charles W. Steger Design Competition
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Landscape Architecture Student Chosen as Olmsted Scholar
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Architecture faculty, students, and alumni honored by Virginia Society, AIA
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Architecture professor helps shape new Martin Luther King memorial
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Landscape Architecture Team Wins First Place in Historic American Landscapes Survey Competition
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Three Alumni Win Green Awards
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Master of Landscape Architecture student receives honor award for design
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Integrated Design Think Tank
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National Building Museum Exhibition