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    • PDX Living Bridge Energy Program 

      Best, Robin Shane (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007)
      The Project is a Living Bridge across the Willamette River to connect central Portland's East and West sides. The Program is for 6 mixed-use buildings on the bridge. The project is striving to be achieve net-zero energy.
    • Portland Public Market: A Gateway to the Central City 

      Fontaine, Katherine (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12)
      A proposal to use a public market building in downtown Portland as a node of intersection between various cultures and classes of people creates an intersection point within the community. The public market is an example ...
    • Program for Gresham City Hall 

      Mitchner, Ted; Toevs, Alex; Chan, Adrian; Holverstott, Brett (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2009-12)
      Preliminary Analysis and schematic program proposal for the new Gresham City Hall in Gresham, Oregon as produced for a programming seminar.
    • Program Research Exhibit - Precedent Study 

      Jean von Bargen (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      A precedent study can reveal successful (or unsuccessful) examples of what has been built in the past to help guide what will be built in the future. This analysis covers three international relief agencies' uniqueness ...
    • Program Research Exhibit: Can the Centennial Mills Framework Plan Serve as a Structure for Integrating Cities and Nature? 

      Jean von Bargen (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      The Centennial Mills Framework Plan outlines how the City of Portland views the relationship between the urban Centennial Mills site and the nature surrounding it. While the plan begins to offer a strong environmental ...
    • Project 3 for ARCH 549, Architectural Programming 

      Nunez, Courtney (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-08)
      Research is to determine the design considerations that should be given to classroom spaces in an arts school.
    • Project 3 for ARCH 549, Architectural Programming 

      Walsh, Anthony (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008)
      Interview and research into the spatial differences necessary between classrooms, studios and performance space and what local resources/schools exist that have proven successful.
    • Project 3: Program Research Exhibit 

      Barlow, Christopher (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-08)
      An investigation into the transportation related issues associated with the redevelopment of the Con-way property in NW Portland. Includes an analysis of the and the NW Plan District and the Transportation System Plan as ...
    • Project-3: Research Exhibit 

      Loaiza, Dominic (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008)
      A case study looking at the Music Department facility at Portland State University. The thesis states, at a college of music, rehearsal space is the most important type of space. The paper is derived from a 1.5 hour ...
    • Recycled Building Material Palette 

      McLaughlin, David (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      Buildings consume enormous quantities of the Earth’s resources in their construction and operation, thus it is imperative that building materials are chosen which decrease the environmental burden as much as possible. ...
    • Repairing Superfund Sites: Remedial Action and Reuse Assessment at McCormick & Baxter Creosoting Company 

      Hill, Sienna G. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      An investigation into the processes and time spans required to convert the industrially contaminated McCormick & Baxter site in Portland into a viable site for a public building. The cleanup, sponsored by the EPA's Superfund ...
    • Sears Mixed-Use Multi-Family Courtyard Housing 

      Vann, Jon (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      The project is a mixed-use, multifamily courtyard housing development in SW Portland. Using rationalist principles, a general program was developed. From this, an energy program analysis of one representative housing/commercial ...
    • SITE ANALYSIS for The Democratized Archive. 

      Meyers, Daniel S. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      This paper surveys the suitability of the site at 1720 SW Naito Parkway for the location of a new regional center for the humanities, including a rare books library. Important issues with regard to suitability include ...
    • Site Analysis-1933 W Burnside, Portland, Oregon 

      Miller, Steven M. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      An analysis of the site at 1933 West Burnside Street, Portland, Oregon and its feasibility as the location of a new public Mediatheque. The paper looks at the history, connection to transit, nearby neighborhoods, local ...
    • A Survey and Analysis of the Use of Public Transportation for Fans Attending Portland Trailblazer Basketball Games 

      Dorosti, Cyrus (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008)
      6 p.
    • Swan Island Training Center and Vigor Industrial Master Plan 

      Anderson, Kristie; Wu, Kent; Saa, Roseva (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2010)
      Project statement: The Swan Island Training Center will activate the site with people, embrace its industrial heritage, and provide for the future of industry in Portland. Vigor Industrial partnered with Portland ...
    • The Urban Energy Incubator: A Discussion of Energy Issues for an Industrial Condominium in Portland's Central Eastside Industrial District 

      Kirkbride, John Parker (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007)
      Illustrated discussion of energy issues in a proposed industrial condominium building in Portland, Oregon's Central Eastside Industrial District.
    • What is A Green Casino? 

      Stewart, Kelli (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      In Las Vegas, where the most abundant green resource is in the pockets of its users, a sustainable building is not a priority. However, in an uninhabitable ecoregion such as this, a fusion of green buildings with resort ...
    • What is the City of Beaverton? 

      Fitzsimmons, Rebecca (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-08)
      his paper looks at what kind of city Beaverton is and if it could be classified as an Edge City.
    • Why do people use Community Gardens? To bolster their sense of community, of course! 

      Kilmer, Mark (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008)
      Objective - To assess the motivating factors in participation of community garden users. This was done through a series of short interviews with users at various locations. An attempt to discover a set of morals and ...