Alumni Involvement

Alumni can be involved in the School of Architecture by hosting an admissions event for the School, or by hiring a student as a co-op employee. School events such as conferences and lectures are open to alumni as well.



The Admissions Office often looks for opportunities to host information sessions around the US. Alumni who are interested in hosting one for the College of Arts, Media and Design and the School of Architecture should contact the Architecture Office.


Graduate Admissions

Alumni interested in being advocates for the School’s graduate program by speaking at a graduate info session or being a featured alumnus on the School’s web site should contact Mary Hughes.



Alumni who are interested in developing a co-op position should complete a
Co-op Information Request Form.

Lynn Burke, [email protected], the co-op coordinator for the School of the Architecture, will help find the best match for the position.

Alumni Stories

Designer at Utile, Inc.

Alumna Works on Wide Range of Meaningful Projects at Utile, Inc.

Northeastern University School of Architecture alumna Shelly Chipimo is a Designer at Utile, Inc., a Boston-based architecture and design firm known for solving complex urban problems in intelligent ways. Shelly, who is a Double Husky and graduated with both a...

Robert Levash

Principal at Wilson Butler Architects

Northeastern University alumnus Robert Levash, AIA, is Principal at Wilson Butler Architects, where he brings innovative design ideas into reality, works directly with clients, manages design projects, serves as a leader and mentor to junior staff, and so much more. Wilson Butler...

Laura Moss

Owner of Functional Aesthetic Design±Build, LLC

Northeastern alumna Laura Moss, School of Architecture, co-owns a full service design-build studio in Providence, Rhode Island called Functional Aesthetic Design±Build, LLC. The studio functions as both an architectural and construction company, serving as a one-stop shop for clients who...

Kelly Smith

Vice President of Design

Kelly Smith, who graduated from the School of Architecture with a BS in 2003, is the Vice President of Design at Spinneybeck | FilzFelt, a specialty business of Knoll. Kelly sat down with us to talk about how Northeastern’s experiential...

Juliet Chun


School of Architecture alumna Juliet Chun, who graduated with both a BS in Architecture and M.Arch in 2010, is striving to make the culture of the design profession more equitable. Post-graduation, Juliet joined Leers Weinzapfel Associates, where she had worked...

Florencia Lima Gomez

Assistant Landscape Designer

CAMD alumna Florencia Lima Gomez, who graduated in 2017 with a BLA in Landscape Architecture, recently began a position as Assistant Landscape Designer Intern at LOLA landscape architects in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Excited to pursue her career goals abroad, Florencia has...

Laura Carlson

Freelance Designer

2013 School of Architecture alumna, Laura Carlson, discussed how her experience at Northeastern prepared her for the work force, what she loves about Architecture and her work with the Lower East Side Business Improvement District (LES BID).

Christian Dagg

Head of Auburn University’s School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

The College of Arts, Media and Design (CAMD) is pleased to announce that School of Architecture alumnus Christian Dagg ’93, AIA, has been named the head of Auburn University’s School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture (APLA).

From Northeastern’s RISE Awards to Founding Neuron, Architecture Alumni Lead Design Innovations


Northeastern University alumni Chris Marciano, Ryan Matthew, Mark Munroe, and Matt Stoner took their Architecture capstone project first to the 2014 RISE awards (where it was awarded a $1,000 grand prize) and then used their research and successful collaboration to...

Alumnus & Architecture Leader Eddie Alvarado Moves Beyond the Ordinary as Partner and Co-Founder of MOBIO Architecture, Inc.

Eddie Alvarado

Northeastern alumnus Eddie A. Alvarado, R.A., RID, NCARB, is Partner and Co-Founder of Miami-based architectural practice MOBIO Architecture. As a leader of a small business, Eddie is constantly managing many moving parts – and he has been awarded for outstanding...

Cesar Cheng and Miguel Espino

Northeastern Alumni Present Their Research on Social Housing in Tropical Climates at La Biennale di Venezia

Northeastern alumni Cesar Cheng and Miguel Espino, who both graduated with their undergraduate degrees from the School of Architecture in 2014, recently participated in this year’s La Biennale di Venezia (Venice Biennale), one of the most famous and prestigious cultural...

Alumnus Felipe Tejeda places 3rd in the Arquideas International Competition, Island of Arts-Venice

Felipe Tejeda

Recent graduate Felipe Tejeda just placed 3rd in the Arquideas International Competition, Island of Arts-Venice. The objective of the competition was to imagine a space that can support different activities linked to art and culture that would be able to...