Tag Archives: design

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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Pilgrim and Native American Architecture at Thanksgiving

Contributed by John Hartman, Architectural Drafting and Design Program Chair, Globe University Architectural Drafting and Design students at Globe University use technology and imagination to design and assemble plans for homes and other structures.  This is how homes are designed and planned today.  These tools were not available to our ancestors.  They developed their own
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New Architectural Student Club on the Woodbury Campus

College students seek professional growth and personal enjoyment through collegiate club participation.  Globe University supports several career oriented student clubs and is excited to introduce the newest student club at the Woodbury Campus – the American Institute of Building Designers! Every student in the Architectural Drafting and Design program at Globe University is eligible to
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Engineering and Architectural Programs Featured at Minnesota’s Premiere Technology Conference

NTI School of Technology Globe University attended the Minnesota Technology and Engineering Educators Association (MTEEA) 34th Annual Fall Conference as a featured vendor sharing information on Architectural Drafting & Design, Engineering Drafting & Design and our new Mechanical Engineering Technology programs. MTEEA is an association that supports technology education through leadership, continued education, advocacy for
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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: a Drafting Degree is Worth Much More!

When I tell people that we teach drafting and design at NTI School of Technology (Globe University), sometimes I get a blank look, then a question like “They still do that?”  or a comment like “My grandfather did drafting”.  The other day somebody asked me to define drafting and explain how it is still used
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Free SolidWorks Software for Engineering Drafting and Design Students

Engineering Drafting and Design degree (EDD) students at Globe University are now eligible for FREE SolidWorks software. Students in the EDD program use SolidWorks for the first three quarters of the EDD program and are now eligible to download the SolidWorks Student Design Kit (SDK) free of charge. The SDK for 2012/2013 is a 12 month license for personal education use
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Architecture and Environmental Literature

Concern for our planet with regards to our increase in population coupled with declining natural resources is on the rise. Architecture once again has taken the forefront in rethinking urban and architectural design with sustainability in mind. The Architectural Drafting and Design program at Globe University is no different! Green building technology and LEED (Leadership
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Drafting Students Pass CSWA Certification with Flying Colors

Globe University and Northwest Technical Institute (NTI) is proud to announce that 10 out of 12 students in the new Engineer Drafting and Design program passed their Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA) exam with an average score of 94 percent. “CSWA certifications are recognized in the industry and make our students stand out from the rest
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Good typography is invisible

Good typography is invisible. I have not been able to find the origin of this statement but it is so true. Good graphic designers know how to use the right font and the right style to convey their message. True, there are times when the message requires a flare or stylish image but it is
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