2005 SDC Results

The 2005 Student Design Competition was judged at the 149th ASA Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, in May 2005. The project involved planning and acoustic design for an urban mixed-use development containing a repertory theatre company. There were 7 entries submitted from 4 different schools. The panel of judges included: Alexis Kurtz (Arup Acoustics, New York City), Tony Hoover (Cavanaugh Tocci Associates, Boston), Michael Yantis (Michael R. Yantis Associates, Seattle), Gregory Miller (Talaske, Oak Park, Illinois), Richard Schick (Schick Shiner & Associates, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia), and Bing Thom (Bing Thom Architects, Vancouver).

And the winners are…

First Honors ($1000 prize):

  • Lauren Ronsse and Andy Miller from the University of Kansas (Faculty Advisor: Robert Coffeen)

Commendations in no particular order ($500 prize):

  • Shawn Henry and Matt Gronniger from the University of Kansas (Faculty Advisor: Robert Coffeen)
  • Ana Jaramillo, Nozomu Kamiya, and Bobby Gibbs from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Faculty Advisors: Mendel Kleiner and Ning Xiang)
  • Courtney McGinnes, David So, and Ken Andria from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Faculty Advisors: Mendel Kleiner and Ning Xiang)
  • Mark Wilcox and Doug Wilcox from University of Hartford (Faculty Advisor: Robert Celmer)

Congratulations to the winners! And thanks to all those who participated in this year’s competition!

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