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Trees to the Rescue

By: Laura Pirie 

April 22, 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. In 1970, over 20 million Americans, or 10% of the population, marched to protest the widespread lack of awareness around human-created environmental damage.

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Visit to Pages Millpond Dam

By: Danielle Davis

Would it surprise you to learn that in the state of Connecticut (just 5,543 square miles) there are over 4,000 dams?

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Winter Solstice Musings

Climate in the Balance

Lessons in Symbiosis: Learning from an Aquaponics System

6 Lessons Learned from One of the World's Most Sustainable Campuses

Zero Energy Schools: The Impact of Buildings on Climate Change

Cesar Pelli: In Celebration of a Life Well-lived

What Remains

Everyday Sustainability in the Pirie Office

Buildings Are Cool. Buildings Under Construction Are Way Cooler.

University Landscapes Can Enhance Wellbeing

For Earth Day – A Story about Pachamama

Flexible Classroom Space that Works

NESSBE: Equity of Place Summit Takeaways

Equity of Place

Community Engagement and Fear

Union Avenue Corridor Design and Planning Charrette

Light

Art in Public Spaces

A Community Outreach Story and 5 Strategies for Great Outcomes

We Don't Hang Images of Our Projects in Our Office. Here's Why.

Rio Iluminado: Connecting a City to Its River

The Powerful Role of Storytelling in Creating Mission-Driven Environments

The 20 REASONS WHY ……I Won’t Miss Pirie Associates’ Next Event

PechaKucha: A Presentation Format Designed to Spark Ideas

The Architecture of Courage and Creativity

Can a Construction Administration Guy Ever Really Enjoy the Forest and Not Just the Trees?

Behind Every Great [Blank] Is a Great [Blank]

Five Steps to Leverage Advantages of Brick and Mortar Location

Four Steps to Build a Solution with Genuine Community Input and Support

Is Reconstruction a Valid Form of Preservation

Health of Place

Enriching New Haven with Compost

Made in New Haven: Architects Create through Collaboration

What Do Good Architects/Designers & Marketers Have in Common?

10 Lighting Basics Worth Knowing

Bio-Concrete: An Auto-Healing Building Material

What to Do with Historic but Obsolete Structures?

Creative Pedestrian Railings

What Do You Do to Attract the Work and Clients You Love?

The Challenges of Urban Paving

Beautiful Ceramics Made by Hand and Heart

Insights on Architecture Inspired by New Haven Pizza

The Power of Light in Architecture

The Handkerchief - Creative Wood Ceiling Design

Value Engineering Is My Friend

Flying Architecture

Can Streetscape Materials Be Unique & Cost Effective in Urban Landscape?

Don't Forget the Introvert When Considering an Open Floor Plan

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