Architects in Schools with AIA Chicago

Location: Chavez Elemantary, Chicago

Date: April - July 2018

APMonarch is a volunteer with the Architects in Schools program, an initiative focused on bringing architecture professionals into classrooms to introduce middle school students to the field of architecture as a change-maker.  APMonarch will engage with students in critically analyzing their neighborhood for opportunities to create positive change and utilizing architecture as a means for implementing solution.

Speaking Engagements & Giving Back

Chopin Elementary - Career Day

Location: Chopin Elemantary, Chicago Illinois

Date:  February 22nd, 2018

Alicia met with over 80 young and energetic minds (3rd-7th grade).  After sharing with them how much she loves Architecture & Green Design, they wrote down their dream profession and manifested to their classroom!  How empowering is that?!

Wasted Market Convenings - Vision

Location: The Plant

Date & Time: Thu, November 16, 2017 6:00PM-8:30PM

​VISION will discuss the local and regional future of building materials reuse by inviting dialogue on the topics of: labor and workforce development; adaptive reuse and community resilience; industry accreditation; and policy advancement and implementation.​

Folding, Fanning, Flying & Forming Workshop

Location: SAIC Ballroom

Date & Time: Wed, November 8, 2017 9:30am -12:30pm

Chicago Public School students work with CCAIA architects and mentors exploring paper patterns, geometry, biomimicry, and engineering.

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