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The URBN Center & URBN Center Annex

Philadelphia, PA

This is a student-generated Capstone Project e-Portfolio (CPEP) produced in conjunction with the AE Senior Thesis e-Studio.

Welcome to Ghaith Yacoub's AE Senior Thesis E-Portfolio


Date Announcement
4/18/13 CPEP site is complete and ready for final review
4/18/13 ABET Assessment is posted to CPEP
4/9/13 Thesis Research is posted to CPEP
4/9/13 Final Presentation is posted to CPEP
4/3/13 Final Thesis Report is posted to CPEP
1/16/13 Revised Proposal is posted to CPEP
1.13.13 Building Statistics Part II is posted to CPEPEY
01.10.13 Revised Proposal to be posted on 1/16/13
12.13.12 Thesis Proposal is posted to CPEP
11.26.12 Thesis Proposal Presentations
11.12.12 Tech 3 is posted to CPEP
10.16.12 Tech 2 is posted to CPEP
10.12.12 Tech 2 paper copy is due
10.05.12 Abstract is posted to CPEP
09.28.12 Abstract paper copy is due
09.22.12 Tech 1 is posted to CPEP
09.17.12 Tech 1 paper copy is due
09.10.12 Student Bio & Building Stat (1) are posted to CPEP
09.10.12 Student Bio-Sketch paper copy is due
08.30.12 Building Statistics (Part 1) paper copy is due
07.27.12 Owner permission obtained

Renderings are property of MS&R LTD

The Capstone Project Electronic Portfolio (CPEP) is a web-based project and information center. It contains material produced for a year-long Senior Thesis class. Its purpose, in addition to providing central storage of individual assignments, is to foster communication and collaboration between student, faculty consultant, course instructors, and industry consultants. This website is dedicated to the research and analysis conducted via guidelines provided by the Department of Architectural Engineering. For an explanation of this capstone design course and its requirements click here.


The video link below provides a background of the URBN Center:










To learn more about the URBN Center click here

To follow the Project's Construction Progress click here

for an up-to-date picture blog of the project click here






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