Archives For Observations

I’ve been doing a lot of traveling around lately and when I can, I check out the local school of Architecture. Today I am taking a look at the University of Maryland School of Architecture

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As a result of exhaustive research, I have concluded that the only people how hate the word “Intern” are interns … but this is a problem for all of us in the architectural profession and we need to do something about it before it’s too late.

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There are no two ways about it, hanging pictures is a drag. A total drag. The dragiest of drags. I know what you’re thinking “Is that even a thing?” Yes – it is, because I just hung a whole bunch of pictures and I am an authority of things that are a drag.

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Leadership

Bob Borson —  July 14, 2014 — 33 Comments

Leadership is one of those words that people throw around a lot but I’m not sure people stop to think about what it really means.

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Designing for Others

Bob Borson —  July 7, 2014 — 37 Comments

Being able to design projects for other people – and include them in the process – is part of what makes you a pro. The more involvement I can get out of a client, the better the project will be.

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#ArchiSketch

Bob Borson —  June 23, 2014 — 23 Comments

I use Instagram to document various activities I tackle ranging from design to construction. Here is a collection (including captions) of architectural sketches that I’ve created solving “architect-y” type challenges.

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Today I answer the 4 most common questions I get asked to answer regarding an architectural degree and studio life in college. The questions probably won’t surprise you, but the answers might.

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