C H A P T E R N E W S
Showcase Your Residential Design
Submit your best project for this Fall’s 19th Annual AIA Home Tour. Submissions due by July 20.
Sporting Clays Fun
Don’t delay signing up for the Shoot’N’Skoot on August 5. Sponsorships are going quickly!
News on Healthcare Design
HcKC brings you ASHE and CMS news and reminds you to save July 22 for the next discussion on the use of virtual reality in healthcare.
Catch the current standings on the SALSA league and mark your calendars for the Allstar/Home Run Derby/Principal Hitting contest scheduled for August 19.
The 2017 editorial calendar for Texas Architect magazine lets you preview upcoming subject content and prepare relevant projects for submittal.
M E M B E R NEWS
Multiple Executive Leadership Promotions
Pape-Dawson Engineers promoted six employees to senior vice president.
Kudos to Barker Structural on their new website.
Looking for Small Office?
Paul Franklin, AIA has office space available next to the Pearl at 1615 Broadway Street.
Alta Vista Duplex
Here is a convenient duplex apartment near San Antonio College offered by David Bogle, AIA.
A Fond Farewell
AIA San Antonio’s beloved Paula Smart is making a career change! The lucky recipient of her talents is Thomas Printworks where she starts after July 15.
O T H E R NEWS
Transition from Drawings
AGC invites you to see the newest technology in portable smart boards on July 14 during the lunch hour.
Legal Impact on School Design
The Association for Learning Environments program on July 18 will be “Addressing Transgender Student Access: Impact of new laws and policies concerning transgender students and education design standards.”
Get the Scoop on Working With The City
CoSA’s half day vendor orientation session offering topics to assist vendors in Construction, Architecture & Engineering and Professional Services is July 20 at the Maestro Entrepreneur Center.
The 2017 AIA Women's Leadership Summit welcomes proposals for sessions and presentations on the theme "Creating Tailwinds." Submit to raise the profile of women principals and leaders in the profession; share and promote the design work of women; explore new paths to leadership and network. Deadline is July 25
Submit for AIA Corpus Christi awards if your project is 2010 or newer and the built facility is located within the geographical area of AIA Corpus Christi. Submittals due August 5.
Administrators plan a Saturday Brunch at Candlelight Coffee House on July 16. Join us for mimosas.
Dining and Business Etiquette
On August 17 AGC offers a fun, interactive session by Emerald Fox Marketing to give you confidence to navigate events and tips and tricks for successful one-on-one business luncheons.
Quantifying Creative Personalities
Read about the study with Neutra, Kahn, Saarinen, Johnson and others which determined the successful creative as, "fundamentally, someone who is able to survive, in a healthy way, the chaos that comes from an idea in formation to a point of arrival."
Wood Building Awards
Submit for the 2017 U.S. Wood Design Awards to show excellence in wood design, engineering, and construction, and the materials strength, beauty, versatility, cost effectiveness, and sustainability. Deadline is September 30.
AIA San Antonio thanks the following for their annual sponsorship of our chapter: