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General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.) on Leadership: “Develop that Bond of Common Purpose”

In a convention all about leadership, the former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and U.S. Secretary of State said that leadership is about having a vision, hiring the best possible people to work for you, empowering them to get the job done, and leading with a strong human touch.

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Thom Mayne, FAIA, Celebrated with AIA Gold Medal

From provocateur to a pillar of the vibrant Southern California architecture scene, the AIA Gold Medal cement’s Mayne’s legacy as one of the nation’s most influential architects.

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Scenes from the AIA Convention

The final 2013 AIA Convention photo gallery features images from the Fellowship Investiture Ceremony, the annual Women in Architecture Dinner, and book signings by AIA Firm Award recipients Tod Williams, FAIA, and Bille Tsien, AIA.

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Mason Lane Farm Operations Facility; De Leon & Primmer Architecture Workshop

2013 recipient of an AIA Honor Award for Architecture.

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Repositioning Reaches Out to Emerging Professionals, Public

AIA President Mickey Jacob, FAIA, Chief Executive Officer Robert Ivy, FAIA, and 2013 CACE President Tina Litteral, Hon. AIA, provided 2013 convention attendees with updates on the Repositioning the AIA initiative. All three will hold quarterly virtual town hall meetings beginning July 22.

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Repositioning Ambassadors Selected

Repositioning the AIA Ambassadors will champion the initiative by drawing together members at all levels and regions.

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Two Bylaws Amendments, 11 Resolutions Approved

An amendment allowing Associate and International Associate members to serve as component officers as well as numerous resolutions including two involving the Repositioning the AIA initiative were approved by delegates at the convention.

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Hurricane Sandy “Rebuild By Design” Competition: Responses Due July 19

The AIA is urging all members and architects to enter the Hurricane Sandy recovery “Rebuild by Design” multi-stage, regional design competition.

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News and Resources

Career Center | Featured Jobs |
Navigating the Economy
RFQ: Lorain County, Ohio 911 Facility
RFQ: Manhattan, Kans., Master Plan Update
Competition: AIA San Francisco and Public Architecture Social Impact Design Award
Competition: New Rochelle, N.Y., Waterfront Gateway


Advocacy: One Month Left to Apply for Brazil Trade Mission, Oct. 6-10
AIA KnowledgeNet: Apply for AAJ Emerging Professionals Scholarship by Aug. 2 and Attend the AAJ Conference in September
Peter Steinbrueck, FAIA, in Final Stretch of Seattle Mayoral Campaign
AIA and Public Architecture 1% Case Study: Ruhl Walker Architects Hawaii Wildlife Center
Register for the 2013 AIA Women’s Leadership Summit, Oct. 24-26
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Announce Best Tall Buildings for 2013
Studio Klimoski Chang Architects “Head in the Clouds Pavilion” Featured by AIA New York and FIGMENT Participatory Arts Festival
NCARB by the Numbers: 2013 Report on Demographics, IDP, ARE, and Licensure
Architecture and Public Health: NewPublicHealth Q&A with Brooks Rainwater, AIA Director of Public Policy
At Frank Lloyd Wright’s home, a lab for world-class architecture
Building the indestructible metropolis
Reduce, Reuse, Recital: A Theater Built Just From Recycled Paper

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