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Inside a design/build studio semester
Get the inside scoop of how University of Colorado Boulder, Senior Instructor, Jade Polizzi teaches a desig...
How University of Guelph Professor brings expertise to landscape architect students
A top academic in landscape architecture at the University of Guelph, Dr. Nadia Amoroso focuses her work and her teaching methodology on visual representation, urban design, and creative mapping.
Inside a design/build studio semester
Get the inside scoop of how University of Colorado Boulder, Senior Instructor, Jade Polizzi teaches a design and build class during the semester.
PAVE(ing) the way for future FIT university students
See how FIT and the PAVE competition is paving the way for visual merchandising, retail and display education.
Massive Model Management – Dr. Matthew Nicholls | 3D Basecamp 2018
University of Reading Professor of Classics Dr. Matthew Nicholls teaches ancient history at Reading University in the UK, where he has been working on a large-scale digital model of ancient Rome buil
Trimble Visiting Professionals Program at Auburn University
http://www.trimble.com/vpp The Trimble Visiting Professionals Program connects industry professionals with university classrooms to inspire confidence in the AECO leaders of tomorrow.
FutureHAUS at Virginia Tech
FutureHAUS is a new way to think about how buildings are made. To goal of the project is to manufacture components of buildings in factory assembly lines, and then combine those components and build a
Top 10 SketchUp extensions to boost productivity
Any 3D enthusiast can add these to their workflow to improve productivity and speed up modeling.
SketchUp Visiting Professionals Program at Virginia Tech
We recently sent Eric Schimelpfenig, craftsman and SketchUp guru, to visit Virginia Tech. Through The SketchUp Visiting Professionals Program (https://www.sketchup.com/programs/visiting-professionals)
The Power of Two: Virginia Tech and the SketchUp Visiting Professionals Program
Through the Visiting Professionals Program, we were able to conduct illuminating hands-on workshops that helped enhance skill sets and spark creativity.
Getting Started with SketchUp - Part 1
Learn the fundamentals of SketchUp by following along with this video series. Each video is a mini-project that will introduce new tools and essential techniques to the SketchUp work flow. This is P
SketchUp Visiting Professionals Program: Real projects, presented by real people
Every school year, SketchUp sponsors college campus visits from industry leaders through our Visiting Professionals Program as an opportunity for students to gain insight into their future career.
[Skill Builder] How to get the best performance with a large model
Using inspiration from Matthew Nicholl's 2018 3D Basecamp presentation, we give you a few tips on how to optimize your large SketchUp model to prevent it from being too slow while you are working on i
Trimble Visiting Professionals Program: Connecting today’s industry pioneers with tomorrow’s industry leaders
See how Trimble’s Visiting Professionals Program brings design and construction industry leaders to university classrooms.
A school for Mayan Teachers
See how SketchUp enables people to use techniques from Mayan teachers and help the Peace Corps Construction unit create even through the language barriers.
10 tips for modeling large design projects
Ever wondered how design professionals manage to create gorgeous but more importantly functional models? (Ones that don’t take an age to load up and orbit?!) Well, wonder no more! We gleaned ten top
Arquitectura Fantástica: SketchUp as School of the Mind
Each semester, Professor Joaquin Lorda assigns a supplemental project that asks students to explore classical architectural methodologies, while iterating upon those prolific traditions.
The Basecamp EDU Ascent
https://3dbasecamp.sketchup.com/ascent-competition SketchUp's competition for higher ed students and educators is back! After hours of SketchUp coursework it's time to show the community what you've g
[Quick Win] Using Outliner to navigate into nested groups
Trying to edit your geometry? Simplify your process by selecting your outer group, choosing Outliner, and then navigating into your nested group. Follow along as we show you how to do this in SketchUp
FutureHAUS: A hypothetical future home derived from real research
Do you love looking at home of the future? Virginia Tech FutureHAUS has been working on designs of future homes derived from real research.
[Quick Win] Modifying geometry with the erase tool