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Elected Students for 2020-2021 AIASCMU Executive Board
Elected Students for 2020-2021 AIASCMU Executive Board

Announcing the results of our 2020 - 2021 Executive Board Elections! Thank you to everyone who came to the General Body Meeting to hear presentations from the candidates, and congratulations to the elected students!


President: Carly Sacco

Vice President: Mohammed Rahman

Treasurer: Dickson Yau

Outreach Programming Coordinator (OPC): Lake Lewis

Professional Development Coordinator (PDC): Susie Kim

Public Relations Chair: Angela Huang

Graduate Student Liason: Sharleen Devjani

Freedom By Design Director: Eddie Fischer

Freedom By Design Project Manager: Vishesh Pagrani

Freedom By Design Development Manager: Gabrielle Benson

Freedom By Design Public Relations Co-Chairs: Hannah Haytko DeSalvo & Colin Walters

Virtual Grassroots Leadership Conference
Virtual Grassroots Leadership Conference

This year, our annual leadership conference was held online fir the first time. We heard from many different keynote speakers on the topic of "Taking Action" and conversed with students in architecture schools from all over the US, as well as with our international branch. Both the national and our own chapter boards were sworn in. 

Notable Past Events

December 29, 2019 - January 1, 2020

The biggest conference of the year is AIAS’ National Forum conference! Each year a different chapter across the country and parts of Canada hosts the event and this year it took place in Toronto, CA. At the conference we heard from cutting-edge keynote speakers, attended workshops, met with architecture students across the nation, and participated in the Nationals elections. The conference even had a New Years Eve Party that everyone had a great time at!

October 3rd-6th, 2019

This year’s Northeast Quad was hosted from Philadelphia, PA by Temple University. We met with architecture students across our own Northeast Region and had fun seeing the architecture Philly has to offer. We ended the conference with a great time at Cherry Street Pier before heading back to our side of PA.

September 25, 2019 & October 23, 2019

This fall, we were fortunate enough to tour two Pittsburgh firms, IKM and Perkins Eastman. Both firms were extremely welcoming and we had a great time hearing about the work they do and seeing their beautiful work spaces.

March 7-10, 2019

The AIAS Quad Conference invites some of the most engaged and enthusiastic students from around the United States and parts of Canada to attend a 3-day conference full of interactive workshops, city tours, seminars, and keynotes. This year, Wentworth Institute of Technology was selected to host the 2019 AIAS Northeast Quad Conference. The Northeast Quad Conference is an annual regional conference that takes place in a different city in the Northeast each year. One American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) chapter from each quadrant of the United States is selected to host and organize a conference for their quad.

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