Research Book

As soon as our studio were done with Analysis and Detail Phase, we got into doing our research book during our thanksgiving break.   We had to do research analysis of two places, Ogden and Manhattan. So, we had divided people into groups to take responsibility to look into different areas of research. At the end of our thanksgiving break we had to presentContinue reading “Research Book”

Schematic Design Presentations

We started off with our revised workforce housing presentation, students virtually conveyed some critical aspects of Manhattan’s existing housing conditions and how Net+ design will positively impact the area. The studio then shared a series of diagrams and images to communicate the site analysis of both Lee Mills and Ogden sites.   Then, students were ableContinue reading “Schematic Design Presentations”

St. John Update

The Net+ Studio has been hard at work on the St. John build site with help from Eco Devo team members. The studio has now been able to complete one build session in St. John, KS. The first build session consisted of three consecutive build days.   The site conditions on the first day were rainy and dreary, but this did not stop theContinue reading “St. John Update”

Research Progress

This week our studio is doing research on our Manhattan/Ogden area project. We have been working in union with Donna Schenck-Hamlin (Program Associate-KSU Center for Engagement and Community Development) and Karmen Davenport to discuss the housing problem in Riley County. We have found the current housing market in Manhattan does not support the needs of the workforce community. The shift inContinue reading “Research Progress”