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By: Tyler Stone
June 30th, 2023

In the first half of the 20th century, Center Street was the heart of the Des Moines Black community. The neighborhood was home to many Black-owned businesses, including restaurants, barbershops, and clubs featuring some of Iowa’s finest jazz and blues musicians.

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By: Tyler Stone
June 20th, 2023

The University of Iowa (UI) has a celebrated history of turning out successful writers. Its graduate writing programs are some of the highest ranked in the country, known for nurturing the talent of literary greats.

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By: Tyler Stone
April 4th, 2023

At the University of Iowa, wrestling is king. The men’s team boasts 24 National Championships, making it one of the most successful programs in NCAA Division I.

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By: Tyler Stone
March 23rd, 2023

How do you design a workplace that fits your values and budget? Over the last year, the Iowa City studio renovation team has been answering that question.

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By: Tyler Stone
March 7th, 2023

Housing affordability has become an increasingly important issue for communities across the US. According to the US Census Bureau, 46% of American renters spent 30% or more of their income on housing in 2020. 23% spent at least 50% of their income in this way.

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By: Jill Colbert
February 22nd, 2023

Neumann Monson Architects is pleased to announce that Tim Schroeder, President, has been elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA).

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By: Jill Colbert
February 6th, 2023

Neumann Monson is pleased to announce our newest shareholder, Jamie Zahasky.

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By: Jill Colbert
January 23rd, 2023

Associate principal and architect, Lyndley Kent, AIA, has been appointed to the 2023 National AIA Committee on the Environment Leadership Group (COTE LG).

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By: Tyler Stone
January 19th, 2023

Created by the International Living Future Institute (ILFI), Just is a “nutrition label” that measures an organization’s commitment to equity and social justice. It is a voluntary program that allows organizations to assess their operations and disclose how they treat their employees and where they make financial and community investments.

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By: Jill Colbert
January 11th, 2023

The Iowa Architectural Foundation (IAF) has announced Neumann Monson Architects as its 2022 Firm of the Year.