Category Archives: Engineering Drafting & Design

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 … Continue reading

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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. … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Engineering Students Excel at Certification Exam

SolidWorks is a leading CAD software used in the mechanical design industry. There are three levels of certification available for industry professionals. Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA): for students that finish a mechanical program. Certified SolidWorks Professional (CSWP): for people that … Continue reading

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Architectural Drafting & Design Students Learn from These Industry Professionals

Building an educational program is a lot like building a strong high-rise. It all begins with designing a strong foundation that will allow the building to stand strong in the real world for years to come. Similarly, an educational program’s foundation begins … Continue reading

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$1,000 Scholarship Opportunity for Architectural Drafting & Design Students

Globe University-Woodbury partners with the Society of American Registered Architects (SARA) Minnesota Council to award a $500 scholarship to students in the architectural drafting and design program. Globe University will then match that amount, awarding a student a total of … Continue reading

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Why I Chose Globe University for Engineering

Vincent Ingvalson explains why he chose to attend Globe University-Woodbury for the engineering drafting and design (EDD) program. Ingvalson enrolled in the EDD program in the spring of 2013 and made the Dean’s list in his first quarter. Describe your … Continue reading

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Why Being a Full-Time Student Pays Off

With the excitement of registering for classes at Globe University may also come anxiety for some students who struggle with the commitment of taking a full-time vs. part-time course schedule. We understand that students have jobs, families and further obligations that … Continue reading

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What Does It Take for 100+ Students to Earn Perfect Attendance?

It is a difficult task to achieve perfect attendance in college, your job or any social function. However, students at the Globe University-Woodbury campus take on this challenge every quarter, and to our surprise and delight, a good portion of … Continue reading

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Local College Educates the Community for Free

Throughout a given year the Globe University-Woodbury campus hosts an average of 10-15 free workshops open to students and the community. The majority of the workshops are hosted by a program chair or an instructor of one of the programs … Continue reading

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