Wednesday, November 24, 2010
Sunday, October 31, 2010
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Friday, September 24, 2010
The firm is in search of someone with a Bachelors degree in Architecture and preferably in pursuit of a Master’s degree. This position does qualify for logging of Intern Development Program Hours. Proficiency in AutoCAD 2008 and Microsoft Programs is a must. Adobe programs is a plus as well.
We are looking for staff that have the following qualities: commitment to design, accuracy and service, strong verbal and graphic skills, a sense of humor, and a desire to contribute to a diverse, experienced firm.
Please send resume to: Farmington.firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, July 31, 2010
Monday, July 26, 2010
Thursday, July 22, 2010
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to email@example.com (In electronic PDF format only)
Tuesday, June 29, 2010
Program Date: July 19, 2010 – August 9, 2010
There is no application fee. To apply complete the application form; write a 500-word essay explaining your interest in architecture; include an official high school transcript and two letters of recommendation from a counselor or teacher; and submit a portfolio (optional) showing artistic and creative strengths.
Have a question? Email ArcStartProgram@umich.edu or call 734.936.0221. To learn more about Michigan Architecture visit taubmancollege.umich.edu/architecture.
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Friday, June 11, 2010
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Partnership-in-Scholarship Grants support collaborative projects between African American Historic Places and college/university scholars. In spring 2010, up to twelve grants of $5,000 each (1:1 match required) will be awarded for projects that help sustain current or attract new audiences at historic sites or enhance the interpretation of challenging topics at historic sites. Eligible projects include improving public access to African American historical and cultural resources at historic places, strengthening teaching and education at colleges and universities through historic places, promoting research and original scholarship of a significant theme related to African American history and culture to support joint public programs, providing opportunities for lifelong learning through a collaborative program, strengthening each institution’s humanities programming in order to preserve, enhance, or enjoy significant African American historic places. Download the grant guidelines and application form here or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or the NTHP Regional Office near you. National Trust Historic Sites and elementary and secondary schools are not eligible to apply. Deadline for applications is April 30, 2010. This grant program is supported in part by the Ford Foundation.
Monday, March 29, 2010
Sunday, February 21, 2010
Wednesday, February 24 from 8-12:00 p.m. at Cobo Hall in the Riverview Ballroom.
For More Information: http://www.detroit.k12.mi.us/proposal_s/facilities/
This first Industry Opportunity Fair is targeted towards General Contractors and Architects/Engineers.
4 certification groups will be in attendance; they are as follows:
· City of Detroit
· WBEC Great Lakes
To register, send an email to: email@example.com.
Include a note that you will attend along with your company name, and number of attendees, please include firstname.lastname@example.org in the cc:
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Howard Sims is the founder and chairman of SDG Associates, LLC, an architectural and planning firm founded in 1964. He graduated from Northwestern High School in Detroit, and earned Bachelors and Masters degrees in Architecture from the University of Michigan.
His architectural firm is noted for many distinguished and award winning buildings including The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History and The Cobo Hall Convention and Exhibition Center. Clients of the firm are numerous and include The University of Michigan, Wayne State University, Wayne County Community College, General Motors Corporation, The City of Detroit and The City of Atlanta. He is currently licensed in Michigan, Georgia, Arizona and Ohio, and throughout his career has also been licensed to practice architecture in Illinois, Wisconsin, Connecticut, Tennessee and Florida. Both he and his firm have been the recipients of numerous awards for outstanding architecture and excellence in the field.
A long serving member of The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and a current Emeritus Member, Howard was elevated in 1977 to the College of Fellows, the second highest honor that AIA can bestow upon one of its members. In 1988 they awarded him the Gold Medal of The Detroit Chapter, their highest honor for outstanding contributions to the profession. He has served on many national and local committees and has also held multiple officer positions at AIA. Additionally, he served as the first Chairman of The State of Michigan Construction Code Commission, was a member of the Board of Directors of The Engineering Society of Detroit, and is a founding member of The National Organization of Minority Architects.
With a longstanding role in community involvement, Howard has served in such capacities as the Trustee of The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Trustee and Chairman of The W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Trustee and Chairman of Oakland University, and Board Member and Chairman of The Detroit Branch of The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. He also co-chaired the Education Task Force of the Detroit Strategic Plan for the Detroit Renaissance. He is also a former Board Member of New Detroit, Inc, Metropolitan Detroit Youth Foundation, St. John’s Hospital, The Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, and The Inner City Business Improvement Form. In the business community, he has served as a member of the board of directors for Primark Corporation, Comerica, Michigan Consolidated Gas Company, MCN Corporation and DTE Energy.
Howard is a life member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and a life member of the Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity. He is currently an Emeritus Member of the Detroit Boule of the Sigma Pi Phi fraternity and has been instrumental in sponsoring educational programs for young people. Many years ago, Howard and his wife created a graduate fellowship for African American students in architecture at the University of Michigan. Later, they created additional annual student award programs open to students studying Social Work, Education and Architecture. Recently, he endowed a fellowship in Alternative Energy Applications and Sustainable Architecture at Lawrence Technological University.
Friday, January 22, 2010
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
Complete Blog post from Rob Saxon here
Wednesday, January 6, 2010
...started taking the ARE?
...part way through the exams?
This event is for you!!!
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Harley Ellis Devereaux
26913 Northwestern Hwy Suite 200
A LIVE forum event in metro Detroit to discuss the Architectural Registration Exam and IDP. Those who are recently licensed or taking the exams can share their study tips, tell how they chose their exam sequence, what study materials and resources worked best, etc. Those who are just getting started with IDP and ARE will benefit from this sharing of knowledge on how to prepare.
Looking for study partners? This event is the perfect time to hook up with others studying for the same exam. Remember...you are not in this alone!
Best part... this event is free! And food will be provided!!!
We just ask that you RSVP here or by emailing email@example.com by January 11th (so we have a head count for our food order).
See you at 6pm at Harley Ellis Devereaux office!
Thanks and spread the word................................