Category Archives: School Visits

DiscoverDesign.org – mentoring high school students through an architectural design project

Interested in mentoring high school students through an architectural design project?   Looking for an opportunity where you can mentor online, on your own schedule – day or night? We are looking for several architects, engineers, and designers willing to serve … Continue reading

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Go to new heights with ACE!

Go to new heights with ACE! The Associate Board of the Chicago ACE Mentor Program is hosting our annual summer fundraiser on August 15, from 6 – 9 pm at Vertigo Sky Lounge in River North. The ACE Mentor Program … Continue reading

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Discover Design: A Student Design Experience

A National High School architecture competition! Know a high-school student? Encourage them to enter! Professionals, want to participate? Be a mentor! Learn more…

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Architects! Go Back To School – Don’t miss Part 2 of the fall training Oct.19th!

IF you missed Part 1 of our fall volunteer training there is still time to catch up. Part 2 will be held next Wednesday, October 19th (see post below for full details.) IF you wonder what you missed – I … Continue reading

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Project Tour: UNO Veterans Memorial Charter School Campus

Saturday, October 1st 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 4248 West 47th Street RSVP: http://www.aiachicago.org/events.asp#October2011 Join the Community Interface Committee and UrbanWorks, Ltd. to tour their most recent competition winning project. This project achieves design excellence transforming an existing industrial concrete … Continue reading

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Architects! Go Back To School Training Sessions Begin Re-sched for October 5

What buildings, ideas, people, or activities first made you excited about architecture as a kid? The Community Interface Committee (CIC) of AIA Chicago is partnering with the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) during the 2011 – 2012 school year for a … Continue reading

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ACE Mentor Program fundraiser 8/23

ACE Mentor Chicago Fifth Annual Summer Fundraiser Tuesday, August 23, 6:00-8:00pm Vertigo Sky Lounge at the Dana Hotel – 2 West Erie Admission: $35 in advance/$40 at the door Register Online

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Architects! Go back to school!

Architects! Go Back to School! July 28, 2011 Feeling like you could use an ego boost in the midst of this dreadful recession?  Want to spend one hour being recognized for the rock star that you are and earn a … Continue reading

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Designers needed for Community Charrette this Friday!

Attention Chicago designers, The ACE Mentor Design Build Workshop (summer program for CPS students interested in Architecture, Construction, or Engineering) is looking for 2 additional volunteers to help facilitate a community design charrette this Friday, June 24 from 9:30am to … Continue reading

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CIC Visiting Schools Subcommittee – Inaugural Meeting 2/24/11

CIC Visiting Schools Subcommittee Meeting – February 24, 2011 6:00 p.m. Please join me for the first CIC Visiting Schools Subcommittee Meeting on February 24, 2011 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. We will be setting the agenda for 2011, delegating … Continue reading

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