AIACC Christmas Party 2013
Wednesday, December 11
Raymond Gignac Residence
See the invitation for the Chapter’s Annual Christmas Party! Celebrate the holiday and meet the new AIACC Executive Director, Deborah Montes! RSVP by December 9
LUX-ed delivers lighting design education for architects, designers and lighting professionals. Workshops are provided in a fast-paced, fun and hands-on setting. Topics include:
• Principles of lighting design
• Human factors for design
• Strategies for energy code compliance
• Designing with LEDs
• Lighting controls
• Facility-specific lighting
Workshop attendees learn valuable information to immediately use, such as how to select the appropriate lighting sources; how to comply with applicable energy codes; how to determine LED system installation requirements; and how to incorporate sustainable lighting solutions into various types of projects.
Workshops are AIA and IDCEC accredited and qualify for sustainability and health+welfare credits. Up to 8 CEU's!
Full details are available at their website.
IN THE 21st CENTURY:
Design and Preservation of Contemporary & Historic Architecture
Saturday & Sunday, March 22 - 23, 2014
optional tour on Monday, March 24
MIT Campus, Cambridge, Massachusetts
This important symposium will provide approximately 16 continuing education units on Saturday and Sunday and 6 additional units for the optional program on Monday. The conference is organized by Technology & Conservation, MIT Department of Architecture's Building Technology Program, and the Historic Resources Committee of the Boston Society of Architects/AIA.
This PDF contains the conference schedule, registration form, and hotel information. You can also find this information on the Boston Society of Architects website.
City of Corpus Christi – Boards & Commissions Opportunities
The City Secretary’s office is currently soliciting resumes from individuals who are willing to volunteer their time to serve the city on a Board or Commission. (There are many options!) For more information, go online to www.cctexas.com, I Want To…Apply for a City Board. You may also contact Glenda Grasz at 826-3893.
Support the Profession - Donate to ArchiPAC & TAC!
Join this year's contributors and support architectural adovacy at the state and national levels of our government.
TAC and ArchiPAC are non-profit and political action organizations for architects. TAC helps advocacy efforts at the state level, while ArchiPAC is focused at the national level. Texas members of the AIA can participate by contributing to both organizations. TAC and ArchiPAC thank all contributors for their generous support of their advocacy efforts on behalf of the architectural profession. Go to the ArchiPAC and TAC websites for more information and to donate.
See the side bar for those who have already donated, and add your name to the list of local members contributing to each of these organizations!
6th Annual Fore the Birdies Golf Tournament
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 6th Annual Fore the Birdies Golf Tournament in some way, whether by sponsoring, playing, donating, or volunteering. It was a fun day! The Chapter thanks you for supporting the Tournament and helping local students become Architects through scholarships.
Congratulations to the winners:
1st Place – M & D Flooring
2nd Place – Naismith Engineering
3rd Place – Martini Brick Sales
Donations will be made to the Charities of choice by the winners.
Also, congratulations to:
And, thank you again to all of our amazing sponsors:
Longest Drive winner (men) – Total Package Brice
Longest Drive winner (women) – Theresa Martini
Closest to the Pin – Danny Duff
|Spectrum Lighting for Tumbler
||A. Bargas & Assoc. for Dinner
||DBR Engineering for Drinks
|Dickson Builders for Golf Towels
||Hub City Overhead Door for Golf Towels
||Martini Brick Sales for Birdies
|Thyssen Krupp Elevator for Birdies
||CCSW for Pars
||and all our Hole spsonsors:
|Big Ass Fans
|Solka Nava Torno
||Travis Tile Sales
AIA Corpus Christi Scholarship Fund