It’s July, it’s hot, and you’re counting down the days (or hours) until vacation. Things may feel slower, even sluggish, on these 90° days, but the AIA is still at it, putting your dues dollars to work! AIA Pittsburgh is working full-throttle as Design Pittsburgh approaches. The Call for Submissions has been announced and we look forward to viewing your standout projects for our annual Design Awards Competition. Another new initiative is the AIA Pittsburgh Foundation for Architecture’s Leadership Institute for Emerging Professionals. Applications are due at the end of the month, so don’t miss out on this great opportunity!
AXP not IDP: The Architectural Experience Program (AXP), formerly the Intern Development Program (IDP), has officially launched this week. See NCARB website for details.
July 4 – AIA Pittsburgh offices closed for the Fourth of July. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, July 5th.
July 6 – Call for Proposals due for PechaKucha Night Pittsburgh, Vol. 24. To submit a presentation for consideration, please email the 3-4 images, a brief outline and the title of your presentation, and a brief bio to firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 10 – I Look Up Film Challenge Registration Deadline: AIA National is seeking architects and filmmakers to team-up and produce a short film that demonstrates architecture as a solution. Think you have what it takes? Learn more and register today.
July 11 – Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship application deadline. Learn more and apply.
July 13-15 – SpeakUp – AIA’s premier advocacy training event.
July 14 – PechaKucha Night Pittsburgh Vol. 24
July 20 – YAF Steering Committee Meeting
July 28 – Applications due for the Leadership Institute for Emerging Professionals: AIA Pittsburgh’s Foundation for Architecture is looking for people who want to build their leadership capacity, improve their ability to work with others, broaden their perspective of the profession, and more. Learn more about the Leadership Institute and apply today!