With a Background in Architecture and Planning, Areej hopes to combine her design skills set and apply the knowledge gained from concentrating in physical and environmental planning towards both fields. She hopes to continue delving deeper into the fields of Architecture and Planning, with a belief that they are interconnected and would like to explore opportunities in smart growth, form based codes, and sustainability.
Flad Architects, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern - Lab Planning
International laboratory planning and design.
Timothy Haahs and Associates, New Brunswick, NJ, US, Planning Intern
Evaluated parking development and master plans through design-oriented research, parking studies, and drawings.
The Louis Berger Group, Doha, Qatar, Analyst
Reviewed weekly / monthly reports and assisted with on-site as a part of a fellowship with the Louis Berger Group, Inc., assigned to Louis Berger’s international office in Qatar
Design Resource Group (DRG) AIA, Piscataway, NJ, US, Junior Architect
Worked on various Architectural construction documents in AutoCAD and BIM Revit Architecture for educational facilities in the tri-state area.
Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern
Internship at the MSG Future Venue Department with BBB Architects for the ongoing Madison Square Garden Transformation.
Y.B. Tomm Architect, Nutley, NJ, US, Architectural Designer
Responsible for conceptual design, 3d modeling/rendering, site visits, client meetings, and
developing construction documents for commercial projects in New York.
Hoffman Grayson Architects, Huntington, NY, US, Architectural Intern
Working on redlined construction documents, initial field/site measures, 3d modeling.
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, US, Urban Planning
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, US, BArch, Architecture
Through the Berger Fellows program, created in 2009, Master of City and Regional Planning and/or Master of Public Policy students from the Bloustein School are considered for a comprehensive fellowship award and earn credit during a professional internship at one of the company’s international locations.
Bloustein Award Recipient, Scholarship