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The School of Architecture & Environment is a creative and rigorous design community, where faculty and students engage to solve real world problems in a collaborative and supportive setting. The School of Architecture & Environment is located on the University of Oregon campus in Eugene, and at the historic White Stag Block in Portland.
Tinker Hatfield, BArch '77
You may be surprised to learn that Tinker Hatfield, the noted designer of Nike's most popular athletic shoes, was an architecture major. He credits his design education for his success.
"Architecture is, by nature, pretty broad. It's both technical and creative, and rich in cultural education."