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Put a soc in it: freshers day 3

So, today wasn’t that bad – but then again, there was nothing architecture related on the agenda.

After a lunch date and touring around the societies fair, we eventually made it to the Islamic society meet and greet. 152 more words


Expectation is the root of all heartache: Freshers day 2

It’s safe to say – thing’s haven’t gotten better since yesterday.

Feeling out of place, surrounded by your peers in a workshop isn’t a nice feeling, though everyone else probably felt the same (not that I talked to most of them, bit awkward really). 320 more words



Hi, my name is Noor, and I’ve just started architecture school.

Since receiving that wonderful ‘congratulations’ message on UCAS, declaring that I had scored a place at my chosen university, things kind of went downhill from there: during my A-levels, there was a fierce enthusiasm to do architecture, which has  dimmed considerably, and now it seems my interest in the field has slowly faded away. 370 more words


Week 4: Modeling Troopers

As I write this I find myself amidst head-pounding…I think that’s Pitbull. This week has seen two large parties at Helix (after hours). One for a local non-profit and the other for the TECH conference which is in town this week. 822 more words

Applied Aesthetic

Street sketching in Granada

At the end of our Sabbatical this summer, SE and I (ES) have decided to spend 2 months in Granada, Spain. I visited the city before and was completely mesmerised by its architecture, winding alleyways and the abundance of cosy squares. 1,476 more words

Architecture Student

First week of Architorture

Don’t be misled by the title. I love my major and I’ve had a passion for architecture since

8th grade. This first week was definitely an experience and I’ve been working long and… 116 more words

Blog Posts

Week 2: Perspective

This week has been a bit of a whirlwind with the deadline of the Traders CDs (see previous post) [ https://theappliedaesthetic.wordpress.com/2016/08/26/week-1-12/ ] being this Tuesday. However due to the long day on Monday, and Helix’s flex time policy – I got my Friday off! 998 more words