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Patty Opitz Receives National AIA Young Architect Award

Patty Opitz Receives National AIA Young Architect Award

Little Rock, AR., February 15, 2019 – Patty Opitz, AIA, a senior associate and licensed architect at Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects, has been honored with the Young Architect Award from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). She is just one of 22 architects selected from across the country for this prestigious recognition. The annual program now in its 26th year recognizes individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the architecture profession early in their careers. Since the program’s inception, there have only been three other architects from the state of Arkansas who have been honored with […]

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2019 Allied Presentation Proposals for State Convention being accepted

2019 AIA Arkansas State Convention October 16-19, 2019 AIA Arkansas is now accepting proposals from our Allied members at the Blue level or higher, for presentations at the 2019 AIA Arkansas State Convention in Hot Springs, AR. Please complete the form below to submit your presentation for review by the Convention Committee. Selections will be made in May and notification of acceptance or denial will be sent after that time. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: April 15, 2019. Submissions must be completed in full to be reviewed for selection. All presentations must be submitted using the form below. Licensed architects in Arkansas are required to […]

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Garver’s Facilities Design Team seeking Architect in Fayetteville

Garver’s Facilities Design Team is seeking an Architect in Fayetteville, Arkansas to be responsible for design duties, preparation of construction documents and development of project specific details. This Architect will have the opportunity to cross-collaborate with multiple business divisions within Garver; more specifically, this Architect will support Garver’s Water Design Center with architectural design and detailing for a variety of facilities. This position will also support general design needs of the Facilities Design team and will have the opportunity to work with a diverse team of architects, engineers, planners, and designers. To find out more or to apply for this role, […]

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Missouri State University Seeking Project Manager

Missouri State University is accepting applications for a PROJECT MANAGER for Planning, Design, and Construction.  Responsibilities: providing construction management of assigned projects within the University system, including coordinating all construction activity on these projects from programming and concept through occupant move-in;  in-house or through a consultant employed by the University to assist with the project; assisting with the selection of consultants engaged by the University, coordinating the work of the consulting firms throughout the project, and providing in-house technical and design support; assisting in the development of the campus master plan. For required qualifications and application procedures: https://jobs.missouristate.edu  or call […]

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Missouri State University seeking Assistant Project Manager

Missouri State University is accepting applications for ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER in Planning Design and Construction:  Responsibilities:   assisting other departmental staff in the development and execution of projects and managing smaller or less complex projects; assisting with the development of building programs and in the development of presentations, including creating graphics and architectural renderings; assisting in creating contract documents, including drawings and specifications for competitive bidding; assisting in the management of ongoing construction; assisting in the maintenance of standards by working with others in the department to develop standard details and specifications that may be incorporated into projects; researching and compiling […]

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