Learn About the Tracks Behind FORUM | PNW

The AIAS FORUM Planning Team is excited to announce this year’s event tracks for AIAS FORUM | PNW! Here’s what type of programming you can expect to see at FORUM: December 29 History & Environment Cultural heritage of the built environment is deeply influenced by its contextual location and the historical significance of a place…. Read more »


Book your room or Find a Roomie for FORUM | PNW

In a little over a month architecture students will be taking over the city of Seattle for AIAS FORUM | PNW! Make sure you don’t miss out on the fun! Learn more and register today. Already registered? Book your room and figure out who else will be staying with you! If you’re looking for a roomie or have… Read more »


Sell Your Chapter’s Swag at FORUM | PNW!

One of the many great things that happen at FORUM is the coming together of the various chapters and with that each individual chapters’ unique swag. This year, we’re excited to offer the option to sell your items at STORUM, the official FORUM store. Selling your chapter’s swag at STORUM is a great way to fundraise for… Read more »


#askanarchitect: 61 – Tammy Eagle Bull ft. Mariah Tobin

Welcome to Season 2 of the #AskAnArchitect show! We bring you another great episode from our student / alumni creators! Episode 60 we have Tammy Eagle Bull, FAIA, who is the president at Encompass Architects in Lincoln, NE. She is joined by Mariah Tobin, who is a student at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.


#iwtwi – Nashville, TN

Location Nashville, TN Population 700,000 Featured By Chris Hoal, AIA, Associate at Gresham Smith His Story Nashville was the natural choice for my wife and me. We wanted to live and work in a metropolitan area without fully severing our ties to the south. That limited our options, but it also meant Nashville was a… Read more »


Learn About the Tangible Benefits of the AIAS

The AIAS prides itself in offering a series of benefits to its members that work to advance and complement their education through scholarship programs, competitions, career development, and more. Are you aware of all the AIAS’ tangible member benefits? If not, take a peek below so that you can start fully utilizing your membership today. These… Read more »


29 Reasons to Spend $299 on AIAS FORUM | PNW

AIAS FORUM | PNW is around the corner, folks, and the early bird registration rate is only $299 if you register four or more members from your chapter. If you haven’t attended FORUM before, now is the time! AIAS FORUM is a must for members to experience the greatest member benefit of all – the… Read more »


5 Reasons your AIAS Chapter Should Have a LEGO® Competition

Prairie View A&M just held their first-ever LEGO® competition in an effort to bring a fun environment into their school of architecture. Architecture schools across all frames of the world are used to spending long nights of drawing, building and lots of intensive thinking. Prairie View A&M wanted to try something new with design by bringing… Read more »


Purchase Your FORUM Tours Today

The AIAS FORUM Planning Team is excited to announce the tour lineup for FORUM 2018! Here’s what you can expect to see in Seattle, the Emerald City. December 29 Downtown Seattle’s Greatest Hits It’s a new riff on the city as we focus on the construction, context, and culture which shaped our skyline, from golden… Read more »


October 2018 Chapter Leader of the Month: Lori North

Lori North is currently in her fourth-year at Clemson University and is serving as the co-president of her chapter and a member of the AIAS Equity and Diversity Task Force. Previously, she has held roles as Publicity Chair and Treasurer. Lori initially joined AIAS in the spring of my freshman year when she attended South… Read more »


Leadership Through the Eyes of Emerging Professionals

BY ERIC HOFMANN, ASSOC. AIA, LEED AP BD+C, LFA, FITWEL AMBASSADOR What does it mean to be a leader? How can we build a better society through leadership? Our profession faces these questions every day. We shape our world through architecture to enhance society, but how does leadership inform our role? Leadership occurs at every… Read more »


Apply for PASS – Get Your First ARE® Paid For!

Did you know that the AIAS has a scholarship program specifically for funding your first Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®)? The Professional Advancement Support Scholarship (PASS) is intended to encourage young professionals to make a plan to move toward professional licensure, and begin on that path as soon as possible. Each division of the Architect Registration… Read more »