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“Now is a time of profound change within the Institute.”

AIA Releases Annual Institute Update During the May 19 American Institute of Architects Business Meeting at the AIA Convention in Washington, D.C, EVP/Chief Executive Officer Robert Ivy, FAIA, began his presentation with the simple idea that now is a time of profound change within the Institute and beyond, as evidenced by the ambitious repositioning effort the AIA announced in April, the demographic transitions that will soon remake the AIA’s membership base, and the still-struggling economy that has left architects unmoored in an unstable financial climate for the last few years. AIA President Jeff Potter, FAIA, and Council of Architectural Component Executives Director Vicki Long reviewed the past months and months ahead in the annual “Institute Update.” Read highlights of the institute update at Ivy,

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Texas Architect 75

Texas Architect July/Aug 2012: Healthcare & Wellness  
Texas Architect July/Aug 2012: Healthcare & Wellness  

In this edition about design for healthcare and wellness, we look at good buildings of both types. But the role of architects in public heal...