Student News and Events
Welcome Student Members!
This is our new up-to-date website for the Arizona North Chapter and we welcome and encourage comments. As a new site, some items and features are subject to change per comments and input from our members and users. Our goal is to make this web site user friendly and very informative for all users. For those new members that are eager to get your information updated to our new web site, it could take up to two months to get your information into all the systems, this being the last one. The beginning of each month we update our membership lists. If your information is correct with National it should be updated on our local web site. Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding.
Please submit current ASID Student Chapter information on events and other information that you’d like to share with other members. Please email final copy of information to:
Amber Rice, Student Representative to the Board Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please insert a brief description of contents in the “Subject” line when emailing. Thank you.
Student Career Day 2013
Student Career Day was held on April 5, 2013 9AM -4PM at Ardy’s Gallery of Window Coverings. The collaborative day of activities was full of opportunities to learn from experienced designers and trade partners. Students learned how to team with Workrooms, Contractors, and Installers. The theme of the event was ”Soft Window Treatments 101”. It provided the students with the 13 do’s and 7 don’ts they needed to know about specifying fabric choices, terminology and more!!!! During lunch, students asked questions from a panel of experienced designers. They ended the day with exciting sessions on how to work with trade professionals.
2013 Student Charette Competition
The 2013 Student Charette Competition was held at Glendale Community College, Saturday, February 9th. The two teams represented Art Institute of Phoenix, Mesa Community College, Northern Arizona University and Scottsdale Community College. During this all day event, the students worked to solve a design problem involving a couple with a home business. Each team had to develop a furnished floor plan, rendered elevation and oral presentation. Jewell Blair, Director of Professional Development, served as a mentor to the teams.
The projects were judged by a team of designers – Kathleen Vick, ASID – Adjunct Professor at Glendale Community College and Sharon Watkins, ASID – Design Works HC, LLC, Linda Benson, Allied ASID – Malamari Interiors, and Tabitha Evans, Allied ASID – Tabitha Evans Designs. The winners will be announced at Student Career Day on April 5th at Ardy’s Gallery of Window Coverings.
Thanks to our student participants for their diligence: Mandy Abed, Jocelyn Abruzzese, Paige Brackin, Jason Conroy, Sergio Esparza, Marquessa Powers and Kassandra Quintero and Amber Rice. A very special thanks to the sponsors of the event, Glendale Community College and Laurie Clark of Sherwin Willliams.
2012 Student Miniature Room Competition Winners
The winners of our Student Miniature Room Competition were announced at the membership meeting held at Helser Brothers on November 15th. This year’s theme of Historical Rooms challenged students to recreate rooms with specific historical references.
The winner – Nancy Donnay, Student ASID of Scottsdale Community College captured the essence of Mid Century Modern design.
2nd Place winner – The Art Deco Boutique by Kassandra Quintero Student ASID, Jessica Papagno, Student ASID and Paige Brackin, Student ASID of Scottsdale Community College won Second Place honors.
Our Third Place winner was Celeste Plitz, Student ASID of Mesa Community College for her 1880s Southwest Spanish Colonial design.
Honorable Mention Winners were Jason Conroy, Student ASID of Art Institute of Phoenix and Erin Stahlbuck – Art Institute of Phoenix
Certificate of Participation was presented to Juan Aguilar, Student ASID of Glendale Community College.
A special thanks to Naomi Anderson, Industry Partner Representative of ASID and Feathers Fine Custom Furnishings for provided the boxes for competition, hosting our Orientation meeting and having the student projects displayed in their showroom.
Meetings are every 3rd Tuesday of the month @ 3:30pm.
They are open to everyone.
1) Login In: first name.last name.membership number P/W: Membership number
2) Click on: Go To My ASID
Under Membership, Programs and Services
3) Select: Profile Update
4) Select: Maintain your Personal Profile Information.
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7) Then Click: Correct
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For all Membership Questions or Concerns
Please contact ASID National or Pamela Bir, ASID AZ North Executive Director for the Arizona North Chapter at (602) 569-8916 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org