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28 Mar The Last “official” Day

Post by Brian Hedberg, BA 2011, University of Wisconsin - Madison Friday, March 16th, 2012 [caption id="attachment_2433" align="aligncenter" width="150"] Me and Paul skinning[/caption] Day 6. The last "official day. With an impending deadline and a project that looked far from finished, we decided to get up early Friday...

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26 Mar Enclosing the Structure

Post by Omar Davis, Masters of Landscape Architecture 2014, Harvard University Thursday, March 15, 2012 Thursday morning we were still feeling quite behind on our progress. The second floor was nearly finished but the third floor didn’t exist. The tunnel was cemented together but required the coverage...

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15 Mar Teamwork, trusses and tacos

Post by Cyrus Rivetna, BSAS, University of Illinois and MArch candidate, Lawrence Technological University Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - On-site construction. We started the day with an excellent fresh omelot and Oaxacan cheese cooked fresh for us at the hostel.  When we arrived at the site, we...

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19 Dec Look Out Pisa

During our second design/build workshop in Oaxaca, Mexico this coming March, our team of RAW students will have a mere 6 days (72 hours to be precise!) to design and build a complete project.  To be successful (and we will), a lot of planning and collaboration...

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