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... with your Peers (Other Interns)
    - The NAC (The national committee for associate members of the
      AIA, your peers). Make sure to click on the latest newsletter for
      some good articles on internship and alternate practice paths.
    - ArchVoices
    - The Internship Summit (last held Oct 2002)

... with CUA Architecture Alums around the country and world
    - The CUA Career Center website>
      Tell it who you'd like to talk to (e.g.: anyone who graduated from
      CUA with a degree in architecture who's working in Chicago as
      an interior designer) and it will tell you who's there who is
      available to give advice, serve as a mentor, etc.

... with other professionals
      Check their websites for upcoming events, and go attend. That's where you'll find out the inside scoop on the profession and meet future employers and coworkers.

    - AIA: American Institute of Architects
        - DC Chapter >
        - Northern VA Chapter >
        - Potomac Valley Chapter >
        - For a complete list of all AIA local chapters >
    - ACEC: American Consulting Engineers Council
    - APT: Association for Preservation Technology
    - ASLA: American Society of Landscape Architects
    - AEI: Architectural Engineering Institute
    - BOMA: Building Owners and Managers Association
    - CERF: Civil Engineering Research Foundation
    - CMAA: Construciton Management Association of America
    - CSI: Construction Specifications Institute
    - DCBIA: District of Columbia Building Industry Association
    - DBIA: Design Build Institute of America
    - IFMA: International Facility Management Association
    - IIDA: International Interior Design Association
    - NAIOP: National Association of Industrial Office Properties
    - NCARB: National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
    - NSPE: National Society of Professional Engineers
    -'s List of Associations
         - Architects >
         - Contractors >
         - Constructors >
         - Engineers >
         - Interior Designers >
         - Land Surveyors >
    - SBIC: Sustainable Buildings Industry Council
    - UIA: Union Internationale des Architectes
    - ULI: Urban Land Institute
    - USGBC: United States Green Building Council's Emerging
      Green Builders Group