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Apr 28

Garnering a Relationship Before Designing Anything

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Cory Dietz

My team requires me to provide them with some initial information on our clients before we first put pen to paper, or these days, click the mouse. If not, then there is no primary metric for us to interpret a client’s desires, wishes, and more importantly, needs. Sometimes we get…

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Apr 23

Readers’ Picks by Elevatus Architecture

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Elevatus Architecture

Autobiography, horror, mystery, fantasy, there are just so many book genres to choose from. We’ve hand-picked a few of our favorite stories! Devil in the White City by Erik Larson Picked by Jennifer Snell, Architectural Graduate “I love this book because it combines all of my obsessions: True crime, the…

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Apr 21

Preventing disease through justice design

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Elevatus Architecture

Public health emergencies are a serious issue when it comes to any community. Outbreaks can spur officials to close schools, cancel events, or restrict visitation to specific individuals. Jails and prisons are facilities that include close quarters and groups of people where contact may differ to entering the facility. The…

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Apr 07

Handling Negative Situations

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Brett Gauger

In the most difficult times, life is not only present to give you the energy to overcome the obstacles but also to prepare you for what’s to come. Think of your thoughts of being a catalyst. I really think at times, we get these feelings that cause us to go…