Midwest Great Lakes Region

The Midwest Great Lakes Region consists of the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and the province of Ontario, Canada.

Region / Chapter Member Care Manager: Donna Robinson, CMM, CMP

2020 John Shaw Award Winner

Laraway ES  

Laraway Elementary School

Laraway Community Consolidated School District 70C
Joliet, IL
New Construction
Laraway School District 70c & Legat Architects 

Submittal »

A4LE and MWGL Leaders feel it is not prudent to hold this event in March 2021. We are currently working with the hotel to re-schedule.

2021 Midwest Great Lakes Regional Conference

Creating an Educational Community   March 8-10, 2021
Instruction Before Construction
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
200 West 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105

Click here for more information and to register for the conference.

2021 John N. Shaw Award

The MWGL John Shaw Award is a regional architectural design competition intended to showcase good design that results from collaboration with educators, students, and community representatives.

Click here for more information and to register your project.

Deadline: March 31, 2021 by 5:00 pm Central

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LearningSCAPES 2021


October 13-17, 2021
Denver, CO