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.
Design for a healthy environment