Architecture Student Gets Honorable Mention at Berkeley Prize

Architecture Student Gets Honorable Mention at Berkeley Prize

Elizabeth Njeri, a Fifth year Bachelor of Architecture student at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology got an honorable mention out of more than 500 online essay submissions at the just concluded twenty-second annual Berkeley Prize Essay Competition, whose topic was Civil Buildings. She submitted the essay in collaboration with Stephanie Wanjiru, a Law student at Strathmore University. The duo were awarded USD2500 for their essay ‘For the Love of Museums’. The Berkeley prize supports the study and teaching of the social art of architecture. The competition is open to undergraduate architecture majors in… Continue reading →

Deans Elections: School Decides

Deans Elections: School Decides

Prof Gerryshom Munala is the new Dean School of Architecture and Building Sciences JKUAT after being elected unopposed during a unanimous vote on February 12, 2020. In his acceptance speech, Prof Munala called upon the faculty to work as a team and affirmed his commitment in ensuring an open-door policy to run the school. Prof. Munala also promised to listen to all for positive contributions that will steer the school to greater heights and he encouraged staff to share innovative ideas. The outgoing Dean Prof. Stephen Diang’a was elated to hand over the mantle to… Continue reading →