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Q+A: Most Valuable Lesson

What do you think if the most valuable lesson you’ve learnt that you wish you knew earlier? The first question of the Q+A comes from Steph, where she wants to know what the most valuable lesson I’ve learnt, that I wish I knew earlier. For me looking back on my architectural education I learnt you…

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I Need Your Help – Q&A

One of the reasons I haven’t uploaded much this year, despite my desire to write more this year, well I haven’t had many new stories to share with in regards to architecture school. This blog has largely been about writing about my own experiences, typically as they happen, but when you’re only doing two planning…

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My New Job

Last week I sat on a panel to talk about my experience with an old subject at uni, Architecture Practice. I sat in between two practicing architects, and there was another practicing architect (who was also my Studio C tutor), and they spoke about their journey to becoming a registered architect. When Peter Raisbeck asked…

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Architecture School as a “Mature” Age

Architecture school takes a long time, and if you go through in it’s entirety it will take up five years of your life. That can easily extend out if you take some semesters part-time or fail a couple subjects. A common concern when fellow students email me saying that they have failed is that they…

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The 2016 ArchiMarathon

I thought I’d re-visit 751 days in the past, back to what is referred to as ArchiMarathon. And the reason I’m looking back is for a couple reasons, one being that Kevin Hui (who led the marathon) is now going interstate with ArchiMarathon and chatting with him about it brought up old feelings. Second reason,…

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Calling it Quits (This is clickbait)

That’s it, I’m done, I’m calling it quits… For 2017. This year has been fairly scattered and the blog is reflective of this, so despite there still being 12 days left of 2017 I’m doing my end of year post. In past ‘end-of-year’ posts I’ve listed the top posts for the year, however I’ve only…

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Is Nightingale Night School For You?

Whilst this is oddly specific and tailored to students at the Melbourne School of Design heading into Design Thesis during the second semester and Nightingale Night School happens to be an option, I’ll also try and make it broad enough to appeal to everyone. Ultimately this blog post will be about what are your interests,…

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