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aiarchitect | volume 15 the news of america’s community of architects June 06, 2008
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› Architect 84
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› Healthcare Architect 4

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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
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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.

Factory-Built Housing: The Green Alternative
Contributing Editor Michael J. Crosbie, PhD, AIA, explains why prefabs may be the greenest housing option , even though popular taste dictates that they may never be the “machines for living in” architects long for.

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AIA Headquarters Renovation: Walk the Walk
The 21st Century Workplace—the transformation of the AIA national headquarters—is in the first phase of design with determination, flexibility, and an eye to exploring all reasonable options, reports Marnique Heath, AIA, LEED AP, associate principal at STUDIOS architecture, the architect of record for the renewal of the headquarters complex.
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Adrian Smith, FAIA, is a partner with Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, and was formerly a design partner in the Chicago office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.
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