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The AREEN Project Award of Excellence in Architecture and Graphic Design

AREEN PROJECTS AWARD OF EXCELLENCE IN ARCHITECTURE

AREEN PROJECT, AREEN LTD. Architects & Engineers established the “Areen Projects Award of Excellence in Architecture” yearly award since 1988-1989.
This award encourages architecture students to give their best to their field, and become aware that competition is the best vehicle for progress.

PROCEDURE AND CRITERIA

1 - Three prizes are to be given:

    • First Prize: $2,200 
    • Second Prize: $1,700 
    • Third Prize: $1,100

2- Eligibility

All final year architecture students who meet the criteria specified below.

3- Selection phases

Phase One: The final projects that have received the top 5 grades in the final project design class will qualify in the first phase.
Phase Two: Three of these projects will be ranked as first, second and third in accordance with the criteria outlined below.

4- Selection Criteria

The selected 3 projects should meet the following criteria:

  • The final project should demonstrate respect for and service to the community at the local, municipal, national or regional level.
  • The final project should demonstrate appropriate structural and/or practical concepts.
  • The final project should demonstrate outstanding creativity and/or innovation.

5- Special Committee

  • The committee will be composed of the following: 
    •  Chairperson of the Department of Architecture & Design 
       Members:

      - Professor of Architecture responsible for the Final Project Design Class
      - Professor of Architecture in the Department of Architecture & Design
      - Distinguished professional architect
      - Professor of structural engineering from the Faculty of Engineering & Architecture
      - A consulting engineer or contractor representing the Engineering Alumni Chapter

Selection of the winning projects will be made on the basis of a majority vote of the committee. In the event of a tie or deadlock, the committee chair will make the final decision.

AREEN PROJECTS AWARD OF EXCELLENCE IN GRAPHIC DESIGN

AREEN PROJECT, AREEN LTD. Architects & Engineers established the “Areen Projects Award of Excellence in Graphic Design” yearly award since 2007-2008.
This award encourages graphic design students to give their best to their field, and become aware that competition is the best vehicle for progress.

PROCEDURE AND CRITERIA

1 - Three prizes are to be given:

    • First Prize: $2,200 
    • Second Prize: $1,700
    • Third Prize: $1,100

2- Eligibility

All final year graphic design students who meet the criteria specified below.

3- Selection phases

Phase One: The final projects that have received the top 5 grades in the final project design class will qualify in the first phase.
Phase Two: Three of these projects will be ranked as first, second and third in accordance with the criteria outlined below.

4- Selection Criteria

The selected 3 projects should meet the following criteria:

    • The final project should demonstrate respect for and engagement with the community and the profession at the local, national or regional level.
    • The final project should demonstrate critical thinking through appropriate design skills
    • The final project should demonstrate outstanding creativity and/or innovation

5- Special Committee

The committee will be composed of the following:

    • Chairperson of the Department of Architecture & Design 
    •  Members:

      - Professor of Graphic Design responsible for the Final Project Design Class
      - Professor of Graphic Design in the Department of Architecture & Design
      - Distinguished professional graphic designer from outside AUB
      - An AUB Professor agreed upon by the department
      - A visiting Professor or part-time graphic design instructor

Selection of the winning projects will be made on the basis of a majority vote of the committee. In the event of a tie or deadlock, the committee chair will make the final decision.

List of students who won this award.

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