Great design is felt. Faculty and students tell stories of moments that words alone cannot express.

Unconventional Dreams

PhD student Nubras Samayeen was recently featured in Illinois Grad Life, a website about the graduate student experience at the University of Illinois. The article, written by Caitlin Brooks, describes Nubras’ dreams, ambitions, and research interests: When she finishes her degree at Illinois, Nubras Samayeen may be the first woman in Bangladesh to hold a … Continued


Affecting Social Change with Landscape Architecture

Professor Jessica Henson feels landscape architects address many of the issues that 21st Century cities face, from social justice to human health and wellbeing.