Architecture student seeking full-time architecture designer position to enhance professional skills
Career Interests Architecture, Urban Design, Landscape Architecture
LinkedIn Profile | http://www.linkedin.com/in/richadate
5th Year • B. Arch • 5-year NAAB Accredited Program
Carnegie Mellon University • Pittsburgh • PA • 15289
Expected Graduation May 2015
Spring Semester 2014: Attended the Danish Institute for Study Abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark
Studio Experience | F. ‘10 Foundation I • S ‘11 Foundation II • F ‘11 Composition, S ‘12 Materials and Tectonics • F ‘12 Site Engineering • S ‘13 Advanced Construction • F ‘13 Sustainable Design Studio I • S’14 Scandinavian Design Studio Copenhagen (Study Abroad) • F’14 Urban Design Studio I • S’14 Urban Design Studio II
technical skills |
GIS / CAFM
Rhino 3D Modeling/ VRay
3DS Max Animation
Google Sketch Up
Adobe Illustrator Adobe Adobe InDesign
Wood/ DFab Shop
Microsoft Office Suite
PC and Mac Platforms
Teaching Assistant -Advanced CAD, BIM, and 3D Visualization Fall 2014 • Carnegie Mellon , w/ Prof. Kristen Kurland
Professional Architecture Intern at GENSLER June 2014-August 2014 • Los Angeles, California • worked in the Lifestyle 1 Hospitality Studio. Worked in Revit and AutoCAD, DD Sets, Material Selection, Building Code, Programmatic and Schematic Design.
Professional Architecture Intern at NWS Architects Inc. May 2013-August 2013 • Chicago, Illinois • Worked on Construction Drawing for corporate and retail projects. Building Codes, Material Selection (Interior/Exterior), Web Design, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Revit
Teaching Assistant- Materials and Assembly Spring 2013 • Carnegie Mellon, w/ Prof. Dale Clifford
Summer Pre-College Counselor and Resident Assistant June 2012-August 2012 • Carnegie Mellon University
Intern at Premier Engineering Corporation May 2011-July 2011 • Marketing, Surveying, Structural, Civil, and Landscaping Dept.
Shadowing Intern at Orcutt Winslow Partnership Architectural Firm May 2011- July 2011 • Education /Higher Education Dept.
Student Research Intern at Arizona State Univ. October 2007 – April 2010 • Global Sustainability Dept. SCENE Program. Urban Design and Civil Engineering . Won multiple awards on research project.
awards + honors |
2010 -2014 Dean’s List, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University Award for academic excellence based on QPA
2014 Andrew Carnegie Society Scholar Award, College of Fine Arts Selection based on academic achievement and display of leadership. Nominated by faculty and selected by Dean.
2013 Order of Omega Honor Society elected from top 3% of students within Greek organizations based on academics, leadership and community involvement
2009 ISEF Finalist Intel Science & Engineering Fair – Urban Design Project, Selected by Arizona (AZSEF) to compete at the international competition.
2009 AZSEF Urban Design Project Received Grand Prize (Across All Categories). Advanced to International Competition (ISEF 2009).
CMU ACS Scholar Representative College of Fine Arts Rep. • 2014-2015 Academic Year
CMU School of Architecture Student Advising Council Student academic affairs • Aug 2010 – August 2013
CMU AIAS Student Chapter of Carnegie Mellon University • Aug 2012 – Present
CMU Global Architecture Brigade Designing a Primary and Secondary sustainable school in Nigeria • Aug 2012– Present
CMU Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity Delta Xi Chapter Active Member • August 2012-Present
Student Juror on CMU Discipline and Academic Review Board assist in discipline cases • May 2013 -Present
Extensive international exposure, traveled to over 20 countries
References Letters and Full Work Portfolio available upon request
NCARB Registered and working towards IDP hours