The University of Notre Dame’s School of Architecture dean, Michael Lykoudis, has been named to the American Institute of Architects College of Fellows, an honor awarded to those who have made significant contributions to the profession. He has established several new initiatives as den, including providing hands-on experience with urban and architectural design. Lykoudis also established the Richard H. Driehaus Prize, awarded yearly to a living architect embodying the highest ideals of classical architecture. He worked as a project designer and architect in Greece, Florida and New York prior to joining the Notre Dame faculty. Lykoudis holds a bachelor's degree from Cornell University and a Master of Architecture from the University of Illinois.