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    • Aeronautical destinations 

      Rathbone, Brett (North Dakota State University, 2014)
      One can arrive at as many as three or more airports on the way to their destination with two layovers during the trip, KFAR to KMSP to KSLC to KPSP for example. How can an airport design be more than just a vehicle for ...
    • Aletheia & The Unforgetting of Language: The International Rare Books Library of New York 

      Alenjery, Niloufar (North Dakota State University, 2016)
      A language dies every two weeks somewhere in the world. (Crystal, 1999). With increasing economic integration on national and regional scales, people find it easier to communicate and conduct business in the dominant ...
    • Algorithmic Design and Architectural Machines 

      Langr, Hannah (North Dakota State University, 2018)
      What is our relationship with technology? As designers, we sit on the precipice between the abstract and the alien; between meaningful imagination and reductive otherness. With the permeation of algorithmic software in the ...
    • Alpine Impact: Improving Functionality When Structure Is Impacted By Maximum Stresses 

      Bauer, Brittany (North Dakota State University, 2013)
      This Thesis will explore how a design solution specific to its geographic location is impacted by natural forces of that region. By providing a proper design solution to accommodate for training and operation of search and ...
    • Alzheimer's Remediation Center: Architecture for Research Innovation and Treatment 

      Mauch, Amanda (North Dakota State University, 2013)
      “Alzheimer’s Remediation Center: Architecture for Research Innovation and Treatment” addresses the question, “How can perceived spaces within a structure affect memory retention?” The Typology from which to examine this ...
    • The American Conversation 

      Koenig, Amelia (North Dakota State University, 2016)
      The transparency between the political and public realm is currently a blurred perception today. My architectural objective isn’t to influence or convince you to ultimately believe in particular political ideals. It is ...
    • Amplifying Aquatic Thresholds: A Great Lakes Conservation & Research Center on Washington Island, WI 

      Gemlo, Rachel (North Dakota State University, 2013)
      This Thesis titled “Amplifying Aquatic Thresholds: A Great Lakes conservation research center on Washington Island, WI” investigates the question, “how do natural formations influence the way we interact with a site as a ...
    • ANALGESIC: PLACEBO 

      Adamietz, Thomas (North Dakota State University, 2010)
      This thesis is to look at the effects of society and the environment on the mental well being of the population. The project will be a center for alternative psychological studies incorporating a mental health institute ...
    • Anishinaabe: re-examining the past 

      Kern, Logan (North Dakota State University, 2015)
      Nature and human history are the guiding forces to ensure a prosperous future for many generations. Native Americans have a rich history of living off the land and being in close contact with nature in all aspects of their ...
    • Aquatic Research Center, Maui, HI 

      Lacek, Kyle (North Dakota State University, 2013)
      This thesis project is meant to explore, in architectural terms, the question of “what will happen if water levels continue to rise, and population levels continue to grow at an alarming rate?” This issue will impact all ...
    • Architectural Asset Development 

      Kinney, Dane (North Dakota State University, 2011)
      This thesis attempts to elucidate the connection between architecture and how well students perform academically and socially based on how much pleasure they attain from the architecture of their high school campus. The ...
    • Architectural efficiency : designing with user productivity in mind 

      Schnack, Michael (North Dakota State University, 2015)
      Workplace productivity is important to the success and operation of any business. If a business can maximize its productivity, it is more likely to succeed and grow. This is especially true in the restaurant and manufacturing ...
    • Architectural Mediation: Accommodating Private Development & Public Good 

      Lockwood, Sarah (North Dakota State University, 2013)
      This Thesis, Architectural Mediation, will explore how to answer the question: how can architecture mediate the interests of private development and public good? The design of a combination transit stop, art gallery, and ...
    • Architectural Mood and Mental Space: A Cathartic Journey Off the North Shore of Lake Superior 

      Englund, Ty (North Dakota State University, 2018)
      Most people think of architecture as a profession that is concerned with aesthetic beauty—designs that please the observer through visual perception of the harmony, symmetry, and good proportions crafted by the designer. ...
    • Architectural Sign Language 

      Danielson, Anna (North Dakota State University, 2020)
      American Sign Language is not transparent, one cannot understand it until ones learn is. It takes many years of study and interaction with people who use it to be able to properly learn a language. As a student who ...
    • Architecture & exile : loss and discovery in the design of a refugee facility 

      Moeckel, Matthew (North Dakota State University, 2015)
      My thesis examines the relationship between exile and creativity through the design of a refugee facility for learning and temporary living in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Prominent philosopher Edward Said describes exile as ...
    • Architecture and biophilia: Creating spaces that promote a positive affiliation with nature and the living world 

      Sjoquist, Jenny (North Dakota State University, 2003-05)
      The outdoors and its natural elements have become a growing interest to me in the last couple of years – especially the reasons why people are attracted to them. I believe one of the major reasons is to escape everyday ...
    • Architecture and Cultural Definition 

      Nelson, John (North Dakota State University, 2012)
      Typology: North Dakota American Indian Center Site: Chief Looking’s Indian Village Bismarck, ND Area: 23,000 sq ft This thesis will investigate the role of architecture in representing and retaining a culture ...
    • Architecture and Eros : the hunt for fulfillment 

      Pauly, Shawn (North Dakota State University, 2014)
      This project is titled “Architecture and Eros: the hunt for fulfillment.” It observes how Architecture may work to address our inherent human desire for completeness. The project proposes a design for a hunting lodge, ...
    • Architecture and the Body: Integrating Fitness in the Modern Urban Center 

      Morey, Calvin (North Dakota State University, 2014)
      History reveals the human body in a way that differs greatly from today’s understanding. Through the artefacts of ancient architectural constructs, art, and literature we can see that the body was once articulated as an ...