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  • Catching up in NYC with 2017 ISoA BSAS Graduate Esther Cho

    May 2017 ISoA BSAS graduate Esther Cho on recommendations for current students, things she would have done differently, and on living the life of a Consultant, Strategy + professional at AECOM in NYC

  • 7 Questions for ISoA M.Arch alumnus Min Hoo Kim

    2015 ISoA M.Arch alumnus, the gifted Min Hoo Kim, is making the most of his second life after school both inside and outside the U.S., and applying the problem solving skills he learned in architecture school to all aspects of his life

  • 7 Questions for William Tippens, Vice President at RELATED MIDWEST

    1986 ISoA alumnus William Tippens joined the Chicago office of the Related Companies, Related Midwest, in 1996 with an expertise in land entitlement, master planning and historic preservation, and has been at the development company ever since, today as Vice President.

  • 9 Questions for ISoA Assistant Professor of Architecture Aaron Brakke

    After spending a decade in South America, ISoA Assistant Professor of Architecture and architectural designer Aaron Brakke brings both the world - and the future - a little bit closer to students enrolled in the Illinois School of Architecture

  • 10 Questions for ISoA BSAS candidate Conor Schafer

    Has any ISoA BSAS candidate ever tried to pack in as much into their time in architecture school as our very own Conor Schafer? 

  • 10 Questions for ISoA M.Arch candidate Melika Hajishafieiha

    ISoA M.Arch candidate Melika Hajishafieiha on her excellent internship experience and plans for when she graduates in December 2017

  • 7 Questions for ISoA Alumnus JP Harmon

    ISoA Alumnus, Gensler architectural designer JP Harmon, when he started at UIUC in 2010 thought that he knew what he was getting into: "That didn't last very long"

  • 7 Questions for ISoA Alumna Ann Erskine

    ISoA alumna Ann Erskine on working on projects in Nebraska, Shanghai, Ohio, South Carolina. and on an urban design charrette for the Woodlawn neighborhood surrounding the future Obama Presidential Center

  • 10 Questions for Top Nasueb

    Local Kid, Top Nasueb, Does Good! Self-described townie attended Urbana Middle School, Urbana High School, UIUC Undergrad, and is now pursuing a UIUC Grad dual degree while serving as an exceptional TA

  • 7 Questions for ISoA Alumnus Jake Eble

    ISoA alumnus Jake Eble on what it’s like to be working on U.S. Embassies right out of school

  • 7 Questions for ISoA M.Arch Alumna Trina Sandschafer

    Alumna Trina Sandschafer on how she arrived at a Principal position in one of the US's most prestigious architecture firms as a direct result of having attended the ISoA

  • 7 Questions for ISoA alumna Kat Stowell

    World traveller, and app & wearables-innovator, ISoA alumna Katherine (Kat) Stowell, on the wisdom of taking any class (Philosophy of Phenomenology!) and joining any club that interested her, and much more

  • 10 Questions for ISoA M.Arch + M.B.A. candidate Rebecca Palmer

    Checking in with the dual degree candidate, VP of UIUC Society of Business Management in Architecture, Ryerson Traveling Scholarship recipient, architectural trailblazer Rebecca Palmer on the importance of BALANCE!!!

  • 7 Questions for ISoA alumna Taylor Knoche

    Taylor Knoche recalls what she loved & appreciated about her ISoA BSAS days and shares what it’s like to work at the world’s most admired and successful architecture firm, Foster+Partners. 

  • 10 Questions for Meghna Majethiya

    Wise words from co-winner of the ASCA AISC Steel design competition (3rd place) & future ISoA alumna, the ever-quotable 2018 M.Arch candidate Meghna Majethiya

  • 7 Questions for ISoA alumna Sudipta Rakshit

    ISoA alumna Sudipta Rakshit on the importance of travelling the world, and pursuing her varied interests in architecture, construction management, real estate and business

  • 10 Questions for Matthew Giddens

    A third generation Illini, the always-upbeat ISoA BSAS candidate Matthew Giddens on what it was like to be an Architecture Intern at Walt Disney Imagineering and more

  • 10 Questions for 2018 M.Arch candidate Shirlo Selvam

    Second year graduate student Shirlo Selvam on her belief that architecture can change the world for a better future, and why she feels that coming to ISoA was the best decision she made in her life

  • 10 Questions for Kirti Panwar

    2018 ISoA M.Arch candidate Kirti Panwar on why she chose ISoA, the Chicago Studio, and how she found her zeitgeist

  • 7 Questions for ISoA alumna Annie Sit

    A rising star within her organization, Senior Associate and licensed architect Annie Sit is living proof of the success that can come to those who, with some hard work and dedication, graduate from the ISoA Track 3 M.Arch program 

  • 10 Questions for Nathan Mollway

    2018 B.S. in Architectural Studies candidate Nathan Mollway on his plans to couple his interest in design with his minor in Earth, Society, and Environmental Sustainability and more

  • 10 Questions for Casey Revelle

    Catch-up with Casey Revelle as she simultaneously pursues two Masters degrees in fields of study she is passionate about

  • 7 Questions for ISoA alumna Karolina Snarskyte

    From Architectural Intern to Associate and Project Architect in no time, Karolina Snarskyte is leveraging her ISoA education to great impact in her firm and in the city! 

  • 7 Questions for Meagan Radloff

    2017 ISoA alumna Meagan Radloff talks to us about developing time management skills, spending less time worrying, and the importance of taking risks

  • 10 Questions for Chris Isenhower

    Scholarship recipient, Outstanding Student Leader, Teaching Assistant, Fellow in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, take a moment to catch up with May 2018 Master of Architecture Candidate Chris Isenhower

  • 10 Questions for Alexander Sulek

    Treasurer of the Society of Business Management in Architecture (SBMA), Director of Events for the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS), BSAS Class of 2019 candidate with a Minor in Business, Alex Sulek is continuously looking for ways to advance his education - and his career!

  • 10 Questions for Logan Walker

    Dual MBA / Master of Architecture student, President of the Society of Business Management in Architecture (SBMA), VP of Outreach for Rho Epsilon student Real Estate Development Program, Student Senate Representative for the College of Fine and Applied Arts...and that barely skims the surface of what makes Logan Walker stand out at ISoA.

  • 7 Questions for David Emmons

    David Emmons is a Lecturer at the Illinois School of Architecture, and a whole lot more

  • 10 Questions for Lauren Garriott

    2019 Master of Architecture candidate Lauren Garriott is the Co-Vice President of the National Organization of Minority Architecture Students (NOMAS), installs art shows at the Krannert Art Museum, and someone you should know

  • 7 Questions for Kelsi Stephens

    Catch-up with ISoA alumna Kelsi Stephens. How well did the school prepare her for her "dream job"?

  • 10 Questions for Marco Nieto

    A senior in the ISoA BSAS program, Marco Nieto – the president of NOMAS, Alpha Rho Chi board member, graphic designer/researcher at Blackline Supply, and graphic design assistant for the ISoA – is someone you should know.

  • 10 Questions for Michael Cooper

    Currently a Junior in ISoA’s BSAS program with an NCARB record already with +1000 hours signed off on, Michael Cooper is the Project Lead for the 2017 Race to Zero team, and so much more...