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Rosemarie Wong

in Kuching, Sarawak

Rise Up and Build

PRESENTED ON OCT 20, 2017
IN KUCHING @ VOL 5

Rosemarie Wong - passsion in crumble and rebuild old buildings. Was involved in a uniqure heritage project in Kuching, Sarawak and ready to share her journey and process throughout the years of construction.

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Build Back Better Tohoku

BY MICHAEL STEINER
ON FEB 19, 2013

In this special presentation, Architecture for Humanity's Michael Steiner offers up an update on the work the organization has accomplished in Tohoku so far -- following the devastating earthquake/tsunami of 2011 -- and on what is needed next.

You'll find more information on Architecture for Humanity's current projects here.

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The Challenges of Mid-Rise Construction

BY ROLAND ROM COLTHOFF
@ VOL 26 ON SEP 27, 2013

Roland Rom Colthoff of RAW design explains the opportunities and challeges of new mid-rise construction in Toronto. Mid-rise construction is an investment by purchasers in not only a condo, but also a neighborhood. This affirmation of the importance of the street and urban environment as a place to live, shop, and work has led to the design of unusually shaped and unique interior environments and exceptionally generous outdoor spaces.   

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The Old Croton Aqueduct, Then and Now

BY TOM TARNOWSKY
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 27, 2014

Tom Tarnowsky talks about the history of water distribution in 19th and 20th century New York and where those structures are now and there uses. He goes into detail about the different types of aqueducts and dams built and the various building methods used as better engineering developed. 

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Build It Up

BY NICOLĂ’ RABACCHI
@ VOL 7 ON NOV 21, 2013

Nicolò Rabacchi speaks on Build It Up: a non-profit association that aims to promote the entrepreneurial spirit among new generations. The main activity of the organization is to support potential entrepreneurs towards the strategic challenging of their ideas, testing their analysis and introducing them to investors. Thanks to the contacts and the expertise of the association, a team of associates help the entrepeneur draft a strategic business plan to be presented in front of prospective investors.

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Growing Up Black in Britian vs. America

BY GARY YOUNGE
@ VOL 13 ON APR 30, 2015

A British-born, Chicago-based journalist, Gary Younge has written four books and has made several radio and television documentaries on subjects ranging from the Tea Party to hip-hop culture. After several years of reporting from all over Europe, Africa, the United States, and the Caribbean, he was appointed The Guardian’s New York correspondent. In 2009, he won the James Cameron Award for the “combined moral vision and professional integrity” of his coverage of the Obama campaign.

"Presentation of the Day" on May 14, 2015.

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Old, New, Tourist Beacon; Bridging the Divide

BY ALI MUHAMMAD
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 16, 2015

Ali Muhammad, a Beacon City Councilmember Elect, adresses the divide between "Old" and "New" Beacon. Beacon, NY has seen a lot of rapid changes in the past few years, and while most agree it's for the better, Ali uses this opportunity to address the fact that divisions exist within our small but mighty city. How we move forward is a choice everyone who lives in Beacon must make.

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Build It With Bales

BY JAMIE LEE
@ VOL 25 ON JUN 23, 2015

Milt and Jamie Lee's presentation is "Build it with Bales" and they describe it this way: "We started building in our 50s, you are never too old to do something new."

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Old Traditions...New Ideas...Bring Rebirth!

BY ROB GROW
@ VOL 1 ON JUN 26, 2015

Rob Grow shares the story of the Pomfret Club's role in the history of Easton, and the club's vision for the future.

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Knives of Summer new album, "Rise of the Sewer Goats"

BY DERON REYNOLDS
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 03, 2018

My partner Jack Slander and Deron Reynolds have worked hard on something new yet old at the same time. They hope these pictures and images mixed with our music will inspire you as this project has inspired them.