As a former international student, I know first-hand what it is like to try and make sense of the licensing process for architects in light of visas, paperwork and protocol. This is why I wrote this piece.
I was recently featured on the NCARB website by the AIA Young Architects Forum. Read the piece here: The Value of Volunteer Leadership Early in Your Career
Attending the A’17 conference was an incredible opportunity. I was fortunate to be chosen as one of the 2017 recipients of the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders by the College of Fellows Class of 2013, and received support by the AIA as a contributing journalist to its e-publications, the College of Fellows Newsletter and the YAF CONNECTION magazine.
It was a pleasure getting to know Gerhard van der Linde through this piece, as well as what the BSA Committee on Homelessness is creating in our community. His perspective on advocacy and advice to students and young architects are inspiring.
It may be overkill to say I am passionate about architectural education. With this piece, I moderated a discussion between two educators I admire in the Boston area: Beth Lundell-Garver, who is the Director of Foundation Instructor in Practice at the BAC, and Dina El-Zanfaly, PhD Candidate in Design and Computation at MIT and my colleague …
I had the pleasure of listening to Bruce Lindsey speak at the NCARB Architect Licensing Advisors Summit in 2016. I was captivated by the way he referred to architectural education, and was happy to engage him in this interview about his role as ACSA President. The last couple of questions are about the panel in which he …
This is my first article for the YAF CONNECTION, an AIA e-magazine.