Athens native named top 10 in architecture competition


Athens native named top 10 in architecture competition

KENNESAW, Ga. (May 19, 2016) — Excerpt of Article: An Athens native was named a top finisher in a competition put on by The American Institute of Architecture

Laura Sherman, a student at Kennesaw State University, won the American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment Student Design Competition Top Ten. 

Other architecture students from schools across the nation were also awarded. 

"Seeing the designs of the other students who won, it's just an honor to be included among them," Sherman said. 

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