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Architects of the future

Our students are developing their creativity in design to bring their ideas to reality.

Gina Bugten-Dinesen: industry relevant learning

BSc Architecture graduate Gina flourished academically and enjoyed being a part of a thriving community in the School of Architecture.

Adam Dobson: designing with purpose

Adam designed with a "purpose" while studying at Reading, winning awards in the process. Here, Adam talks about how the facilities and learning environment supported him.

Daniel Hellyer: award-winning collaboration

Daniel combined a passion for construction, design and medicine into his studies.

Paulina Lemos: building bridges with practice

As part of the first student cohort studying Architecture at Reading, Paulina helped to shape the identity of the course and supported the development of the End of Year Show.

Maria Paolini: RIBA mentoring scheme

Maria gained valuable insight into built environment working practices as a final year student on the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Mentoring Scheme.

Dan Wightman: An architectural internship

An internship with an established practice gave BSc Architecture student Dan Wightman valuable insight into life as a professional architect.

Toby Barlow: the road to architecture

After finishing his BSc Architecture degree, Toby secured a role as a Part 1 Architectural Assistant at Spratley & Partners. 

Experts in their field

Our academics and practitioners are using their passion for architecture to build a better world. 

Bob Allies: Urban Space Man

Bob Allies thinks architects need to imagine how cities will evolve, and then design to accommodate that change.

Oliver Froome-Lewis: connecting spaces

Associate Professor Oliver Froome-Lewis argues that the study of architecture should be firmly engaged with the world around us today.

Emily Pallot: Building relationships

Architect Emily Pallot is recognising the mutual benefits of close collaboration between architectural education and industry.

Penelope Plaza: reclaiming Caracas

Dr Penelope Plaza is using her experience and skills as an architect to improve people's lives in Caracas, Venezuela.

Flora Samuel: blueprints for a better world

Professor Flora Samuel believes that good architecture is integral to happiness and wellbeing.
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