The announcement for the 2014 Acoustical Society of America Student Design Competition has been released. The competition involves the design of a secondary school/high school Fine Arts building with diverse programming. Teams must register by April 1, 2014, and final entries that are not hand-delivered at the conference are due by April 30, 2014. More information can be found here.
The next Theodore John Schultz Grant is expected to be awarded in 2014, with applications due by January 31, 2014. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a letter describing how the grant will be used, and an outline budget indicating expenses for which support is being sought. For more information, please click on the Schultz Grant tab.
Congratulations to Jacob Adelgren from Vassar College, for being awarded a 2013 Newman Student Award Medal, for work on the effect of boundary diffusers in a reverberation chamber. Adelgren was nominated by Prof. David T. Bradley.
Congratulations to Katrin Vikner Sjoblom from the Chalmers Institute of Technology, for being awarded a 2013 Newman Student Award Medal, for work on the architectural acoustics of operas. Mizuki was nominated by Prof. Mendel Kleiner and Prof. Morten Mose Lund.