Skip to main content


SAP Regents' Professor and Lecturer Announced
January 24, 2019


The dean of the School of Architecture and Planning (SAP) has announced the upcoming round of Regents’ Professorship and Regents’ Lectureship. Kuppu Iyengar was named as the Regents&#…

Finding Rural in Deming, New Mexico
January 5, 2019


Far to the southwest part of the state, just above the boot-heel, a group of interdisciplinary and collaborative University of New Mexico scholars are exploring how architecture and design are impacti…

National accolade for SA&P student
January 4, 2019

winning design award

A UNM graduate student is bringing national attention to the School of Architecture and Planning.

Ke Vaughn Harding was recently honored with a 2018 Society of American Registered Architects (SARA) N…


Giving children the power for their education
February 25, 2019

Anne Taylor Headshot

The idea started on a beach in Mexico. A dozen school-age children were scattered along the sand, darting between the waves and collecting seashells in the tails of their shirts. But only certain shel…


Make money and earn credit
March 3, 2019

'Design. Build. Bank' focus of spring break class at UNM's Innovation Academy

Spend your spring break creating ways to make money instead of finding ways to spend it. The UNM Innovation Academy,…

Inspiring a generation of Navajo students
February 21, 2019

g blackgoat

A University of New Mexico alumna hopes to become one of only a select few female Navajo licensed architects in the world.

Geraldene Blackgoat is now one step closer to that goal, after rec…


Place and Poetry: Nora Wendl
May 14, 2019



Although Edith Farnsworth is the patron of one of the 20th century’s most celebrated buildings—the Farnsworth House designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe in Plano, Illinois—…

UNM’s Tamarind Institute hosts two-day sale
April 5, 2019

UNM’s Tamarind Institute hosts two-day sale on Friday and Satruday, April 5 and 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sale features final impressions, slightly damaged and or highly discou…

Professor Maniatis exhibits self-portrait showcase
April 2, 2019

maniatis showcase

A lecturer at the UNM School of Architecture and Planning (SA&P) is now the subject of a fine arts exhibition.

More than four dozen self-portraits by Efthimios Maniatis, SA&P lecturer, are on exhibit…



LA Team Lands Ripple Award
November 27, 2019


A big congratulations goes out to Laura Dieguez and Thuy Tran for the runner up placement in the UNM Ripple Competition in Istanbul, Turkey. They will receive $250 for their win. They worked incredibl…

Historic shadows in a glass house
November 4, 2019

Nora Wendl

Reclaiming the lost narrative of a mid-century American feminist

By Rachel Whitt

An American doctor and pioneering researcher of her time; a German architect seeking commissions and recognition in th…

Work In Progress
October 29, 2019