The SOM-designed Cadet Chapel at the United States Air Force Academy has been selected as one of USA Today's 25 must-see buildings in Colorado. The list, compiled by members of AIA Colorado, highlights significant works of architecture in the Centennial State.
The New York State chapter of the American Institute of Architects features five SOM-designed projects in its annual roundup of award winners. The publication showcases the recipients of the 2017 AIA New York State Design, Excelsior, and Honor Awards.
Public Safety Answering Center II and John Jay College of Criminal Justice are both recipients of an AIA NY Excelsior Award for Public Architecture. The award program recognizes buildings that serve as models of excellence for public design, professional practice, and advocacy.
In USA Today, the director of the National Trust for Historic Preservation names the U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel among the most notable religious sites across the country. Designed by SOM and completed in 1962, it features a succession of aluminum spires with panels of stained glass.
In an interview with PLOT Magazine, Meredith Bostwick-Lorenzo Eiroa discusses her role at SOM, where she is an academic planner and project manager. The dialogue highlights projects including Barnard College's Teaching and Learning Center and John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
In a roundup of exceptional works of architecture in the United States, Business Insider includes three SOM-designed buildings: John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City, the W.R. Grace Building in New York City, and and U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel in Colorado.
Curbed features the U.S. Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel and Center for Character and Leadership Development (CCLD) in a feature covering the history of the campus. SOM Design Partner Roger Duffy discusses SOM's return to the campus and integration of CCLD into the campus master plan.
On a tour of iconic American college campuses, Architect Magazine's Aaron Betsky revisited the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA). Betsky describes how the precision of SOM's campus design perfectly represents the values of the USAFA, in its master plan as well as the details of each building.
SOM's designs for two university projects are currently on display at the University of Virginia, as part of the School of Architecture's inaugural Alumni Exhibit. Titled "Living Learning: Designing University Environments," the show is open to the public though August 19th, 2016.