Category Archives: Architectural Drafting & Design

Architecture Drafting and Design & Massage Therapy Join Forces to Design Spa Retreat

Globe University-Woodbury’s architecture drafting and design (ADD) program and massage therapy program worked together to design a spa retreat. ADD Program Chair Heather Scavo and ADD student David Eichler met with a massage therapy class for a consultation to learn … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Architectural Drafting & Design Students Learn from These Industry Professionals

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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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How an Architectural Drafting Student Used AutoCAD to Win $1,000 Scholarship

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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 … Continue reading

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What Does It Take to Be LEED Certified?

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  Globe University-Woodbury’s architectural drafting and design degree students partner with The Purple Tree in Hudson, Wis., by taking on the challenge of building an Eco Village in River Falls, Wis. The effort is for a St. Croix Valley Habitat for … Continue reading

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

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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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5 Ways Instructors are Using the iPad® in the Classroom

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Now that Globe University and Minnesota School of Business (GU/MSB) welcomed the lightweight Apple iPad® into the classroom this past summer quarter, we wanted to learn how the instructors are using the iPad in the classroom. We reached out to the … Continue reading

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Local College Educates the Community for Free

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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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Are We Making Progress?

by John Hartman, Program Chair Architectural Drafting and Design, Globe University – Woodbury Structural Engineering is a discipline that draws on Drafting and Design and physics.  The basic goal is to design structures that protect, support and last.    As technology … Continue reading

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Engineering my Life – Poka-Yoke

Contributed by Pam Schumacher, Mechanical Engineering Technology Instructor – Globe University My husband and I are both engineers.  I think we have a pretty ordinary household, 3 children, a dog and a copy of every episode of Firefly, Babylon Five … Continue reading

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