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aiarchitect | volume 15 the news of america’s community of architects May 2, 2008
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April 4 | April 11 | April 18 | April 25
Sustainable Urbanism: Urban Design with Nature
Questions Regarding the AIA Contract Documents 2007 Update?
Featured Cornerstone partner: Dornbracht
What Is AIA Oklahoma up to?
During May, Dell Delivers Double Savings
Cover Personal and Business Expenses if Disability Strikes
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. › Accountancy/Finance 1
› Administrative Support 2
› Architect 85
› Architectural Intern 14
› Computer Aided Design 6
› Construction Management 13
› Engineering 5
› Facilities Management 3
› Graphic Design 2
› Healthcare Architect 11

› Interior Design 5
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  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.

The Duty to Beauty
Contributing Editor Mike Crosbie discusses why we must make great architecture and green architecture be one and the same—and go beyond the clichés and standard checklists.
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David Harris, FAIA, is the retiring president of the National Institute of Building Sciences in Washington, D.C., where he has worked for nearly 28 years.
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Connect with colleagues and discuss the latest in the news, opinion, and design trends that affect AIA members. This week's string:
› What Good Could Come from a Layoff?
› What Do You Think?
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› COTE Marks Earth Day with Top Ten Green Building Awards
› Il Duomo: Brunelleschi and the Dome of Santa Maria del Fiore

Regarding the “Duty to Beauty” article above, do you believe that “great architecture” and “green architecture” must be one and the same in todayís world?
› Yes, absolutely.
› No, function and sustainability need to trump aesthetics.
› No, there are great buildings that do not emphasize sustainability.
› Should be, but it canít always work out that way.

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› Danish Modern: Then and Now, Copenhagen, Denmark
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