Architecture students assist Habitat for Humanity project
Last updated 9/23/2021 at 5:37pm
SAN MARCOS – At a construction site in National City, 10 students from the Palomar College Architecture program suited up on Friday, Sept. 3 to participate in a Habitat for Humanity project providing six townhomes for families in need.
The project is the central focus of a pilot program designed to give students real-world experience, both on construction sites and in offices where they will learn the "soft skills" like client relations that are essential to becoming successful architects.
"Our goal, first and foremost, is to make this program as hands-on as possible – trying to use the...