A Year Full of Success

The Annual AUD Gala Dinner Awards’ 19 marks the end of a year full of success for both the AIAS American University in Dubai Chapter as well as the American University in Dubai, Department of Architecture. This year, the Department of Architecture at the American University in Dubai has been granted the prestigious NAAB Accreditation,… Read more »


25 Reasons to Spend $25 – Attend A’19 in Las Vegas!

It is that time of year again! A’19 is coming in hot and we want to share with you the reasons you should be attending. As a student, this should be an absolute no brainer – the Student Pass includes access to the keynote events, all educational seminars, Architecture Expo, expo credit sessions, and you… Read more »


2019 AIAS Honor Award Jury Announced

The AIAS Honor Awards were developed to publicly recognize outstanding achievements by students, educators, and practitioners who have exhibited an exemplary commitment to the education and development of architecture students. Each year, the AIAS honors individuals and groups for their exemplary work in areas such as leadership, collaboration, design, scholarship, and service.  Read more about… Read more »


Help Us Help Your Chapter Treasurers

The 2018-2019 AIAS Finance Committee was charged to perform a review of the organization, explore ways the AIAS can be more fiscally transparent, and complete unfinished initiatives and efforts from past Finance Committees. Coming to the end of this academic year, we’ve started to ask the relevance of these chargers given the current state of… Read more »


Find a Roomie and Book Your Room for AIAS Grassroots!

In July, architecture students from around the world will gather in Washington, DC for the AIAS Grassroots Leadership Conference. The 4-day event features great sessions in a variety of tracks including leadership, design, and service and of course our mainstays Freedom By Design. Plus our keynotes will blow you away! But before you can enjoy… Read more »


AIAS Announces Internship Program in Partnership with SMACNA

The new program provides AIAS members with paid internships and experience in architectural sheet metal to enhance industry skill sets. May 15, 2019 — Washington, D.C. The AIAS has been working in collaboration with the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) for over a year to develop an architectural internship program for… Read more »


AIAS International Conference 2019: LAYER 21 Recap

The AIAS USEK Chapter hosted the second AIAS international Conference: LAYER 21 on March 5 to March 9, 2019. The Conference acted as a continuation and development of the success of last year’s AIAS International conference, which was held in Dubai. The AIAS International Conferences provide an opportunity for international members to gather and create… Read more »


#iwtwi Minneapolis Recap

‘I Want to Work In’ is sponsored by Kodet Architectural Group, Ltd. Kodet Architectural Group, Ltd. is a Minnesota Architecture Firm based in downtown Minneapolis. kodet.com Week 1: Introduction to Minneapolis Week 2: Firm Tour of Kodet’s office in Minneapolis! Week 3: Top 5 Places to Live, Eat, Meet People, Play, and Study in Minneapolis… Read more »


Apply Now for a Free Summer Workshop with Domaine de Boisbuchet in France!

We are pleased to announce that AIAS has partnered with Domaine de Boisbuchet to offer AIAS members the unique opportunity to travel to Lessac, France for one of their 2019 international summer workshops! Established 30 years ago by Alexander von Vegesack, acclaimed cultural entrepreneur/collector and the founder of the Vitra Design Museum, Boisbuchet is a… Read more »


AIAS West Quad Conference 2019 Recap: TEXTURE

At the beginning of April, students came to Bozeman for the 2019 West Quad Conference hosted by Montana State University. Networking The conference kicked off with a firm crawl and dinner for students and professionals to interact. All speakers were invited to give students more opportunity to engage with them.   Sessions All of the… Read more »


AIAS Northeast Quad Conference 2019 Recap: REFLEX

Wentworth Institute of Technology hosted The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) Northeast Quad Conference in Boston, Massachusetts this year from March 7-10, welcoming nearly 300 students to this historic city. Reflex Quad was all about highlighting the reflexive elements of a city through the lens of Boston’s architecture along 4 targeted tracks: Renew, Restore,… Read more »