Featured Image: Rural Studio, 20K Dave’s Home, one of the first projects in Rural Studio’s housing affordability research that would later become the first model home in the Front Porch Initiative’s product line. The Front Porch Initiative is a collaboration between Rural Studio, community-based nonprofit rural housing organizations, and external government and industry groups (Newbern, Alabama, 2009). Faculty: Andrew Freear, Rusty Smith, Danny Wicke. Students: Charity Bulgrien, Ian Cook, Obi Elechi. Photo: Timothy Hursley