Tag Archives: architectural design and drafting

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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Four Strategies to a Successful Applied Learning Project

The first Professional Communications I class of the newly-designed career path learning model at the Minnesota School of Business-Richfield campus blazes the way for students to see firsthand how applied learning benefits both themselves and their partner organization. Ms. Rita Hillmann Olson, MSB-Richfield accounting instructor, and treasurer of HIS Haven Ranch, presented the challenge of
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Dedication Leads to Star Student

Justin Schaar, a Globe University architectural drafting and design student inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, was selected as the Star Student of the Month due to his dedication, excellent work ethic and passion for his program. Justin chose the architectural drafting and design program because it incorporated multiple skills and interests he has in drawing, designing,
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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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Students Fly to Corporation to Gain Hands-on Experience

Four architecture drafting and design students and three mechanical engineering technology students, along with their program chairs, traveled by plane to Marvin Windows and Doors in Warroad, Minnesota, to tour the 30,000-square-foot facility. The facility includes a 6,000-square-foot Visitor Center and a state-of-the-art Training Center to train builders, architects and distributors who visit Marvin. “The
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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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Architecture and Medical Administrative Assistant Programs Collaborate

Students in Globe University-Woodbury’s medical administrative assistant (MAA) and medical assistant (MA) programs joined forces with Globe University/NTI School of Technology’s architectural drafting and design (ADD) program to design a medical office. MAA and MA students got to offer ideas for their dream medical office, on everything from size of the space and number of staff, to
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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 with its instructors. NTI School of Technology/Globe University’s architectural drafting and design (ADD) program is
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How an Architectural Drafting Student Used AutoCAD to Win $1,000 Scholarship

Nicholas Janssen, an architectural drafting and design program student at Globe University’s NTI School of Technology, won a $500 scholarship competition from the Society of American Registered Architects (SARA) Minnesota Council. Globe University matched that $500, giving Janssen a total of $1,000 in scholarships to use toward his tuition. The students were judged by a SARA representative in a design charette
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