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aiarchitect | volume 15 the news of america’s community of architects October 31, 2008
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  Executive Editor Douglas E. Gordon, Hon. AIA
Managing Editor Stephanie Stubbs, Assoc. AIA
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
Tracy Ostroff
Grant Simpson, FAIA
Michael Tardif, Assoc. AIA
Tony P. Wrenn, Hon. AIA

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Get Informed on the Candidates’ Platforms
How do the presidential candidates compare on such issues as global warming, energy conservation, and sustainable architecture? A lot has been said on the campaign trail, but the best source for a candidate’s position on these issues is the candidate’s Web site. This is what Contributing Editor Michael J. Crosbie, PhD, AIA, found.

Louise Cox, LFRAIA, RIBA, Intl. Assoc. AIA, recently was elected president of the International Union of Architects (UIA), and is only the second woman selected to lead the organization.
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Designing or Undesigning the Border Interface
Another shot over the bow over the permanence and intent of borders and the architect's role and responsibility comes from Benjamin H. Bratton this week.

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