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Maranda R. Morris

Maranda R. Morris

Syracuse, NY, US

 

About 

As an architecture student with a background in business administration and in artwork, I am a very well rounded person. I am looking for a firm that is well balanced when it comes to work and play. I understand the importance of looking and acting professional when necessary, and can be very outgoing during 'down' time. In the last 10 years I have worked in a nursing home, in college dining halls, in an office, and in a sports stadium which has given me the opportunity to work with many different people. The difficulty of an online profile is that you cannot put your personality in it. Don't forget to check out my online portfolio, it is updated on a regular basis.

Computer Skills: AutoCAD (2D and 3D), Adobe CS5, Adobe After Effects, Rhino, Microsoft Office
Modeling Skills: hand-made, laser-cutting, 3D printer

Interests: civic/community buildings, public spaces, green buildings, preservation, real estate
Hobbies: Freehand drawing and Abstract Expressionism painting

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Carrier Dome Concessions, Syracuse, NY, US, Assistant Manager of Business Administration

Maintain and file paperwork, check for discrepancies, inventory reports and service records, document stand sales, train new supervisors, deposits, assist supervisors

Dec 2006 - May 2013
 

Education 

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Took a year off and switched to part-time student halfway through. Primary focus is innovative design and representation. Construct models by hand or lasercutter using various materials. Individual study and group projects.

Aug 2006 - May 2013
 

SUNY Delhi, Delhi, NY, US, Architectural Technology

No Degree. This major was merged with Construction Technology where processes, building codes, construction, and computer programs were the primary goals and design was secondary.
Small scale designs, to-scale mock-ups built entirely by students using both carpentry and steel beams, basic electrical and plumbing. Everything was done in teams.

Jul 2004 - May 2006
 

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