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Exploring Memorial Stadium

Berkeley Connect Architecture students get a tour of the newly renovated stadium California Memorial Stadium is the home of the California Golden Bears – and one of the largest football-only stadiums in Northern California. Another unique quality? It is the only stadium built entirely on a seismic fault. The newly renovated stadium not only looks sleeker […]

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Where do design ideas come from?

Students discuss architecture and design in Havens House On February 27, 2014, Berkeley Connect Architecture students were given the rare opportunity to visit Havens House, an architectural gem now owned by the UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design, to hear Professors Jean-Pierre Protzen and Andrew Atwood speak about design and architecture. Designed in 1940 by […]

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The Building That Made Me Want To Be An Architect

Architecture professors reveal what inspire them. Professor Chow asks students to describe this image. What do you see? On February 6th, the Berkeley Connect in Architecture program invited Department Chair Tom Buresh and Associate Dean Renee Chow to answer a simple question – what building made them want to be an architect. But the answers […]

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Architecture says goodbye!

Berkeley Connect Architecture gathered together one final time to say goodbye to a great semester. Students, mentors, and Berkeley Connect Architecture faculty shared their experiences over holiday snacks and pizza! Students also signed a Berkeley Connect yearbook on the wall, leaving thank you notes for mentors and drawing/writing their favorite moments of the semester.

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