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"If You Build It" has become a staple of the film festival circuit, bringing publicity to the design-build curriculum of Studio H co-founded by Emily Pilloton and Matt Miller. AAO speaks with Miller about his experience teaching ten teenagers in rural North Carolina and the film documenting the project.

Thanks to everyone who joined us in Palm Springs this month for the 2014 AAO Members Weekend. We enjoyed a terrific few days packed with tours, lectures, and networking events, plus a great daytrip to Borrego Springs. Can't wait to see how we top this next year!

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Seattle-based Design in Public recently unveiled the winners to its latest annual ideas competition, "Redesigning the School Lunch Experience." In this interview with DiP Associate Director Katherine Wimble, we cover a few of the ins and outs of competition management, and share some helpful resources for fellow AAO Members.

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