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    When it comes to weight, America is top of the charts. It’s no surprise: we eat the wrong food (and too much of it); we move too little. Could better design help fight obesity?

  • Architect in RMJM's Princeton Office Lashes Out at Firm Leaders

    ARCHITECT has acquired a resignation e-mail sent by an architect in RMJM's Princeton to CEO Peter Morrison and other firm leaders that accuses them of poor business management.

  • Studio Visit: Ball-Nogues Studio

    The design and fabrication studio, which fuses art, architecture, and industrial design, shows us its new home.

  • A Difficult Character

    When a leadership consultant reviewed the Myers-Briggs tests of 100 architects, he discovered there really is an “architect type.”

  • Design Camp

    Few high schoolers receive architecture lessons, so how can they know what studying for a B.Arch. is really like? To get an idea, they can attend one of the summer design programs held at a number of U.S. universities. We profile three.

  • Award: R-House

    Designed by two New York architecture firms, the compact R-House offers a prototype for low-energy housing that’s also affordable and adaptable.

  • Citation: Community Rowing Boathouse

    When the only public-access rowing club on the Charles River required a new facility, Anmahian Winton Architects saw a chance to update the vocabulary of local rowing structures.

  • Everyone's an Architect

    Software architects, enterprise architects, information architects: Can title creep be stopped?

  • Architect 50 methodology

    The methodology behind determining the rankings for the second-annual Architect 50.

  • Emerging Market: Architecture Jobs in Brazil

    Architecture jobs in Brazil could be increasing, as the fast-growing country holds opportunities for U.S. architects beyond the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics.