Self-Teaching in Architecture School

Today’s Topics: How Much are Architecture Students Supposed to Learn on Their own? Passion and Desire What is Architecture School Supposed to Teach Students? How Much are Architecture Students Supposed to Learn on Their own? Going through architecture school I’ve come to the realization that if there is something that you are interested in, thenContinue reading “Self-Teaching in Architecture School”

How Difficult is Taking Extra Classes?

Today’s Topics How Many Courses Am I Taking? What Does a Weekend Look Like? How Difficult is it? How Many Courses Am I Taking? This semester I have signed up for 20 credit hours. At Virginia Tech in order to take an extra class you have to submit for a course overload request. If IContinue reading “How Difficult is Taking Extra Classes?”

What Does It Mean To Be Me?

Most times when I meet people, it is through one aspect of my life. Often times they find that I’m pretty talented at whatever I’m doing in that moment. What most people don’t know is how deep that list of talents run. By the end of this article you may wonder, how does he doContinue reading “What Does It Mean To Be Me?”

Behind The Desk

Today’s Topics: Where Did The Passion Start? Spending Countless Hours On A Project Architecture Competition Guidelines Where Did The Passion Start? Ever since I first started high school I wanted to take architecture classes, to only find out that juniors and seniors are the only ones able to. So I planned out my schedule soContinue reading “Behind The Desk”

What’s The Point of Architecture Competitions?

Today’s Topics: Why Do Them? 2nd Year Competition How do you win them? Why Do Them? There are a lot of architecture competitions that are open for a range of skill levels to participate in, and a range of scales. Since I’ve been in college I have been part of the Futurehaus project that hasContinue reading “What’s The Point of Architecture Competitions?”

How Fast Can A Project be Finished?

Today’s Topics: Total Time, or Total Days? AIA Architecture Competition Total Time, or Total Days How long does it take to come up with a design idea? Well that part is easy, you can be thinking about it in your head. It gets hard when you have to put your intentions on paper. When workingContinue reading “How Fast Can A Project be Finished?”

Beginning Spring 2021 Semester

Today’s Topics: Schedule Mix-Ups Large Course Load What I’m looking Forward to Most Schedule Mix-Ups This semester is definitely one that is different from past semesters that I’ve had. The type of classes that I’m taking has started to change dramatically and I am really getting into the bulk of studying architecture. These courses areContinue reading “Beginning Spring 2021 Semester”

Architecture 2021

Today’s Topics: School Internship Personal Projects School Happy new year’s to everyone! I wanted to start off this year by thinking about what all is planned to happen. Firstly and most important, is architecture school. I will be finishing up my second year of architecture and starting my third year. This past fall I setContinue reading “Architecture 2021”

What I Miss Most About in-Person School

Today’s Topics: Studio Culture Clubs and Organizations Will it Ever be the Same? Studio Culture When I was in high school going on college tours to architecture schools, one thing that was universal across all campuses was that they all had some sort of unique culture in which students learn. I am very glad thatContinue reading “What I Miss Most About in-Person School”

My Fall 2020 Semester Wrap-Up

Today’s Topics: Recap Projects What this semester has meant for me Recap At the start of 2020, everything was normal. Then it all changed when I went home for spring break. First it was just an extra week off of school, but then it turned into packing up my things and moving off campus dueContinue reading “My Fall 2020 Semester Wrap-Up”