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Do Female Architects Embody the Perfection Myth?
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Wednesday September 20 2017

Do Female Architects Embody the Perfection Myth?

Female architects can often push themselves too hard in trying to reach the impossible goal of creating the truly perfect building.

Why is Networking so Challenging for Architects?
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Monday August 7 2017

Why is Networking so Challenging for Architects?

Why does the word networking create fear within many accomplished creative people, in particular architects?

Architecture Profession Must Tackle Gender Pay Gap
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Tuesday June 27 2017

Architecture Profession Must Tackle Gender Pay Gap

As with the case in any other profession, the concept that men and women who perform similar tasks involving similar levels of expertise and managerial authority...

Lack of Women Keynotes at AIA Convention Highlights Equality Issues
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Tuesday May 16 2017

Lack of Women Keynotes at AIA Convention Highlights Equality Issues

“The Keynote panel is in no way representative of our collective intellect,” read the letter from over 50 architects and firms challenging the lack of women...

Advocates for Women Architects Battle Wikipedia Trolls
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Thursday April 9 2015

Advocates for Women Architects Battle Wikipedia Trolls

A campaign to raise the profile of women architects has met with considerable resistance from members of Wikipedia's vast team of volunteer editors.

Survey Reveals Increasing Sexism in Architecture Industry
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Tuesday February 10 2015

Survey Reveals Increasing Sexism in Architecture Industry

The Architect’s Journal’s (AJ) Women in Architecture Survey results are in and they show women in the industry face growing issues with gender inequality.

Women in Architecture: to Be or Not to be a Mother
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Wednesday February 4 2015

Women in Architecture: to Be or Not to be a Mother

The women in architecture debate can be a tired one.

Study Unveils Barriers to Women Registering as Architects
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Monday November 17 2014

Study Unveils Barriers to Women Registering as Architects

Cultural and gender factors as well as the time and level of commitment required are among a number of significant factors inhibiting women from becoming registered...

Architecture Survey Reveals Rise in Discrimination
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Sunday June 22 2014

Architecture Survey Reveals Rise in Discrimination

The results from the Architects’ Journal (AJ) Women in Architecture survey show increasing concerns over pay gaps, discrimination and bullying for women in the architecture profession.