2021 Graduation Celebration

2021 Graduation Celebration

Congratulations to graduating CBE students!

CBE’s 2021 Virtual Graduation Celebration occured Friday, June 11, 2021. Our event honored graduates from all departments and interdisciplinary programs within the college. All graduating students, family, and friends are welcome to view our virtual ceremony through July! Congratulations to the graduating class of 2021! The video of this event is available at the bottom of this page.

For questions please contact Meegan Amen at meegan@uw.edu.

All times are approximate.

2:00 p.m. PDT

Welcome, Dean Renée Cheng

2:05 p.m. PDT

Presentation of Awards, Dean Renée Cheng

  • Lionel Pries Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Outstanding Faculty Award
  • Outstanding Part-Time Teaching Award
  • Distinguished Staff Award

2:15 p.m. PDT

CBE Graduation 2021 Address, Rico Quirindongo

Rico Quirindongo, AIA, has been working for 26 years to revitalize and reimagine Seattle historic landmarks and neighborhoods. Currently, Rico is Interim Director of the City of Seattle Office of Planning and Community Development.

2:45 p.m. PDT

Presentation of Graduates

  • Doctoral Program Graduates
    Dean Renée Cheng
  • Department of Architecture Graduates
    Kate Simonen, Chair
  • Department of Construction Management Graduates
    Giovanni Migliaccio, Chair
  • Department of Landscape Architecture Graduates
    Ken Yocom, Chair
  • Runstad Department Real Estate Graduates
    Christopher Campbell, interim Chair
  • Department of Urban, Design, and Planning Graduates
    Christopher Campbell, Chair


Mosaic image of many photos creating an image of the inside of Gould Hall
CBE Virtual Graduation Celebration Mosaic ’21