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ARCHITECTURAL RECORD announces TOP 300 ARCHITECTS

DLA Architects moves up 9 spots in the prestigious magazine's ranking of the nation's top architects...
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DLA Architects High School Scholarship Program Awards State Level Winners

DLA hosts scholarship winners for “A Day in the Life of an Architect” and presents scholarships to the top entrants.
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Parks & Recreation play a powerful role in our Community

Local parks and recreation agencies play a vital and powerful role in conservation, health and wellness, & social equity efforts in communities across the country...
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Get Gnarly and Embrace the Power of Parks and Recreation this July

To celebrate 30 years of July as America's official Park and Recreation Month, NRPA is encouraging everyone to throw it back to the 80s at local parks...
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Happy 100th, Rotary District 6440

Saturday night I had the honor of attending the installation dinner and 100th birthday of Rotary District 6440. The room was full, celebrating both events. Next year the international conference will be in Seoul, South Korea. There was a terrific program celebrating the culture and cu
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A Colorfully Designed NeoCon 2015

This year color was the big standout theme at Neocon...
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How would a student design a Learning Environment?

I recently sat with my daughter to assist her with a school project: a student designed learning environment. The dialogue was absolutely refreshing...
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Neighborhood Schools are Good for Your Kids’ Health

This month, we've committed to spending 30 minutes a day in nature for 30 days. All this focus on the outdoors and physical activity got us thinking about the schools we design and how active environments have the potential to enable students to "get moving."
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Finally, a better alternative to VCT!

For years, multi-purpose areas and gymnasiums floors have had two choices: Wood or VCT...
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Community Connections: Kids Against Hunger

Community volunteers from Bloomingdale-Roselle Rotary Club, Carol Stream Rotary Club & Lombard Rotary Club packed 4,752 meals, enough to feed one child 3 meals a day for over 4 years!
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