Glen Robert Stippich (1924-2011), Architect
DBA Stippich Architects, 1964-1966
Glen Robert Stippich was born on September 24, 1924 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota to Abner and Edna (nee Schorzmann) Stippich. He received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Nebraska in 1954, then went on to practice architecture in Nebraska, both independently and with firms. Notably, Stippich had a long association with Harold Hoskins. Additionally, Stippich was a substitute teacher for the University of Nebraska College of Architecture, and he was a certified inspector for the Environmental Protection Agency. He had two children, a son and a daughter. Stippich founded the Arlyn Versteeg Stippich Memorial Endowment Fund at Sioux Valley Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He was also a member of the AIA, the Moose Lodge, and St. Marks United Methodist Church; he supported the Nebraska Children's Home and the Cedar's Home for Children. Stippich died October 28, 2011.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Lincoln, Nebraska, 1957-1976
Educational & Professional Associations
1954: Bachelor of Architecture, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.
____: draftsman, Perkins & McWayne.
1957: Registered Professional Architect, Nebraska, A-417; September 20, 1957.
1959-1968: Glen Stippich, Architect, Lincoln, Nebraska.
____: architect, Hoskins, Stippich, Schaumberg & Freeman, Architects, Lincoln, Nebraska.
1987: License expired December 31, 1987.
Buildings & Projects
Addition (1959), F.O.E. Building, Beatrice, Nebraska.
Elementary School (1960), Syracuse, Nebraska.
Burial Vault Manufacturing Plant (1960), Lincoln, Nebraska.
Holiday Inn Motel (1960), Lincoln, Nebraska.
Garment Factory and Shopping Center (1961), Fairbury, Nebraska.
Boone County Courthouse (1976), Albion, Nebraska.
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3. American Institute of Architects, comp., American Architects Directory Third Ed. (New York: R. R. Bowker Co., 1970), 883, accessed April 4, 2010, http://communities.aia.org/sites/hdoaa/wiki/Wiki%20Pages/1970%20American%20Architects%20Directory.aspx
4. “Glenn R. Stippich,” Lincoln Journal Star (October 30, 2011), B5:1.
5. State of Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects website, Professional license results for Glenn R Stippich: http://www.ea.ne.gov/search/search.php?page=details&lic=A417 Accessed September 10, 2013.
D. Murphy, “Glen Robert Stippich (1924-2011), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, March 11, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, May 31, 2020.
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