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How to Apply to Architecture School (+ My Portfolio!)

So you’re applying to architecture school! You’re on your way to joining a vast and complex community of the most fearless, innovative people in the world. 1,174 more words

Architecture

Why Architecture?

So, what do you want to do with your life?

I can’t count how many times I’ve been asked this question, by teachers, peers, strangers, even myself. 640 more words

Architecture

Perils of architecture school

Common/Edge is a website about architecture. All of the essays are written well, but many seem to try to have it both ways about the battle over style in architecture. 1,161 more words

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What Do I Want To Be When I Grow Up? - Freshman Year of College

Well first of all, we never grow up, we just grow old.

Ah, Freshman year of college. What an awful time but not for everyone. I want to start this story time with mentioning a few things, ONE, I knew what I wanted to do with my life at a very young age, TWO, Everything happens for a reason, and THREE, you are never stuck studying something you do not like. 996 more words

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it's official - architecture is time consuming

Architecture students often complain about the insane hours and incredibly intense workloads that they are forced to undertake while in University or College – all nighters consumed with model making, renderings, AutoCAD drawings, final presentation boards; the work is never truly finished. 253 more words

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barcelona's superblocks

There have been some really progressive city planning and urban design policies to come out of Europe the past few years.  It’s amazing to watch how quickly European countries and citizens adapt to new technologies and  modern thinking towards the environment and the notion of sustainability. 311 more words

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r.i.p. pen

Someone wise once said that the pen is mightier than the sword.  Communication is a powerful thing – the stroke of a pen has the ability to swing a thousand swords.  425 more words

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