IPAL – Board Changes Rule to Allow Participation
The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) has announced the names of the first 13 accredited architectural programs to be accepted for participation in the NCARB IPAL initiative. The initiative encourages programs that are accredited by NAAB to propose a pre-graduation integration of education, experience requirements and the opportunity to take each of the six divisions of the new Architect Registration Examination® 5.0. Two architecture schools were included in the approved programs – NC State University and UNC-Charlotte.
The Board has amended 21 NCAC 02 .0302 to allow for NC exam candidate to participate in and NCARB approved IPAL program. For more information on the NCARB IPA go to www.ncarb.org
New Board Member
Governor Pat McCrory has appointed Mr. Jimmy Lee Norwood, Jr. of Winston-Salem, NC to the Board of Architecture. Mr. Norwood replaces Cheryl C. Walker, FAIA who served on the Board for over 10 years. Please join us in welcoming him to the Board and expressing our sincere gratitude to Ms. Walker.
2016 Firm Renewals
Firm renewal forms for 2016 were due by December 31, 2015. If you have not renewed your firm license it is now on delinquent status. Firm renewal forms are found in the forms section of this site. Questions concerning firm renewals should be sent to Tyler Barrick at firstname.lastname@example.org
Continuing Education Reminder
With 2015 soon coming to a close, we would like to remind you that in order to renew your license for 2016-2017 next May, you must have 12 hours of HSW related CE by December 31, 2015. Questions related to CE should be directed to Tyler Barrick at email@example.com
2016 Firm Renewals
2016 Firm Renewals have been mailed via U.S.P.S. If you do not receive a form by November 1, 2015 contact Tyler Barrick in the Board office.
2014-2015 Annual Report
The Board has issued its first Annual Report. Click here to read about the 2014-2015 year in review.
BIM/IPD Policy Statement
After a pilot program studying the BIM/IPD process the Board of Architecture has released a Policy Statement on BIM/IPD projects.
100 Years of History Book
Please join us in celebrating the North Carolina Board of Architecture Centennial. The Board has marked this centennial by publishing its 100 Years of History Book. The Book highlights important Board leaders and achievements.
Robert W. Bishop Appointed to Board of Architecture
Governor McCrory has appointed Robert W. Bishop to the Board of Architecture. Please join us in welcoming him. The Board and its staff would like to thank Paul D. Boney for his service and support as he rotates off the Board. Due to Mr. Boney’s departure, the Board had to appoint another member to fill his position as Vice President, the new officers are as follows:
Chris E. Brasier, FAIA – President
Julie M. McLaurin, AIA- Vice President
John H. Tabor , AIA – Secretary
Stephen M. McClure, Public Member- Treasurer