Category Archives: Class minutes

Class Minutes 4-18-2018_ Ashley Amador

Mentioned at beginning of class:

– 30 Second Elevator Pitch

-7 Year career plan

-Work Samples

-Cover letter for extra credit

*Oral group presentation/written : Written copy to be submitted by email (PDF)


Visual Presentation & Physical copy Research


Other topics that were spoken about:

  • Thought of networking with future students
    • Facebook, social media
  • Interior design requirements


Due Dates:

4/18: Quiz due

5/2: submit draft

5/9: Quiz 2

5/16: Final Written copy

5/17: (Thursday ) Prep Time in class

5/23: Final Presentation  &  Quiz 3

5/24: (Thursday) Final Exam


SARA Invitation (Perhaps) – June presentation on Construction Documents


April 30th- Graduation Fair

  • Yearbook for the department?
  • Open lab Page? – Photo,name, contact info, career plan, dreams, quote, favorite course and why?



7 Year Plan outline:

Post elevator pitch (Professor)



Contracts: Are written agreement between parties

  • Verbal , written (letter, proposal,etc)
  • Use a contract made by someone in the building industry
  • A.I.A has simple ones

Class Minutes – 2/21 – Dime

Class Minutes  –  Professional Practice  –  February 21st 2018  –  Dime

Start time 2:37 pm   –   End time 5:00 pm


Class began 7 minutes late; Professor met an alumni in the corridor.

Discussed Assignments

Guest Speaker next class

Purpose and Legal Obligations of taking minutes

Reading: Section in textbook on architectural services.

Forms of Agreements


Kyle asked about maximizing square footage

Daniel asked about Architect-Client Confidentiality

Terms & Conditions

Project Costs

Possible Liabilities in Architecture Projects

Breakdown of Assignments

Grading Criteria Updates

Finalizing Due Dates

For next week: Begin reviewing resumes


International Group Minutes

Team International

Arch 4861

Taking Minutes

The group introduced each other again and stated which country they specifically want more information on.

  • General Knowledge – Luis
  • Germany – Katherine
  • Spain –
  • Japan – Erick
  • Britain –


The breakup of what question we need to answers to, and what direction will we head towards.

The general findings of the research was discussed.

Choose any specific schools we would want to transfer to.

Kyle Sutherland – Class Minutes

Start Time: 2:30pm
End Time: 5:00pm

Main Points:

Open Lab site is open, create an Open Lab account.

Networking opportunities.

What is considered sexual harassment in the office or school and how to deal with it.

Outline for class and group minutes.

Obtaining an architecture license in New York.

Work in your groups to sign up for Open Lab and discuss what you have done and your next plan of action.

What is due for the next class:

Post Class Minutes

Post Group Minutes

Read pages 11-34 of the book

Create a draft of your seven-year plan