On January 22, 2013, as part of their ongoing outreach effort, The National Council of Architecture Registration Boards (NCARB) visited Carnegie Mellon University. Assistant Director of IDP Nick Serfass, NCARB, LEED AP, PMP, was on-hand for two distinct presentations on all things related to licensure — “Designing Your Future: Creating Value in Your Career” and “NCARB and You: IDP, ARE, and Certification.” CMU’s School of Architecture hosted the event, which also included a networking reception complete with snacks from Pittsburgh Popcorn, for students and emerging professionals from AIA Pittsburgh’s Young Architects Forum. About 25 students attended the first presentation, which offered an overview of the licensure process. The second presentation, geared toward post-graduates who are already enrolled in IDP, attracted...
NCARB Outreach Event
2012 President’s Holiday Party
This year’s President’s Holiday Party was a great success! The wig was passed from Mark Dietrick, AIA, to Dutch MacDonald, AIA; We honored all of the newly registered architects from 2012; and we all enjoyed the atmosphere of Wigle Whiskey. Thank you to all who attended and enjoyed! [sws_aia_slideshow AIA_Slideshow=””] [/sws_aia_slideshow]
Design Pittsburgh Gala and Awards Ceremony
PechaKucha Night Pittsburgh Vol. 12
PechaKucha Night Pittsburgh vol. 12 was a huge success! Thank you to all who attended, presented, and enjoyed, and thank you to the Union Project for hosting us! We had a total of nine presenters, each with a unique presentation. The first presenter was Brigette Davitt, and her presentation was entitled “Chimera”. The second presenter of the evening was Mike Roy, whose presentation was entitled “Do Worse to Do Better”. Third up was Raymond Bowman, a member of the Young Architects Forum, presenting his “Electric Cars and Roadside Architecture”. The last presentation before intermission was Mike Schiller, CEO of the Green Building Alliance. His presentation was entitled “Paddling Upstream: A Look at the Challenges of Connecting the Outdoor Spaces We...