Congratulations to this year’s in-person Research Open House award winners. We celebrate you, your accomplishments, and the future of your achievements.
People’s Choice Award –
- Awarded to: Greg Sheward and Jason Vigneri-Beane, School of Architecture, for Cephalic Structures: Robotically Printed Eco-Composites
Sustainability Award – The research that best represents the importance, possibilities, or the future of sustainability.
- Awarded to: Helio Takai and Cindie Kehlet, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Karol Murlak, School of Design, for Aqua-Sacs
Innovation Award – The research that offers the most unique approach to the research/creative process or the most unique outcome.
- Awarded to: Meta Brunzema, School of Architecture, for The River Pool at Beacon and Its Civil Rights and Environmental Movement Origins
Impact Award – The research that shows the greatest impact in the local community, and/or national community, and/or in the scholarly community, and/or in business or government.
- Awarded to: Anthony Cocciolo, School of Information, for Introducing the Digital Preservation Outreach and Education Network (DPOE-N)
Start-Up Power Award – The research that suggests the great possibility to become a for-profit start-up or a non-profit organization. Awarded to: Lawrence Blough, David Burney, and Deborah Gans, School of Architecture, for the Co-Housing Center