Why is Architects’ Volunteerism so Important to a City’s Disaster Recovery?
Soldiers with the Texas Army National Guard move through flooded Houston streets as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey continue to rise, Monday, August 28, 2017. More than 12,000 members of the Texas National Guard have been called out to support local authorities in response to the storm. (U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Zachary West) We’ve all followed the devastating impact that Hurricane Harvey has had on Houston and western Louisiana. Among the hundreds of thousands who have been directly affected by the storm, nearly 3,000 are AIA members. The storm and the flooding have left none of them unscathed. AIA Houston had more than three feet of water in their building, affecting their servers and computers.
LI – s1 – Building a Leadership Community
Sep 28, 2017
AIA Pittsburgh’s Foundation for Architecture presents the Leadership Institute for emerging professionals. Course Schedule The courses will take place from 1:30-5:00 p.m. at the AIA Pittsburgh Office 925 Liberty Ave, Suite 700, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Dates are subject to change. Attendees will be notified directly in the event of any change. 09.28.17 – S1 – Building a Leadership Community 10.26.17 – S2 -Collaborating for Results 11.16.17 – S3 – Building Issue Awareness 12.21.17 – S4 – Examining Your Sphere of Influence 01.18.18 – S5 – Exploring Organizational Context 02.15.18 – S6 – Creating Impact 03.15.18- S7 – Community Leadership Initiative I 04.19.18 – S8 – Community Leadership Initiative II 05.17.18 – S9 – Community Leadership Initiative III & Debrief