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The University of Oklahoma College of Architecture prides itself on providing students with a dynamic professional education in Architecture, Construction Science, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Regional and City Planning and Environmental Design through a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs in interdisciplinary and collaborative settings emphasizing excellence in education, research and service to the community.

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Topographical 3D Map of Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon Nearing Completion


Students and Faculty working with the Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial Museum and Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon are almost finished working on a topographical model of the marathon route. Landscape Architecture students are using the project to try and increase awareness and participation in the Memorial Marathon that is held each year, in April.

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Interim Dean, Hans Butzer: Introduction

Dear Students, Staff, Faculty, Alumni and Supporters of the College,

In the wake of the recent passing of our respected leader Charles W. Graham, I am truly honored and humbled to serve as the new Interim Dean of the University of Oklahoma College of Architecture. I look forward to working with all of you to continue our mission of interdisciplinary and collaborative work emphasizing excellence in education, research and service to the community. Dean Graham laid a stout foundation for our College, and it is my intention to build on that as we prepare to take new steps towards our bright future.

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College of Architecture Mourns the Passing of Dean Charles Graham

Dean Charles Graham

Friends and Family of the College of Architecture,

It is with great sadness that we announce the untimely passing of Dean Charles W. Graham. He was recruited to lead the OU College of Architecture in 2008 whereby his leadership made an immediate positive impact on the college, university and the architecture profession in Oklahoma. He enriched the lives of so many students and faculty during his time with us. He will be deeply missed.

Services for Dean Graham will be Saturday, February 20, 2016, 2:00 pm at Bethel Baptist Church, located at 1717 W. Lindsey St. in Norman, OK. There will be a reception following the service at the church. There will be viewing Friday, February 19, 11:00 am until 8:00 pm, at Havenbrook Funeral Home located at 3401 Havenbrook St.  The family will be in attendance from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm.


In lieu of flowers, the Graham family has asked that donations be made to the Dean Charles W. Graham Memorial Scholarship.

Interior Design Division Students Win Interior Design Educators Council's Video Competition

Four students from the Interior Design division at the OU College of Architecture won First Place at the Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC) 2016 Video Competition. The theme of this years competition was "Interior Designers in Action". Students, Ashley Kime, Kylie Cowan, Paige McCumber and Sarah Flottman won for their video project titled: "Turning on the Green Light". Congratulations to them for their great work!

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OU Success at Associated Schools of Construction Region Five Student Competition


The 2016 OU Design-Build domestic team, comprised of Construction Science and Architecture students, placed 1st at the recent 2016 Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Region V Design-Build Student Competition in Dallas, TX. Read More

OU College of Architecture Center for Middle Eastern Architecture and Culture to Host Symposium on Iranian City of Isfahan


Architects and urban planning experts from around the world will headline a symposium focused on the Iranian city of Isfahan’s evolution as a model of urban planning. The University of Oklahoma College of Architecture’s Center for Middle Eastern Architecture and Culture’s Isfahan Symposium is set for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 29 and 30 in the Buskuhl Gallery of Gould Hall on the OU Norman campus. The event is complimentary and open to the public. Read More.

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