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    RICHARD ROGERS PRITZKER PRIZE

    The Pritzker Prize, one of the world's highest honors in architecture, goes this year to British architect Richard Rogers. In announcing the jury's choice, Thomas J. Pritzker, president of The Hyatt Foundation, said: "Rogers is a champion of urban life and believes in the potential of the city to be a catalyst for social change."

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    NEW YORK AIA AWARDS 2007

    The New York Chapter of the American Institute of Architects announced its 2007 Design Award winners during its annual symposium in February. Recognized by this program are projects of design excellence architecture and interiors that were either built in New York City or designed by New York architects but built elsewhere.

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    TEACHING CLIMATE

    On February 20, 2007, architects and students worldwide demonstrated en masse that they are ready to go to work to stop global climate change. Their "gathering" was virtual, however, as schools, firms, and individuals from 47 countries tuned in to the 2010 Imperative Teach-In webcast.

    During several hours, a panel of three experts from different disciplines discussed the building sector's impact on global warming. Their presentations are available online.

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    8NW8 IN PORTLAND'S PEARL

    The ideals are familiar to any architect working in a big city: a project should be well designed, well built, and well integrated into its urban environment. And yet we have too few U.S. examples to follow when it comes to applying these principles to housing for the poor.

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    Tsunami Smashes into Solomon Islands — Washington Post, 2007.0402

    University of Virginia Wins $25,000 NCARB Grand Prize — AIArchitect, 2007.0330

    GSA Design Excellence Awards Honor 18 Projects — PR Newswire, 2007.0329

    Richard Rogers Wins Pritzker Prize — Washington Post, 2007.0328

    British Architect Wins 2007 Pritzker Prize — New York Times, 2007.0328

    Cribe to the Times-Picayune — Times-Picayune, 2007.0327

    Big Dig Costs Climb Another $110 Million — Boston Globe, 2007.0323

    Plans Revealed for a 'World Trade Center' in Oslo — Aftenposten, 2007.0323

    AIA Maryland Recognizes Design Excellence — AIArchitect, 2007.0323

    Wilson Combs, Architect on Many Bay Area Projects, Dies — San Francisco Chronicle, 2007.0323

    Work Begins on National Museum — Xinhua, 2007.0320

    Winners of the MIPIM 2007 Awards — MIPIM press release, 2007.0319

    Enrico Taglietti Wins 2007 RAIA Gold Medal — RAIA Press release, 2007.0317

    2006 Award Winners Showcase North Carolina's Best — AIArchitect, 2007.0316

    Objections to Foster's 'Skycatcher' Plan for Clarence — Irish Times, 2007.0315

    Dresden's World Heritage Site Status in Jeopardy — Spiegel, 2007.0314

    Architect Tries to Calm Fears on Spire — Chicago Tribune, 2007.0313

    5 Survive as Explosion Destroys 4 Homes in Pennsylvania — Delaware News Journal, 2007.0312

    AMD and Architecture for Humanity Announce Architecture Prize — AMD Press Release, 2007.0312

    AIA Awards Latrobe Prize for "On the Water, a Model for the Future" — American Institute of Architects press release, 2007.0312

    AIA Announces 19 Recipients of the 2007 Housing Awards — American Institute of Architects press release, 2007.0309

    AIA Kansas City Honors Royal Designs — AIArchitect, 2007.0309

    Louvre Accused of 'Selling' Its Soul — Scotsman Online, 2007.0307

    Architecture: Walls Go Up in the Search for Security — International Herald Tribune, 2007.0306

    France to Open New Louvre in Abu Dhabi — Guardian Unlimited, 2007.0306

    Tornado Death Toll Rises to 17 — CNN, 2007.0302

    Best New Skyscraper of 2006 — AIArchitect, 2007.0302

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