WJW welcomes Maggie!

WJW welcomes Maggie! Maggie joined the WJW team in May 2017. Prior to her arrival in Chicago, Maggie was working for two years in the realm of affordable housing and community redevelopment in Los Angeles. She received her Master of Architecture degree and Certificate in Historic Preservation from the School of the Art Institute of…

WJW welcomes Summer Intern Nathan Mollway!

WJW welcomes Nathan Mollway to the office for the summer of 2017! Nate will be receiving his Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in May of 2018, accompanied by a minor degree in Earth, Society, and Environmental Sustainability. Nate is looking for any and all experiences within the field…

WJW welcomes John!

WJW welcomes John! John joined WJW in May of 2017. Prior to joining WJW, he worked at Chicago-based firm working on a variety of single family, hospitality, restaurant, and manufacturing projects in and around the Chicagoland area. He graduated from Auburn University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Architecture and a Bachelor of Interior Architecture.  While…

WJW welcomes Allison!

WJW welcomes Allison! Allison joined WJW as their Administrative Assistant in February of 2017. She holds a B.A. in Theatre and Communication Studies from The University of Alabama. She is involved in many aspects of Chicago Theatre, including House Managing and Directing.  In her free time, Allison enjoys cooking, reading, and being outside.

 

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Jane serves as a panel Moderator for the 2017 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Affordable Housing

Jane served as a panel Moderator for the 2017 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Affordable Housing. The topic of her panel was Innovation – Health and Housing. They discussed the strong and growing connection between personal and public health and the quality of the built environment. Jane, along side Mark Stroker and Peter Toepfer, offered practical examples…

Todd and Heidi present at the Environments for Aging Expo and Conference

Todd and Heidi were selected to present at the 2017 Environments for Aging Expo and Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Their presentation took a multifaceted look at the use of sleepover visits as a tool for conducting post-occupancy evaluations in senior living environments. They reviewed the process of developing a post-occupancy evaluation toolkit tied to project design…

WJW welcomes Spring Break intern Ziwei Gu

WJW recently hosted Ziwei Gu from the Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning at the University of Michigan for her spring break internship. Ziwei is an MA student at U of M. She spent the week getting to know the workings of the WJW office, going on site visits, and touring sites in Chicago.…

Bill to speak at the Illinois School of Architecture Forefront Symposium

On Thursday, March 30th, Bill will be speaking at the Illinois School of Architecture Forefront Symposium. He, along side faculty members Lynne Dearborn and Randy Deutsch, will be discussing Architectural Design Education of Tomorrow: Negotiating the Intersections of Design and Engineering, Business, Entitlement/Policy, Technology, Firm Culture, and Clients/Owners. The Forefront Symposium attracts leaders from the industry…