#askanarchitect: 64 – Sarah Wingo

Welcome to Season 3 of the #AskAnArchitect show! We bring you another great episode from our student / alumni creators! Episode 64 we have Sarah Wingo, AIA, who is an interior architect at Grizform Design Architects here in Washington, DC. She is a past South Quad Director and the 60th President of the AIAS.


December 2018 Chapter Leader of the Month: Tommy Hernandez

Tommy Hernandez is currently a fourth-year architecture student at NewSchool of Architecture & Design in San Diego, California. Tommy is one of the university ambassadors, served as the Chapter Vice President in 2017-2018, and is currently serving as the Chapter President for the 2018-2019 year. Tommy was fortunate enough to be introduced to AIAS by… Read more »


#iwtwi – Tampa, FL

Location Tampa, FL Population 385,000 Featured By Linaea Floden, AIA, Healthcare Architect at Gresham Smith Their Story I moved to the Tampa Bay area from the Pacific Northwest in 2001. Not only was it a drastic climate change, but it was also a total change of pace and lifestyle. I went from living fast-paced, rigorous… Read more »


2019-2020 AIAS Board of Directors Elected at FORUM 2018

Download Press Release  Washington, DC  – January 4, 2019 – Chapter leaders of the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) have cast their ballots for the next Board of Directors. During the annual FORUM conference, which took place in Seattle, Washington from December 29, 2018 – January 1, 2019, the Council of Presidents elected the… Read more »


AIAS Announces the 2019 CRIT Scholars

Download PDF Press Release Washington, DC – December 26, 2018 – The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) is excited to announce the selected individuals that will participate in this year’s CRIT Scholar research program: Zain Islam-Hashmi, Carnegie Mellon University Alex Wong, Columbia University Tyler Gaeth, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Katelyn Sector, University of Colorado-Boulder… Read more »


Know Before You Go: AIAS FORUM | PNW Edition

    Know Before You Go Insider Tips for Getting the Most Out of AIAS FORUM | PNW In less than two weeks, we will be seeing you in Seattle, WA! We’ve compiled a list of reminders and tips so that YOU are prepared for the most awesome FORUM yet. 1. What to pack Sketchbook Laptop… Read more »


#askanarchitect: 63 – Emily Grandstaff-Rice ft. Keshika De Saram

Welcome to Season 2 of the #AskAnArchitect show! We bring you another great episode from our student / alumni creators! Episode 63 we have Emily Grandstaff-Rice, FAIA, who is a Senior Associate at Arrowstreet in Boston, MA. She is joined by Keshika De Saram, past-president of the AIAS and architectural designer at Quinn Evans Architects.


How You Can Maximize Your Voice at FORUM 2018

It’s December…do you know what that means??? IT’S THE FINAL COUNTDOWN TO FORUM 2018!!! We at AIAS hope that all of your finals are going as well as they can and that you are all remembering to take time for yourselves despite all of the stress you are under! Please take some time to read the… Read more »


AIAS Executive Director Transitions to Tech Sector

Download Press Release Washington, DC – December 7, 2018 – American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) Executive Director Nick Serfass recently announced he would be stepping down to assume a new opportunity as Executive Director of RVATECH, also known as the Richmond Technology Council. The transition comes after a tenure of almost five years in which… Read more »


#IWTWI Nashville Recap

‘I Want to Work In’ is sponsored by Gresham Smith. Gresham Smith is a team of diligent designers, creative problem-solvers, insightful planners and seasoned collaborators who work closely with clients to improve the cities and towns they call home. greshamsmith.com Week 1: Introduction to Nashville Week 2: Firm Tour of Gresham Smith’s headquarters in Nashville!… Read more »


In Studio: Washington University in St. Louis

This ‘In Studio’ feature is sponsored by the AIAS Collegiate Associate: University of Memphis. Build your awareness of your graduate and other educational programs to thousands of architecture and design students with the AIAS Collegiate Associate program, offering year-round promotional opportunities for your school.        Name: Joie Zhang School: Washington University in St…. Read more »


Equity & Diversity Task Force Invites You to Complete Their Survey

The Equity & Diversity Task Force invites you to complete our survey about Equity & Diversity in school and the workplace. GOAL: gathering information to gain a better understanding of the challenges that the students and AIAS Chapters are facing in regards to equity and diversity in school and the workplace so that we may… Read more »