AIAS Grassroots Quad Receptions are headed to…

Looking forward to joining us in Washington, DC for the annual Grassroots Leadership Conference? We’re excited to have you, and we have a great lineup of firms who are excited to meet you during your Quad Receptions!   Northeast Quad:   FOX Architects is a fully integrated, award-winning architecture and interior design firm based in the… Read more »


Know Before You Go – AIAS Grassroots Edition

Know Before You Go   Insider Tips for Getting the Most Out of AIAS Grassroots. In a little less than a week, we will be seeing you in Washington, DC! We’ve compiled a list of reminders and tips so that you are prepared for the most awesome AIAS Grassroots yet. 1. What to Pack Sketchbook Pen/Pencils Laptop… Read more »


How to CoP

Hello wonderful AIAS leaders, and WELCOME to the 2018-2019 Council of Presidents! As your 2018-2019 National President, I am unbelievably excited to welcome you to this crucial and powerful branch of our organization. As a Chapter President, you have an exciting opportunity to represent your chapter members within our larger national conversations at two Council… Read more »


Apply for MICD Research and Graphics Fellowship

NEEDED: Research and Graphics Fellow for Mayors’ Institute on City Design The Mayors’ Institute on City Design is looking for a Research and Graphics Fellow for the summer and fall semester. Are you fascinated by the intersection of urban design and politics, and you have killer graphics skills? This might be perfect for you. MAYORS’… Read more »


Chapter Leader of the Month: Luke Viscusi

Luke Viscusi recently graduated with a B.S. Arch from Northeastern University and will be returning to NU for his M.Arch this coming year. Luke’s involvement with AIAS began after he attended FORUM 2014 in Nashville. He served as the Chapter Vice President in 2016-17, Chapter President in 2017-18, and will continue to serve as Chapter… Read more »


#AskAnArchitect: 57 Kimberly Murphy ft. Noor Ul Ain

Welcome to Season 2 of the #AskAnArchitect show! We bring you another great episode from our student creators! Episode 57 we have Kimberly Murphy, AIA, who is a Partner at Edelman, Sultan, Knox, Wood Architects in New York, NY. She is joined by Noor Ul Ain, who is a student at CCNY in New York,… Read more »


Sessions You Should be Attending at this Year’s Grassroots

The driving force of the AIAS is the growing membership of students emerging as leaders, change-makers, and #successseekers. The AIAS works hard to champion its future leaders through AIAS Grassroots Leadership Conference programming. Each year, AIAS Grassroots serves as an invaluable experience for chapter leaders to educate themselves on the essentials of running a local AIAS… Read more »


AIAS and Avitru Partner for New Membership Benefit

Download Press Release Washington, DC – June 21, 2018 The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) is proud to announce a new partnership with Avitru, the developer of AIA MasterSpecⓇ that will offer AIAS members exclusive access to AIA MasterSpecⓇ via a free educational license to SpecBuilderCloud to help prepare students to be immediate contributors in their… Read more »


June 2018 Chapter Leader of the Month: Forrest Wood

Forrest Wood is currently a fourth-year student at Auburn University studying architecture and interior architecture who served as the 2017–2018 Chapter President. Forrest values lasting relationships that span both year level and field of study and has a desire to prepare students for their years in school studying architecture and for post-graduation employment. In the… Read more »


A’18 NYC: Know Before You Go

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO Insider Tips for Getting the Most Out of A’18 in NYC. In a little more than a week, we will be seeing you in New York, NY! We’ve compiled a list of reminders and tips so that YOU are prepared for the most awesome AIA Conference yet. 1. What to pack… Read more »


2018 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. The American Institute… Read more »


FBDAG Announces Freedom by Design T-Shirt Competition

So you know what Freedom By Design is all about, but how can you continue to promote the program? Well the FBDAG believes that a little bit of advertising can go a long way and there should be fashionable FBD items available in the AIAS SWAG Store that won’t break the bank! We want our… Read more »