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    • The Death Of the Nursing Home: Improving Senior Housing 

      LaFreniere, Sean (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      This paper will focus on the Christopher Alexander identified pattern: Old People Everywhere (ALEX). The rising tide of senior citizens, the implications of solitude on health and wellbeing, and the increasing cost ...
    • Determining Standards in Inpatient Activity in Rehabilitative Medicine 

      Cestnik, Jennifer (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-08)
      The humanistic aspect of healing is a key component of rehabilitation. While improving oneà ¢ s health is a personal journey of the self, it is also a relationship with a greater public community, be it medical ...
    • Discovering Public Space: An Investigation of Portlandà à à ¢ s Civic Realm 

      Searcy, Irie (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-08)
      There are many factors that contributed to positive outdoor space. Through the evaluation of four public places in proximity to civic structures a list of design principles was created.
    • DownHome: Accommodating Identity, Ownership and Permanence in Urban Housing 

      Woehr, Melissa (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      Conceptual architectural energy program for thesis project titled "DownHome: Accommodating Identity, Ownership and Permanence in Urban Housing." This project, located in NW Portland, proposes mid-rise family-oriented ...
    • Energy Program 

      McLellan, Alison (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12)
      In response to worldwide social and environmental crises, I will design a model for contemporary living in the extreme context of Guangzhou, China. The push for China to become a world player has resulted in rapid ...
    • Energy Program for a School of Democratic Practice 

      Ruiz, Javier (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      A republic bereft of concerned citizens quickly degenerates into an oligarchy. Modern pedagogy instills apathy towards government rather than a desire to participate, facilitating this trend. A new educational paradigm ...
    • Energy Program: Intel Research Portland, Lablet Facility 

      Duensing, James R. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      This is a preliminary energy program for a "Lablet" facility in Portland, Oregon for use between Intel and regional universities. The project is located on the east side in the vicinity of Rose Quarter and Lloyd Center ...
    • Energy Program: Proposed High-Speed Rail Station, Portland, Oregon 

      Bovard, Christiaan (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      This is a preliminary energy program for a hypothetical high-speed rail station located in downtown Portland. The station will provide an increased connection to the greater Pacific Northwest while promoting an environmentally ...
    • Energy Program: Support Services / Transitional Family Housing 

      Johnson, Jason (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007)
      An Energy Program for the Support Services element of a Transitional Family Housing Community. Program includes support services for families transitioning from homelessness to permanent housing with diagrams of Scaled ...
    • Examining the Digital Divide 

      Soens, Brannon (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      A research paper examining the deficiencies experienced by underprivileged people with regards to computing and access to the internet. Topics include income, race and education.
    • The Future of Treasure Island 

      McGuirl, James Casey (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      The history and development of the Treasure Island Development Authority has lended its way to the values that are needed for the redevelopment of Treasure Island. All the way from the hands of the Federal Government, ...
    • Global color palette 

      Jean von Bargen (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      Visual graphics are a tool to communicate, and even strengthen, our concepts. Choosing an appropriate color palette can begin to inform personal delivery methods and represent the topic under study.
    • Gresham City Hall Architectural Program 

      Casselman, Kate; Holt, Nicole; Race, Craig; Kilgore, Elizabeth (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2009-12-10)
      Gresham, Oregon is growing, developing, and looking for a way to revitalize their downtown district. After speaking with representatives from the departments within City Hall, our group developed spatial relationship ...
    • Gresham City Hall- programming document 

      Coyle, Megan; Frease, Aaron; Harkin, Tim; Johnson, Brianne; Riegelnegg, Craig (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2009-12)
      This programming document is a study for a new Gresham City Hall in Gresham, Oregon. Through interviews with city employees and personal observation, students came up with programming solutions to meet the needs of the ...
    • Gresham City Hall: Programming a New Era 

      Newman, Adam; Lovett, Kelsey; Olson, Hilary; Varady, Stephen (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2009-11-05)
      This project investigates the programmatic needs of a new Gresham City Hall. This new building should be innovative in function and striking in appearance to reinvigorate Gresham's downtown area. It must also embody ...
    • Gresham, Oregon's New City Hall 

      Harmon, Andrew; Celtnieks, Kris; Curea, Elisabeta; DeLeonardo, Jon (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2009-12-10)
      This document contains an Architectural Program for the City of Gresham's new City Hall.
    • Healing Spaces: Nature and the Spa 

      Anonymous (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      Healing spaces can be achieved by various methods to enhance and promote health and well being in connection with not only healthcare facilities but a hydrotherapy spa resort as well. By providing holistic methods for ...
    • High Speed Ground Transportation for North America 

      Jean von Bargen (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      An argument for the creation of high speed ground transportation in the United States, based partly on a European model of high speed rail development. Examines historic, environmental, social and economical factors in ...
    • How is wine produced? 

      Nguyen, Trang T. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      Wine making has been around for thousands of years and has been interpreted and molded into an art. There are five components, or steps to making wine: harvesting, crushing and pressing, fermentation, clarification, and ...
    • Hungarian Ministry of Local and Regional Development Energy Program 

      Toole, Daniel C. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      This is a preliminary energy scheme for a new ministry building with social amenities in the heart of contemporary Budapest.