AIA-NJ Blog

2014 Design and Service Awards

August 20, 2014

Nominations are open for both Design Awards to be announced at the annual Design Conference on October 9, 2014. More information can be found online: Design Awards Service Awards Any questions call AIA-NJ at 609-393-5690

NOMA Conference: For The LOVE of It

August 20, 2014

For the LOVE of It The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) invites you to the 42nd Annual NOMA International Conference and Expo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, hosted by the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects (PhilaNOMA)  at the historic Loews Philadelphia Hotel.   With the theme, “For the LOVE of It: Community…History…Design,” Read More

Articles for Newsletter

August 20, 2014

As members of AIA-NJ membership, we would like to hear about your projects.  A member benefit many do not know about is publishing articles about NJ Architecture by NJ Architects. Send any press releases regarding projects to AIA-NJ for it’s newsletter.  We can not guarantee that everything you submit will be published, however based on space Read More

In Memoriam – Hugh J. Connolly, AIA

August 20, 2014

Hugh Connolly, 56, died at University Medical Center at Princeton on May 31, 2014, after a courageous one-year battle with metastatic melanoma. It was his, and wife Peggy’s, 34th wedding anniversary. Known as a kind, patient, ethical and always loving person, he will be missed enormously by his family. He is survived by his wife Read More

In Memoriam – Robert Harding Lee, AIA

August 19, 2014

Mayflower Descendent Robert Harding Lee, 89, of Devon; Chester County, PA passed away on Wednesday morning, July 16, 2014 in his home. He was born on May 10, 1925 in Essex, CT, the only child of Clarence and Hazel Harding Lee. A Veteran of the United States Army, he served during World War II, and Read More

Empowerment by Design Series: Maximize ROI by Maintaining Discipline

August 19, 2014

Employing a clear “go/no-go” decision-making process will help maintain discipline and lead to greater ROI. by Steve Whitehorn Editor’s Note: This is the second article in the Empowerment by Design series by Steve Whitehorn of Whitehorn Financial Group, Inc., providing A/E professionals with practical tips for a more successful, profitable practice. During the worst years Read More

Mills + Schnoering Architects Receives AIA-NJ Merit Award for Historic Preservation of Statue of Liberty

August 19, 2014

Princeton, N.J.-Based Firm Uses Contemporary Technologies to Upgrade Visitor Safety and Comfort at American Landmark The New Jersey chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-NJ) has awarded Princeton, N.J.-based design firm Mills + Schnoering Architects LLC with a Merit Award in the Historic Preservation category for its use of contemporary technologies to upgrade visitor Read More

Editorial – Proposed IDP Changes

August 5, 2014

In reviewing the proposed revisions to the IDP program I believe that both the short and long term measures are problematic and can ultimately be detrimental to the profession at large. Phase 1 abridges the minimum reporting hours from 5,600 (3,740 Core Hours + 1,860 Elective Hours) to only include the 3,740 Core Hours. The Read More

Online ARE Review Course at NJIT

August 5, 2014

The College of Architecture & Design at New Jersey Institute of Technology is offering an online review course for the Architect Registration Exam (ARE 4.0) in Structural Systems this fall semester. The course will start on the week of September 2nd and will cover the exam material in a lecture format, including the related graphic Read More

Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center Receives 2014 Smart Growth Award

August 5, 2014

The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Camden, New Jersey was recently honored by New Jersey Future with a 2014 Smart Growth Award at the organization’s annual celebration held on June 5, 2014 at the Newark Club’s Metropolitan Room in Newark, New Jersey.   Designed by Kitchen & Associates of Collingswood, Read More

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