Other stories by Kim A. O'Connell

  • Reverse Brain Drain

    Keeping architecture relevant is about keeping it real.

  • Architecture Aloft

    The adaptive reuse of a Bauhaus-influenced building at the Georgia Institute of Technology includes careful treatment of the building envelope and innovative mechanical systems.

  • AIA Case Study: Modular Marvels

    Prefabrication is the oldest new trend in architecture.

  • Branching Out

    Architects are offering supplemental services as a way of staying afloat in a tough economy.

  • Deal Maker

    Green architecture is just as important on the other side of the table.

  • Bryan Bell, AIA

    Promoting public interest architecture with a "triple bottom line."

  • Ecologically Inspired

    Mimicking tidal flows, Living Machines offer energy-efficient systems to treat and reuse wastewater on site.

  • Changing Historic Preservation Guidelines

    Many historic preservationists believe that the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED rating system must be changed to better reflect the ecological, economic, and cultural value of preserving older buildings.

  • Economic Recovery to Depend on New Green-Collar Workforce

    On a bright Friday morning in February, Lisa Jackson, the new administrator of the Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, took the podium at the Good Jobs, Green Jobs conference in Washington. It was the closing session of the three-day conference, which was organized by the...

  • Practicing What They Preach

    Autodesk's Massachusetts office demonstrates usage of BIM and IPD