Category Archives: Drafting & Design

Globe Education Network Gives Back to Communities With Day of Service

Globe Education Network (GEN) hosted its ninth annual We Care Community Service Day on Friday, June 17, 2016. Hundreds of employees from Globe University and Minnesota School of Business, Minnesota School of Cosmetology, and the Institute of Production and Recording (IPR) volunteered their time with 21 organizations. Employees from the corporate office and campuses in
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Five Reasons to Get Your Drafting and Design Degree from Globe University

For students looking into potential careers in drafting and design, the important work starts early – selecting where you’ll get your education. You’ll want hands-on learning, qualified and experienced instructors and a curriculum that keeps your ultimate outcome – your career – in focus.  Globe University offers associate degrees in architectural drafting and design, engineering
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GU-Woodbury’s Alumni of the Quarter: David Spangler

A diverse hands-on background in electrical and mechanical design and manufacturing gave Alumni of the Quarter, mechanical engineering technology graduate, David Spangler, the edge to get the position he currently holds as a senior process engineer at Boston Scientific. Spangler started in a small medical company that was since acquired by Boston Scientific. According to
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Globe University Programs Use 3D Printer as Part of ‘City of Utopia’

Student’s in the architectural drafting and design program recently joined forces with the real estate law class within the legal studies programs to create a 3D model city. It was called “Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood meets City of Utopia,” according to John Hartman, architectural drafting and design program chair. The city is complete with zoned areas for
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Architecture Program Asked to Design Local Building

NTI School of Technology Globe University Architectural Drafting and Design Program Chair John Hartman and independent study student David Eichler in the architectural drafting and design program were asked by a Twin Cities municipality to assist them with the renovation and re-purposing of an existing building for the local Historical Society. Throughout the quarter Hartman
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Architectural Drafting and Design Graduate Thrives in Technical Career Field

Tyler Gelbmann wanted an education that centered on the technical aspects of drafting and design. He chose to attend Globe University, and is now a graduate of the program designed in partnership with Northwest Technical Institute (NTI). Tyler says he appreciates the hands-on experience he received while earning his associate degree. “I like the freedom
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The Future of 3D Printing

Think it would be fun to create personalized action figures for your kids? With the rise of 3D printers, that reality is here, according to Paul Klevann, chair of Globe University’s mechanical engineering program. For the past decade, 3D printing has been a growing part of the engineering field, but today it’s becoming more mainstream,
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How 3D Printers are Changing College Drafting and Design Classrooms

About a month ago, Globe University got a shiny new 3D printer for our drafting and design programs.  The Fortus 250mc, built by Eden Prairie-based Stratasys, is an industry-standard machine that enables students to create nearly anything you can imagine. The device will primarily be used in Globe University’s upper-level courses and help students learn
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Architecture/Engineering Firm Hires 11 NTI/Globe University Grads

VAA, LLC is a multi-disciplinary engineering firm that serves agricultural, industrial and architectural clients throughout the continental United States and Canada. This firm has hired 11 of our NTI School of Technology Globe University graduates. Not only did they hire 11 of our grads, but they also encourage employees, like Usamah Hayes, to teach courses
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