Thursday, July 7, 2016

IASB Briefs

Check your mailbox, inbox
In the next few weeks, all IASB members will be receiving postal mail and an email regarding the Association's new database management system. Please take a look at these mailings for important information about your membership.

EEE deadline approaching
School districts and design professionals are invited to enter the 2016 Exhibition of Educational Environments, an annual juried awards program sponsored by the IASB Service Associates to recognize outstanding design of public school facilities used for instructional, recreational, administrative, or other purposes. The deadline for entries is July 15. Click here to read more.

Summer office closings
IASB offices in Springfield and Lombard will be closed on four days in July in observance of the Association’s summer schedule and the national holiday. Both offices were closed Friday, July 1, and Monday, July 4, and both will be closed on the upcoming two Fridays: July 8 and 15.

Holly Jack Award nominating forms available
Applications for the 2016 Holly Jack Outstanding Service Award are available. School districts are encouraged to nominate individuals who dedicate their time and effort performing the work of the board secretary. Application forms must be signed by the board president and superintendent and submitted by Sep. 30. Click here for the nomination form and additional information on the required qualifying criteria.