Interior Design

Kids learn physics, energy efficiency basics

PULLMAN, Wash. – An innovative collaborative project is teaching young people the basics of physics. Using simple models, an interdisciplinary team is simultaneously opening doors to more sustainable, energy-efficient homes. Project SOS – the Science of Sustainability – is funded by a National Science Foundation grant to teach middle school students from local communities about the […]

NEA ‘Our Town’ grant to Uniontown for development, design

UNIONTOWN, Wash. – The National Endowment for the Arts recently announced the award of 80 Our Town grants to communities in 44 states for work on “creative place making.” The Uniontown Community Development Association is one of the grantees and will be working to enhance the identity of Uniontown as a center of creativity.

WSU Interior Design Program Ranked in Top 10 Nationally

SPOKANE, Wash. – DesignIntelligence recently released its 2009 list of best interior design schools and for the first time Washington State University of Spokane was ranked among the nation’s best. DesignIntelligence is a bimonthly journal for architecture and design professionals. Washington State University’s graduate program in interior design was ranked the ninth best program among […]

WSU Student, Faculty Designers Tibet/China-Bound

SPOKANE, Wash. – A team of Washington State University architecture, landscape architecture and interior design faculty and students are bound for China and Tibet this May to get a rare look at how people there design, furnish and occupy their homes. Led by Professor Nancy Blossom, director of the Interdisciplinary Design Institute at WSU Spokane, […]

WSU Student Wins National Award

PULLMAN, Wash. — With deep green and purple walls and counters, wooden cabinets, stainless steel appliances and a spot for the dog dish, a kitchen created by Washington State University student Manda Glover has won first place in the National Kitchen & Bath Association 2006 Student Design Competition. The sophomore from Tacoma is majoring in […]