Organized by the Emerging Professionals Committee, these events are opportunities for young professionals to engage in social conversation and networking.

Want to be added to the e-mail list so you can receive notifications of future events? Send a request to Angie McKinley.


Virtual Social Hours

Twice per month the Emerging Professionals Committee hosts an informal virtual gathering where participants can meet new colleagues and join in activities or facilitated conversations. In July, committee member Katie Kangas, AIA, is leading watercolor tutorials. 

Participants should register in advance for each social hour in order to receive details on how to access the virtual meeting. Click on a date to register.

July 14 at 4:00 pm
July 27 at 4:00 pm

August 10 at 6:00 pm
August 24 at 6:00 pm

September 28 at 6:00 pm

October 19 at 6:00 pm: Architects and Apple Pie (cooking demo)
October 26 at 6:00 pm: Walk/Run meet up (tentative)

2019 Firm Tours

Coordinated by the Emerging Professionals Committee in an effort to expose young professionals to the diverse firm environments in the Twin Cities area, participants received a guided tour of a firm’s office space and learned about each firm’s culture and environment. A happy hour followed the 30-minute tour. 2019 Firm Tour hosts included:

Alliiance
U+B Architecture
Collaborative Design Group
Peterssen/Keller Architecture
NewStudio Architecture
ESG Architecture & Design
LHB, Inc.
RSP Architects