AIA Michigan Monday Minutes

Cathy Mosley, Hon. Aff. AIAMI     

Executive Director


Champion the profession. Nurture our chapters. Build Michigan better.
August 20, 2018
Happy Monday!

Book your hotel today for the 2019 Conference on Architecture  Convention Info
There are many hotels to choose from the official AIA Hotel is the Wynn. Due to the variety, we will not be providing a room block.  Please book early.
Mark your calendar for the AIA Michigan Leadership Retreat October 11-12, 2018. Information will be sent soon.
Now Available - 
Brightwood's 5.0 Study Guides! Please call 313-965-4100 or email  Evelyn Dougherty  to borrow the study materials!

AIA Knowledge Community Opportunities
  • The Upjohn program funds up to six research grants of $15,000-$30,000 per recipient annually for projects completed in a 6- to 18-month period. The research should relate to architectural knowledge that can be applied within the discipline. One grant will be dedicated to design and health principles.  Deadline: September 1  Submit your proposal  
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Have a great week!

Cathy Mosley, Hon. Aff. AIAMI
AIA Michigan Executive Director
Weekly Highlights

Where we stand: School  design and public safety
Protecting the health, safety and welfare of building occupants is fundamental to what architects do. Over the course of almost two decades, architects have worked with school communities across the country in response to repeated acts of deadly violence targeting students and educators. Architects feel a deep responsibility to contribute to solutions on this troubling issue. We're committed to working with all concerned stakeholders and every level of government, on both sides of the aisle, to keep our children safe.  Read More

AIA Grand Rapids is seeking to hire a new part-time executive director. Please click here to see requirements and to apply if interested.

Submissions due: August 27
Winners announced: October 2018

Structural Masonry Special Inspector Workshop
August 23& 24, 2018

Register Today!

M Day - Innovations in Masonry Design
September 19, 2018

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Save the Date!
November 2, 2018
Strategic Plan  2014 - 2020

As the architectural profession moves through the first decade of the twenty-first century, it becomes increasingly obvious that the pace of change continues to accelerate . . .

In This Issue

Upcoming Chapter Events:  
Committee on the Environment Garden Party Social
Thurs., Aug 23 - More Information
TAP/DABUG August Program: Downstream Utilization of a Design-BIM
Tues., Aug. 28 -  More Information
Building Enclosure Council CEU Program
Thurs., Sept. 13, 2018 - 5:00pm, Schoolcraft VisTaTech Center
No RSVP Required, $5 at Door

Sponsor the 2018 AIA Detroit Celebration of Architecture
Sponsorship are selling fast! - More Information
2018 AIA Detroit Celebration of Architecture Early Bird Tickets Now on Sale!
Early Bird Sales End Sat., Sept 1 - More Information
Life Remodeled Volunteer Day
Fri., Oct. 5 - More Information

Save the Date! Building Enclosure Council Symposium - 10th Anniversary!
Tues., Oct. 16 - Tickets Available Soon

Member Luncheon
Thurs., August 16 - 
More Information

Marshall, MI self directed historic home tour
Sept. 8-9, 2018

Fri., Sept. 21 - More Information

CEU Marathon Day
Tues., Sept. 28 - More Information

Annual Business Meeting, location TBD
Tues., Oct. 2

Design Awards Celebration
Mon. Oct. 8

Insulated Metal Wall and Roof Panels - High Performing Systems in Design, Sustainability and Operation by ATAS International
Thurs., Sep. 20 - location T.B.D.

A3C Collaborative Architecture, Ann Arbor, MI
  8.15.2018  A3C Collaborative Architecture is seeking an Architectural Intern. To learn more about A3C Collaborative Architecture visit

Our Hope Association, Grand Rapids, MI
  8.15.2018  Our Hope Association, a residential treatment, counseling, and education resource for women recovering from addiction is seeking for design services related to developing a conceptual site plan. Download the RFP here. To learn more about Our Hope Association visit

The Think Shop Architects, Berkley, MI
  7.23.2018 The Think Shop Architects is seeking a Draftsperson. To learn more about The Think Shop Architects visit
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