SUMMER PROGRAMS – ONLINE   Back in late January, ARCHCareersGuide.com released the 2020 Architecture Summer Programs listing (see below) as it has done for over the last ten years.  It was nothing particularly special.  Each program offered included its location, website, and dates. 2020 Architecture Summer Programs http://www.archcareersguide.com/summer/ However, late April, we received a notification…

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PREPARATION TO BECOMING AN ARCHITECT As you desire to become an architect, there are many activities or programs that can prepare you for your path / journey.  All of these will further your interest / knowledge in the profession.   ARCHITECTURE SUMMER PROGRAM First, participate in an architecture summer program.  For Summer 2020, most if…

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VIRTUAL DESIGN STUDIO As you may know, many of the Architecture Summer Programs are transitioning to an online format; as a result, you will most likely participate in a virtual design studio.  To learn more, we asked Assistant Professor Danielle S. Willkens, PhD of Georgia Tech to provide more insight. Virtual Design Studio Experience If…

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Online Design Experiences To stay active, below is a list of websites that provide you with online design experiences.  These online design experience cater to all ages K-12. So, if you have an interest in becoming an architect, consider enjoying these websites. As well, continue to keep track of the updates on the summer architecture…

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ARCHITECTURE SUMMER PROGRAM UPDATE Last week, ARCHCareersGuide.com received an update from RISD related to their summer program: COVID-19 Information for RISD Pre-College “Given the uncertain projections for when COVID-19 will slow, we have decided the most responsible course of action for summer is to not hold any programming on campus or in-person. We have made…

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ARCHITECTURE SUMMER PROGRAMS – SUMMER 2020 Below is the annual listing of summer architecture programs throughout the country (some are abroad) for Summer 2020 researched by ARCHCareersGuide.com.  Also, there are a few programs that are either throughout the year or during the spring. NOTE (April 2, 2020): Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some programs have…

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SUMMER PROGRAMS IN ARCHITECTURE: FACTORS TO CONSIDER Although it may still be cold outside and you may actually see snow, we are quickly approaching summer.  And, with the approach of summer – ARCHCareersGuide releases its annual Listing of Summer Architecture Programs.  Yes, next week (at the end of January), ARCHCareersGuide will release it.  Over 150…

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ACADEMIC YEAR PROGRAMS As one might expect, students interested in architecture seek out programs that occur during the summer.  In fact, each year, ARCHCareersGuide.com publishes a list near the end of January (see below for Summer 2019).  Summer 2019 List of Summer Architecture Programs But there are many programs that are held during the academic…

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SUMMER PROGRAMS – REVISITED Amazing or not, summer is HERE.  Technically, summer does not begin until June 21, but when I was growing up, summer started when school was out.  Granted, you may not quite be out for the summer but it will be soon. So, what are you doing this summer?  For ideas review…

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ITS OVER Well, May 1 (see below) – the National Reply Date has come and gone.  Did you make the right decision?  You truly will not know until you arrive on campus in the fall and begin your courses. Even though you may think the decision is over, the work is NOT.  There is plenty…

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