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  • The Value of Designing by Hand

    Even in the age of CAD, pencils, pens, and paintbrushes can be essential architectural tools.

  • Construction Specifications Institute Acquires Software Developer BSD

    Mergers continue to propagate in the industry, but this week’s union is not of two practices, but rather the acquisition of software developer Building Systems Design by the Construction Specifications Institute.

  • Ehrenkrantz Eckstut & Kuhn Merges With Perkins Eastman

    Another marriage of big-name architecture firms occurred earlier this week, with two New York-based practices joining forces: Ehrenkrantz Eckstut & Kuhn and Perkins Eastman.

  • Bertram and Judith Kohl Building

    Oberlin, Ohio/Westlake Reed Leskosky

  • When Partners Don't See Eye to Eye

    Disagreements—every partnership has them, even the best ones. So how should firm leaders prepare for, and deal with, the inevitable?

  • 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.

  • The Unpaid Staff

    Recent standards released by the U.S. Department of Labor bring some clarity to the hiring and use of interns. But it’s still a tricky issue.

  • Gwynne Pugh Departs Pugh + Scarpa to Focus on Urban Design

    Award-winning Pugh + Scarpa Architects will no longer practice with its two named partners at the helm: Gwynne Pugh has left the firm to start Gwynne Pugh Urban Studio.

  • Stantec to Acquire Philadelphia-Based Burt Hill

    Mergers and acquisitions in the A/E industry continue as Edmonton, Alberta–based Stantec has signed a letter of intent to add Philadelphia-based Burt Hill as part of a strategy to become a leading global architecture practice.

  • RTKL Acquires Beijing-Based AHS International

    International mergers continue to multiply, even in these bad economic times: RTKL has announced the acquisition of Beijing-based AHS International.