TOUR: UMASS DESIGN BUILDING
When: Friday February 3,
CEUs: 2 HSW
We are pleased to announce a special WMAIA tour and reception at the new UMASS Design Building (housing the department of architecture). The 87,500-sf mass timber building designed by Leers Weinzapfel opens later this month. Click here for more information and the registration form.
Save the date!
TOUR: HITCHCOCK CENTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
Where: Amherst, MA
When: Wednesday March 22nd
A comprehensive look at this Living Building Challenge project!
MA STATE BUILDING CODE 9th EDITION
& New MA Architectural Access Regulations
may be able to be scheduled for the spring. In the meantime, see the draft and link for submitting comments here.
Abstract: The Art of Design
Begins February 10, 2017 and runs for eight episodes. More information here.
(Please note that although the WMAIA does not typically offer AIA LUs for these programs, WMAIA members may self-report here)
UMASS LECTURE SERIES
The UMASS Department of Architecture's Spring Lecture Series begins February 1 and runs through April 18. Click here to view and print the poster with all of the lecturers' names, and the dates and locations of each lecture.
WESTERN MA GREEN CONSORTIUM
The Western Massachusetts Green Consortium hosts a plethora of programs, meetings and even exhibits relating to green / sustainable living. Check out their website and program schedule here.
The Massachusetts USGBC offers many webinars – including several in Western Massachusetts. Check out their website for more information.
BAC ONLINE SUSTAINABLE DESIGN COURSES
The Boston Architectural College (BAC) offers graduate certificates in sustainable design. These courses, developed in partnership with BuildingGreen, are part of the BAC Sustainable Design program. Learn more.
CONSTRUCTION INSTITUTE: Educational Courses, Programs & Events