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    • Analyzing Suburban Transit Oriented Development 

      Cloyd, Justin (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-06)
      Orenco Station and The Round at Beaverton Central are examined through user surveys. Users at each development were asked to list likes, dislikes, and to rate their immediate area. The history of each development, including ...
    • The Anatomy of a Developing New City: Finding a Home for the New American Dream in Damascus, Oregon 

      Daily, Keith (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      The expansion of Portland's Urban Growth Boundary in 2002 ignited a change to Oregon's rural landscape. Incorporated into a city in November of 2004, the City of Damascus was a major piece of that growth expansion. From ...
    • Architecture Programming Project 3: 21st century Community center 

      Sham, Man Kei (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-07)
      The history of community city can trace back to 1907. At that time, Edward J. Ward, a Presbyterian minister in New York, proposed community center in schools which provided facilities for inner cities outside school hours. ...
    • Armour Station Office: Project-4: Energy Program 

      Salazar, Levi A. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      Many Metropolitan Areas throughout the United States are rapidly approaching a critical juncture in their development as centers for commerce and trade. Metropolitan Atlanta is one area that's posed for potential doom if ...
    • Artisanal Coffeehouses as Potential Prototype for Community Hearth 

      Melvin, Robert (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-08)
      The University of Oregon winter 2008 terminal studio to be conducted by professor D. Genasci, addresses potential development of the Conway (Consolidated Truck Lines) property in northwest Portland, Oregon. The area has ...
    • Attainable Downtown Housing : Energy Program 

      Torres, Alberto (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007)
      The attached file is an energy program for a housing development in downtown Portland. The project is proposed as an architectural thesis project.
    • Branching In: Creating an Environmental Education Hub Along the Willamette River 

      Waldron, Sean (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12)
      As environmental issues become increasingly relevant to individuals, it falls to the education system to inform and encourage children to participate in discussions of how to take steps to both increase awareness of ...
    • Building to the Code: Tracing the Impact of the Regulatory Environment Through Northwest Portland 

      Gregory, Nathan (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-08)
    • Can an Idea Store with an added component of Outdoor Education be located in the Lents Community? 

      Petretti, Amanda (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      The Lents Town Center in Portland, Oregon necessitates a catalyst to effect change. In order to stimulate revitalization of this historic neighborhood, I propose a mixed-use development integrally tied to mass-transportation. ...
    • Carto-logik 

      Kaehler, Douglas (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      Maps are powerful tools and have been misused throughout history. Today maps are becoming more egalitarian and approachable to the general public!
    • Central Eastside Industrial Co-op Energy Program 

      Grbavac, Scott (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007)
      The creation of a new industrial co-op in Portland, Oregon is very much linked to the energy use in the industrial process and everyday life. This program describes both the energy considerations for operating a manufacturing ...
    • Charrette. Fall 2008. Library and Learning Commons University of Oregon, Portlland White Stag Building 

      Prowda, Zachary; Dorosti, Cyrus (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008)
      The following document is a compilation of notes, photographs, and thoughts gathered during a Charrette held by University of Oregon's Portland Head Librarian Karen Munro. The goal of the Charrette was to brainstorm ...
    • The Children's Community Education Center 

      Wilson, Margaret (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      Preliminary energy study for a thesis project consisting of a new urban school and community center in Portland Central City. Diagrams include scaled area diagram, times of day, hours of use per day, lighting requirements, ...
    • City of Oregon City Library and City Hall Energy Program 

      Gross, Meghan (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-11)
      An Energy Program study for potential efficiencies created by combining Oregon City’s Public Library and City Hall facilities. Investigates how flexible shared spaces and swing shift programs can save square footage and ...
    • Civic + Industrial: Success? Failure? 

      Goodmonson, Greer A. (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      Civic use areas and industrial areas are typically physically separated in the city. What happens when these two uses intimately mix? Looking at specific examples where civic use occurs in a predominately industrial area, ...
    • Community Center for Immigration Services Energy Program 

      Kerr, Rebecca (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007-12-04)
      Buildings are the greatest consumers of energy. By changing the way they are designed and implementing passive energy strategies, their consumption can be greatly reduced. The campus of the Community Center for Immigration ...
    • A Community Center for Portland's Brooklyn Neighborhood: Survey of Demographics and Existing Services 

      Ehn, Melissa (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2008-12-07)
      A survey of the demographics and existing recreational opportunities and facilities in Portland's Brooklyn neighborhood, with a view to determining whether a community center would be an appropriate addition to the ...
    • Concordia School and Community Center Energy Program 

      Leverette, Adrienne (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2007)
      The Concordia School and Community Center is an architecture thesis project that looks at how a "community campus" in the Concordia neighborhood of NE Portland can be a destination for childhood education and a center of ...
    • Culture Collide or Culture Coincide?: Background Interviews to Assess the Practicalities of a Hybrid Hostel/International House 

      Matthews, Andrea (University of Oregon, Dept. of Architecture, Portland Program, 2006-12)
      Because my final graduate design project is to design a cooperatively-organized grass-roots hybrid hostel / International House, geared toward internationally-oriented people in the city of Portland, I wanted to find out ...
    • 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 ...