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RGU Opportunities

Scott Sutherland School of Architecture & Built Environment Robert Gordon University Do you want to help shape the next generation? You will appreciate that the input of practitioners plays an essential role in the education of architects, and the School is keen to know who in our immediate practice community has an interest in helping…

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ASA Design Awards 2022 – Pre Launch

Our annual design awards will return in 2022, with the call for entries being launched in October 2021. So please prepare your projects with great photography, clear drawings and thoughtful descriptions, which will all enable the judging panel to make their shortlisting as robust aas possible. Visiting the shortlist is then planned for early 2022.…

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As part of the RIAS COP26 events we are creating and hosting an exhibition which will highlight climate related flooding issues as well as showcase projects and engaging with the public to show how architects think about, and can help address climate change. The ASA COP exhibition will include coastal walking routes from around the…

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ASA Whisky Tasting Social

Speyside & Highland Whisky tasting by Gordon & MacPhail (via Microsoft Teams on Friday 18th June @ 7:30pm) £40 per person (including delivery) There is a limit of 20 people in the session, first come first served! contact Gordon G Smith by email to book your place. Places must be booked by mid day…

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Women in Property

The Association of Women in Property are a local partner organisation that the ASA have collaborated with many times recently. There are great benefits to being a member, socially & professionally. Please see more information on the attached leaflet which also gives instructions on how to become a member. WHY JOIN 2021

Historic Environment Scotland CPD Series

We have been running a series of CPD presentations in conjunction with HES, looking at various aspects of the reuse and refurbishment of historic and traditional buildings. Recordings of the presentations are available below. General Principles and Thermal Upgrades in Traditional Buildings ROGER CURTIS, TECHNICAL RESEARCH MANAGER – HISTORIC ENVIRONMENT SCOTLAND The HES Retrofit Guide…

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ASA Council Nominations Dear Chapter Member,  As an RIAS member you are automatically a member of your local RIAS Chapter.  The Aberdeen Society of Architects chapter area covers Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire & Grampian regions.  Local chapter members make up the membership of the ASA Council, which generally meets 6-8 times a year.  The ASA AGM is scheduled to…

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Aberdeen Heritage Lectures 2021 Aberdeen Heritgage trust hae arranged several lectures on various topics. Please click the link to acces their eventbrite page. These run throughout March 2021.

Supporting Year-Out Students

The Scott Sutherland School, as part of the Robert Gordon University, has an exemplary graduate employment record, and that extends to the percentage of Architecture ‘Year Out’ students obtaining valid post-Part 1employment. However, with the economic uncertainty brought about by the pandemic, Session 2020-21 has exceptionally seen a very significant and unprecedented decline in employment…

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Climate Change & The Historic Environment 4th talk in the Historic Environment Scotland CPD series for the Aberdeen Society of Architects. Tuesday 23rd March 2021 13:00 – 14:00 The talk will be given by Roger Curtis – Technical Research Manager with Historic Environment Scotland.

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