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aiarchitect | volume 15 the news of america’s community of architects November 14, 2008
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Associate Editor Russell Boniface
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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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