Having trouble seeing this email? Click here to view in browser.
aiarchitect | volume 15 the news of america’s community of architects April 18, 2008
Follow this link for a summary of News stories.
Follow this link for a summary of Practice stories.Follow this link for a summary of Business stories.
Follow this link for a summary of Design stories.
March 21 | March 28 | April 4 | April 11
The Architect’s Handbook of Professional Practice, Fourteenth Edition
Questions Regarding the AIA Contract Documents 2007 Update?
Featured Cornerstone partner: QCCI
What Is AIA Minnesota up to?
DHL Offers AIA Member Discounts
Consider Long Term Care for You and Your Spouse
MasterSpec offers special discounts for AIA members
Visit the AIA Career Center to view/post openings. You can sort the complete list by keyword, category, job level, job type, and location. › Administrative Support 1
› Architect 73
› Architectural Intern 17
› Computer Aided Design 6
› Construction Management 8
› Engineering 5
› Facilities Management 1
› Graphic Design 3
› Healthcare Architect 9
› Interior Design 4

› Jobs at the AIA 1
› Landscape Architecture 2
› Library Services/Knowledge Management 1
› Marketing 1
› Planning 1
› Project Manager 26
› Specifications 2
› Web Design 1
› Arizona 3
› California 16
› Colorado 2
› D.C. 1
› Florida 4
› Hawaii 1
› Illinois 4
› Indiana 1
› Iowa 1
› Maine 5
› Maryland 1
› Massachusetts 1
› Missouri 1
› Montana 1
› Nevada 1
› New Jersey 2
› New York 5
› North Carolina 12
› Pennsylvania 3
› South Carolina 2
› Texas 3
› Utah 1
› Vermont 1
› Virginia 5
› Washington 10
  Executive Editor Douglas E. Gordon, Hon. AIA
Managing Editor Stephanie Stubbs, Assoc. AIA
Associate Editor Tracy Ostroff
Associate Editor Russell Boniface
Associate Editor Zachariah Mortice
Graphic Design and Web Publishing Innov8iv Design Incorporated
Contributing Editors: James Atkins, FAIA; Kermit Baker, PhD,
Hon. AIA; Michael J. Crosbie, AIA, PhD; John P. Eberhard, FAIA; Stephen A. Kliment, FAIA; Heather Livingston; Grant Simpson, FAIA; Michael Tardif, Assoc. AIA, Tony P. Wrenn, Hon. AIA.

Building Google Earth
Contributing Editor Michael Tardif, Assoc. AIA, tells how David M. Schwarz Architectural Services, Inc. uses Google SketchUp models placed on Google Earth as a marketing and recruitment tool—and offers some tips on how you can, too.
Full story

Clark Manus, FAIA is CEO and design principal of Heller Manus Architects in San Francisco, recently returned from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, where he attended the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Congress.
Full story

Connect with colleagues and discuss the latest in the news, opinion, and design trends that affect AIA members. This week's strings:
› Love It or Hate It: 2 Columbus Circle
› Beijing: Our Sword of Damocles
To join the AIA Web log, click here.

With 76,955 successful e-mail deliveries . . .
AIArchitect scored a total open rate of 51,768. And the two most popular stories were:
› Libeskind’s Second American Project Is a Sculpture that Sways, not a Shrine that Shocks
› New Nationals Park Opens in D.C.

You have an excellent shot at a large, high-design foreign project but know there are significant cultural-dissonance and population-displacement issues. Do you:
› Get the job, get the job, get the job.
› Try for it even if you don’t like it.
› Work out a well-designed alternative.
› Reject the commission outright.

View all poll results

› Join the Corporate Architects and Public Architects for a Networking Reception at the Convention
› Change the World: Harnessing BIM Technology and Integrated Project Delivery for Sustainable Design