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Saving Minnesota 10 Buildings at a Time Presentation November 29

On Tuesday, November 29, beginning at 6:00 pm, BDA students from the School of Architecture will be presenting their proposals to save one of the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota's 10 most endangered historic places. Public presentations will take place in the Weyerhauser Auditorium, Landmark Center in Saint Paul. Each of the following BDA students will take part in the presentation: Justin Pille (Jackson Street Water Tower), Tiana Carretta & Erika Sorensen (Pillsbury A Mill), Elle Poppe & Emily Richardson (Pillsbury A Mill), Natascha Sulaeman & Lauren Walker (Mayowood Historic District), Kristin Laskowski (Pillsbury A Mill), Travis Herr (Mitchell Yard), Kate Seybold & Kristin Lundquist (Mayowood Historic District), Brittany Schomaker & Amanda Marcott (Fergus Falls RTC), Cara Prosser & Katie…

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DigiFabLab Sparks Excitement and Widespread Interest

Since the DigiFabLab officially opened in Rapson last month, it has continued to receive headlines for the cutting-edge resources it provides to College of Design students. From the November 4 issue of Finance & Commerce (Subscription Only): Fast, and as accurate as the computer-aided designs (CAD) they process, these [3D] printers cut the time between concept and finished product from weeks to hours. They also put University of Minnesota architecture students at the forefront of an industry that is doing more automated construction. Just out today, a story on the new facility in the line begins: Students at the University of Minnesota's College of Design will now have even more prototyping power, thanks to the debut of a new…

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