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Architecture in Practice

There are a few seats remaining in AIA Illinois’ Master Class, a new series of intensive workshops designed to teach future firm leaders the essential business skills that they don’t teach in architecture schools. The modules will be facilitated by seasoned and respected … Continue reading

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Navigating the Frontiers of Public Interest Design

Happy 2015 from the CIC! To cap off this year, we are sharing a great article of interviews with four practitioners currently leading efforts in Public Interest Design: http://www.di.net/articles/navigating-the-frontiers-of-public-interest-design/ We look forward to learning about and sharing inspiring news and events in the … Continue reading

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Katherine Darnstadt on Activate! Chicago – POSTPONED

The Define, Design, Deploy event with Katherine Darnstadt originally scheduled for tonight is postponed for a later date to be announced by AIA Chicago. http://www.aiachicago.org/events/define-design-deploy-the-politics-of-public-space#.VmBjh3ud04o

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ARCHEWORKS: Postgraduate Certificate in Public Interest Design – Upcoming Application Deadline

ARCHEWORKS is currently seeking qualified applicants for their 2015-2016 Public Interest Design certificate program, which begins September 29, 2015. To learn more about ARCHEWORKS and the program, see the ARCHEWORKS website and the following document: AW_PID_Certificate Program 2015-2016 Priority Deadline: July … Continue reading

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Chicago Public Library Chinatown Library Hard Hat Tour

Join AIA Chicago, the CIC and the Design KC for a tour of the Chicago Public Library (CPL) Chinatown Library, led by the Owner, Design and Construction team: design architect Brian Lee, FAIA, SOM; architect of record Jim Mark, Wight & … Continue reading

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CPS CTE Internship Program

CPS is looking for architecture firms to participate in their 2015 CPS CTE Internship program! This is a great opportunity to support Chicago’s young people in becoming better prepared for school and life after high school. Who:       … Continue reading

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Apply Now to the 2016 Enterprise Rose Architecture Fellowship

The Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship partners early-career architectural designers with local community development organizations, where they facilitate an inclusive approach to development to create green, sustainable and affordable communities. In the three-year position as an integral staff member of the … Continue reading

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CIC Meeting: Thursday, May 21st

Date: May 21, 2015Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PMLocation: AIA Chicago, 35 East Wacker Drive, #250 Join us at CIC’s quarterly meeting! We will discuss and plan the following events and activities: Mentoring programs and best practices presentation Architect in Schools … Continue reading

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Designing 21st Century Learning Environments

Please join Archeworks for a special evening to learn how their New Practice Program is building a cross-disciplinary community of design practitioners from Chicago firms who are bringing innovative design to benefit the public good. The evening will feature their year-long collaboration with … Continue reading

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PLAT | FORMS: Conversations in Place

PLAT | FORMS: Conversations in Place October 24, 2014 –January 2, 2015 Arts Incubator 301 East Garfield Blvd, Chicago IL 60637 Receptions Designers + Makers: Fri, Oct 24, 2014, 6–8 pm Igniting Conversation: Wed, Nov 19, 4–6 pm PLAT | FORMS … Continue reading

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