The FIU School of Architecture Spring 2014 Graduate Awards ceremony took place on Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at the Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture building. The ceremony was a celebration for the graduates, as the SOA faculty wished them the best in their professional careers post-academia. The Graduate Awards ceremony, also, recognized graduates of outstanding academic merit and service to the FIU community. On that same day, the Spring 2014 graduates from the School of Architecture walked with their cap and gown and received their degrees at FIU’s U.S. Century Bank Arena.
The FIU School of Architecture (SOA) emphasizes student-centered education. To achieve this, the FIU SOA combines the best of both worlds: the expansive experience of a large state university, and the more nuanced, personalized education of a smaller university setting. These attributes were well conveyed at
The following students were recognized by the FIU College of Architecture + The Arts Department of Architecture.
Lourdes Picanes, President of AIAS
Eneida Pinon, President of Alpha Rho Chi
Renate Paris, President of Tau Sigma Delta
Amira Ajlouni, Leadership and Planning of the Eco-Couture Fashion Show
Graduate Certificate in Architectural History, Theory and Criticism
Master Project Award
“Urbanism in Downtown Miami:” Gray Read
“From Flagrant Objects to Discrete Networks:” Eric Goldemberg
“Transition and Redevelopment of the Guantanamo Naval Base in Cuba:” Jaime Canaves
“Insertions: Always in Progress:” Malik Benjamin
“Miami Beach 2100:” Marilys Nepomechie
“Light, Layering and Porosity:” Camilo Rosales
“Open Themes: Architectural Instincts:” Alfredo Andia