The Importance of a College Degree and the Rising Costs of Getting One

Posted by mandy on February 25, 2013
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College education has been increasingly important in today’s economy. A college degree gives more opportunities to an individual for personal growth and career development. Normally, a college graduate would have a higher chance of promotion than a high school graduate. …

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Architectures of the Americas

Posted by mandy on January 19, 2012
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Any careful, or even careless, glance through the streets of any heavy urban area in the major cities of the U.S. can reveal a wide range of architectural styles.  Although most cities won’t begin to compare to the history …

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Design in the Every Day

Posted by mandy on December 20, 2011
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When the day comes to a close, architecture is still essentially about buildings.  Their form and function work together, under ideal conditions, in order to create an experience for the people who inhabit them.  Some are designed for maximum comfort, …

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Architectural Features & Apartment Hunting

Posted by mandy on December 15, 2011
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An appreciation of architecture is not the sole province of home owners. While it is expected that people seeking to buy a home will have a list of their favorite architectural features that are must haves before they will sign …

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Beautiful Architecture on College Campuses

Posted by mandy on November 27, 2011
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As recent high school graduates make their tours through college campuses, there are some standard elements that tend to draw their interests. While the soon to be co-eds are concerned about living quarters and local hangouts, their parents are interested …


Necessity Becomes Design: Tudor Shutters

Posted by mandy on September 19, 2011
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Any student of architecture, or any closet enthusiast of the history of building design, understands that the connections between form and function are very tight. This becomes particularly fascinating when looking at contemporary architecture, and discovering that it’s often the …


Plan a Trip to Banff

Posted by mandy on June 02, 2011
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If you want to see true wilderness in a mostly undisturbed setting, then you should consider heading up to Canada and exploring the region around Banff in Alberta. In addition to unique shopping, historic sites, and fine dining, the region …


DUI Cases Require Experienced Attorneys

Posted by mandy on May 27, 2011
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The public service announcements make it sound cut and dried: anyone arrested of drunk driving will receive strict sentences and be taken off the streets so they can’t cause more accidents. This is a bit simplistic. DUI law, like any …


Specialization is Key in Most Fields

Posted by mandy on May 16, 2011
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Career advancement is an important consideration in the lives of most adults. Even people who feel that they are stuck in dead end jobs that only serve to bring home a paycheck have dreams of someday moving up or moving …


Las Vegas: Getting Away to Golf

Posted by mandy on May 02, 2011
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It’s sometimes a kind of a test of one’s inner serenity to engage in activities that challenge that pool of calm that is hard to attain. In a very busy world, it’s sometimes necessary to make certain changes, such as …