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Parental Leave Membership – Australian Institute of Architects

Parental Leave Membership – Australian Institute of Architects

We are pleased to alert readers to the Institute's Parental Leave and Special Circumstances membership option – a 75% reduction in fees.
UNSW EOI for sessional teaching staff

UNSW EOI for sessional teaching staff

UNSW is seeking to develop a diverse cohort of sessional teaching staff through a new expression of interest.
Celebrate the end of the financial year – support Parlour

Celebrate the end of the financial year – support Parlour

Please consider joining us as a Parlour Friend for the coming year.
Paula Whitman Leadership in Gender Equity Prize

Paula Whitman Leadership in Gender Equity Prize

Congratulations to the Australian Institute of Architects on the new Paula Whitman Leadership in Gender Equity Prize!
What does it mean to be a dangerous woman?

What does it mean to be a dangerous woman?

The Dangerous Women Project is calling for reflections, essays, memoir, research or thought-provoking stories for its fascinating website.
GET-ting on with it!

GET-ting on with it!

The NSW Gender Equity Taskforce (GET) is making a difference (and you can too!). Lee Hillam talks with Callantha Brigham.
Anganwadi Project seeks volunteer architects!

Anganwadi Project seeks volunteer architects!

Looking for that once-in-a-lifetime volunteer experience? The Anganwadi Project could be for you.
Gender and Space

Gender and Space

Karen Burns is speaking as part of Gender and Space, a Yale School of Architecture Contemporary Architectural Discourse Colloquium.
Places women make

Places women make

Urbanist Jane Jose celebrates the unsung urban heroines who have shaped our cities in her book, Places Women Make: Unearthing the contribution of women to our cities.
A new Women in Architecture survey

A new Women in Architecture survey

Please take a short international survey, which follows up on a set of questions asked to women in architecture in 1975.
The City of Women

The City of Women

The City of Women, a new book edited by Dr Katia Frey and Dr Eliana Perotti, documents women’s contribution to urban planning (in German).
Women in Architecture: the Future of Practice

Women in Architecture: the Future of Practice

Please join a stellar panel of architects – Stephanie Smith, Rachel Neeson, Camilla Block and Imogen Howe – discuss the future of practice. Moderated by Parlour's Justine Clark.
Karen Burns on ArchiTel

Karen Burns on ArchiTel

Watch the fabulous Karen Burns speak about Parlour with Jan Henderson of Architel. You can find the interview here.
Naomi Stead on the radio

Naomi Stead on the radio

Listen to a great interview with Naomi Stead on Blueprints for Design, on Radio National.
Adrian Ashton Prize for Writing and Criticism

Adrian Ashton Prize for Writing and Criticism

Parlour is thrilled to have been awarded the Adrian Ashton Prize for Writing and Criticism at the 2015 NSW Architecture Awards.
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