Tag Archives: Architectural Drafting

ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS VOLUNTEER WITH HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

Friday made for warm weather, full sun and a successful day at a construction site.  The NTI – School of Technology/Globe University Architectural Drafting students volunteered at a Habitat for Humanity site, experiencing the reward of service learning and expanding their knowledge of construction materials and processes. The work accomplished included sheathing an exterior gable
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NEW ARCHITECTURE STUDENT CHAPTER ON THE WOODBURY CAMPUS

This past week I had the opportunity to speak with Steve Mickley, Executive Director of the American Institute of Building Designers (AIBD).  The AIBD is an organization in which I’m proud to be an Educator Member.  On the conference call was Ron Ressler with Ressler Designs and David Pillsbury with Keesee & Associates. The purpose of our conference
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5 Engineering Facts about the USS Missouri Battleship: Leading Lady of Universal Studios Movie “Battleship”

The movie “Battleship” comes out on DVD today.  The star and namesake of this movie is the USS Missouri or the Mighty Missouri battleship.  It is the last Iowa class battleship to be made.  She served well in many battles, and is most well-known because the Japanese surrendered at the end of WWII on its
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Globe University Offers New Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology

Globe’s degree in mechanical engineering technology is a chance for students to gain practical knowledge in engineering drafting, solid modeling, stress analysis, manufacturing processes, and overall mechanical design. Globe University’s Woodbury, Minn. campus is enrolling students in its new Bachelor’s of Science Mechanical Engineering Technology program. The degree is a product of Globe’s merger with
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Training for the Future of Architectural Design: Building Information Modeling

I love the magazine Architect.  You can read each month about people in the architectural industry that inspire and the many types of highlighted projects from around the world. The best part for me is reading about the newest technology trends.   I ♥ Technology. One recent interesting article I read was an interview with the
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New Logo Reflects Rich History of Design and Drafting in the Twin Cities

Globe University unveiled a new logo this week announcing the NTI School of Technology.  This new part of the Globe Education Network is a result of the recent merger with Northwest Technical Institute, a small private design and drafting college located in Eagan, MN.   Northwest Technical Institute was established in 1957 as a private school
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