• Taking a field trip to the new Senate building in downtown St. Paul

    September 28, 2015 • The Profession • Views: 909

  • More Student Projects

    The final projects are rolling in and the students should feel very proud of what they have accomplished in one semester. Here are two very different interior views from the student-designed houses. In his, Chris Engleby has

    December 14, 2012 • News • Views: 460

  • USGBC Student Chapter

    October 26, 2012 • News • Views: 473

  • Is It Really Green?

    Starbucks’ LEED certified drive-through coffee shop in Colorado makes one wonder if it is truly “green”.  On the surface it would appear to be a good example of sustainable building since it is built from

    October 22, 2012 • News • Views: 586

  • DCTC is Focus of Design Competition

    Natural Talent Design Competition The 2012 challenge calls for designing a Sustainable Learning Center in Rosemount, Minnesota on the Dakota County Technical College campus. This new Sustainable Learning Center will act as a

    March 22, 2012 • News • Views: 499

  • Nature in Architecture

    Imagine using the structure of a pollen particle as the basis for a building’s structure. This is a topic Michael Pawlyn talks about in a video clip called “Using Nature’s Genius in Architecture”. He

    September 10, 2011 • News • Views: 480

  • A Creative Way to Learn CAD

    Jody Hoffman                             Karen Malkowski                       Mark Nicholson The students were able to use creativity to design CD covers as a way to learn

    May 10, 2011 • News • Views: 466

  • Architecture Students Visit TKDA

    The architecture students had the privilege of touring the offices of TKDA.  Architect Terry Olson generously gave the tour and showed the group some of the firm’s recent projects.  Everyone left the tour pumped

    May 3, 2011 • News • Views: 426

  • We have Scholarships Available!

    Are you considering a career in Architecture? DCTC has scholarships available!   DCTC.edu/Go/Architecture   • Real-world office setting • Hands-on training in Revit, AutoCAD, and SketchUp • Construction technology •

    May 1, 2011 • News • Views: 395

  • Architecture Students Tour St. Paul

      The architecture students had a great time touring eclectic St. Paul.

    April 27, 2011 • News • Views: 428