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A school on the edge of a small town

Treetops Primary is to be sited on the edge of a small town in the South of England on a large site with plenty of room for a large school playing field.   152 more words


How To Make Valley Road A 'Complete Street' That Works For Everybody

Princeton’s engineers held a public meeting last week to discuss planned upgrades to sanitary sewers and storm drains on Valley Road. As Princeton’s ‘Complete Streets’ policy calls for roads to be designed with all users in mind, the engineers also discussed opportunities for making the street layout friendlier to pedestrians and cyclists. 1,395 more words


Schematic Design, Istanbul: April 6-12, 2015

By Brian Olsen

Today we began our much more regularized schedule with classes and time for working on our newly assigned studio project.  We started the day off with two lectures on landscape details and detail drawing, a continuation of a class that we began at the beginning of the semester in Minnesota. 1,312 more words

Launch Your Shelter Project With A Vision-Building Charrette

What the heck is a Charrette?  Some years ago, Brea, California city manager Frank Benest posed this question to introduce the visioning process for a downtown revitalization project.  788 more words

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Charette Collab: Final Thoughts

It is late and I am exhausted. Although the semester flew by, it was challenging at times. I always feel bad for the class that falls last during finals week. 596 more words

Love, loss, and giving thanks... "Get Down on Your Knees And Pray"

It’s 3am.
Im laying in bed, staring at the ceiling in the dark, unable to sleep. Yesterday, I skipped work and drove the 170 miles north with the hope of one thing; finding Cora… 1,171 more words