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    • Natural Healing: Physical and Spiritual Healing (in a Powerful and Nurturing Setting) 

      McGinn, Rachel (North Dakota State University, 2016)
      This thesis, Natural Healing: Physical and Spiritual Healing (in a Powerful and Nurturing Setting), examines how healing spaces in a clinical setting can influence the healing process of cancer patients undergoing treatment ...
    • Naturalization of Boom Island : restoration of the Great Lakes habitat in present day Minneapolis, Minnesota 

      Hermes, Ryan (2015)
      This thesis researches the ecosystem of what is now modern-day Minneapolis, Minnesota before its settlement in the 19th century. An understanding of the area’s natural state is applied to the redevelopment of Boom Island, ...
    • Nature in Architecture 

      Brown, Aaron (North Dakota State University, 2012)
      This thesis provides answers to the question: How can we, as architects, make a building of the environment in which it is built? The typology for the examination of this problem is multi-family housing. The theoretical ...
    • The Nature of happiness 

      Carlson, Alexander (North Dakota State University, 2014)
      Designed as a 384,300 SF urban mixed-use community Node and placed in Minneapolis, MN this thesis attempts to show how architectural design may respond to the overwhelming pollution, poor quality of life and mass urban ...
    • Nature of Hospitality 

      Ziegelman, Jodi (North Dakota State University, 2011)
      This thesis searches to provide an answer to the question: how is hospitality expressed in architectural terms and how does this affect our perception of space? The Building Typology for analysis of the problem is a ...
    • Nesting: Dwelling through Surrealistic Spaces within the Urban Fabric of Minneapolis 

      Falcon, Lauren (North Dakota State University, 2016)
      The next generation requires humble dwelling spaces within cities hosting problematic urban complexities. While the city attempts to establish order, issues of functionality, density, and economics, take precedent. ...
    • Neural redoubt 

      Fagerland, Leah (North Dakota State University, 2014)
      Increased numbers of returning service members from Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF/OEF) coincide with budgetary sequestration measures which directly impact the Department of Defense, jeopardizing ...
    • Neuro Therapy: Supporting the Healing of OCD Through Architecture 

      LaMere, Sophia (North Dakota State University, 2021)
      There is a common misconception that Obsessive Compulsive Disorders, most commonly referred to as OCD, affect anyone and everyone that may experience a “need” for perfection or order in detail. In reality, less than ...
    • Neurotic: Mind, Body, Soul, Architecture 

      Chmielewski, Amy (North Dakota State University, 2010)
      This project is meant to embrace and design for our different minds. The idea is to create a place where we can be ourselves and retreat to a state of mind that puts our emotions or neuroses at ease. People seek places ...
    • A New Adventure: Encouraging People to Go Out to Discover American History through Architecture and the Environment that Surrounds It 

      Johnson, Benjamin (North Dakota State University, 2018)
      There are towns and historical places all over the country that currently do not have a space that allows for historical learning. Without these places of learning the history and knowledge tends to die off disappearing ...
    • A New Anoka: A Suburban Infill Project 

      Hegseth, Jon (North Dakota State University, 2018)
      The purpose of this thesis is to study a pocket of land along an existing train line in Anoka, MN. It is a pocket of land that was not developed due to its zoning for industrial use. The adjacent land has been developed ...
    • A New Generation2: The Improper Appropriation of the Modern Housing Market in Today’s Society, Taking a Look at a New Generation’s Necessities and Ambitions 

      Vonasek, Dane (North Dakota State University, 2020)
      In many cities throughout the USA, recent graduates have to deal with increasing rent prices with a very limited income. Standard apartment buildings and other types of dwellings are fairly standard with space and cost. ...
    • The New Modern Library 

      Ostlund, Lisa (North Dakota State University, 2013)
      This thesis focuses on the relationship between a building and its contents, how this effects the layout and appearance of the building, and the changing needs of a typology. The typology used in examining this relationship ...
    • New Old Stock 

      Lippert, Nicholas (North Dakota State University, 2012)
      This project, Detroit’s New Workforce: A Detroit Renewable Energy Workforce Training Center, examines how and where the sense of place exists within a construction. From that conclusion, it will investigate how sense of ...
    • A New Phase of Aging 

      Schrader, Samantha (North Dakota State University, 2021)
      Aging brings about a transition that highlights the importance of creating a connection between our aging population and the community. By seeking a stronger relationship among the groups, quality of life becomes the ...
    • New Productive Landscapes: Designing for Sustainable Urban Food 

      Thomas, Nathan (2013)
      As of 2008 over half of the world’s population is now living in cities, and the number is expected to swell to approximately five billion in the next twenty to thirty years. As the volume of people living in cities rises, ...
    • New Touch Park 

      Mohamud, Abdirahman (North Dakota State University, 2022)
      My study is to answer the question how can landscapes themselves be interactive, could they be learning & teaching experiences? Can you learn actively from design? Could a landscape teach you a story of a people or a lesson? ...
    • A New way to connect to travel 

      Quast, Ryan (North Dakota State University, 2015)
      This thesis examines how architecture can make mass transit more accessible and desirable to the public and how the public’s wants and needs can improve a transportation center’s design. It examines how making downtown ...
    • New York City FC Stadium: Making Stadiums Worth Their Price 

      Schulzetenberg, Mitchel (North Dakota State University, 2020)
      In the US alone there is almost 250 major sporting venues. Some dating back to the late 1800’s. These stadiums are beautifully crafted, enormous in size and can hold thousands of people for a game. The only issue with ...
    • Nexus: Creating Necessary Bonds Through Communal Living 

      Colbert, Sean (North Dakota State University, 2017)
      The main topic of this this thesis is community based public housing, meaning that this project focuses on the communal aspects of public housing and how they can be incorporated into a building in order to create a more ...