Category: Life @ NKB

So You Want to Be a Licensed Architect: Achieving the Necessary Experience

Your educational background is incredibly important, but the real lessons come when you start working in the field. Whether it’s a construction company, architecture firm, landscape architecture office, or a related field, the real-life experience is invaluable. Utilize Your Resources The first source that I highly suggest is NCARB’s website. Many states require an individual […]

Written by on November 20, 2020

Senior Designer Jessica Celebrates 10 Years with NKB!

This month, Senior Designer Jessica Sappington celebrates 10 years with NKB! An integral part of our team, Jessica lives by our values and is committed to our number one priority: client service. We’ve interviewed her for an employee spotlight so that you can learn more about Jessica and her journey with NKB. How long have […]

Written by on November 11, 2020

So You Want to be a Licensed Architect: Determing Your Education Path

Determining Your Education Path With thousands of schools across the country and hundreds of programs, choosing a school for your architectural degree is no easy task. There are so many questions that go through your head, quickly becoming overwhelming. Where do you want to go to school? Does the state you want to get licensed […]

Written by on October 15, 2020

It’s Time to Give Back!

Join us in our first donation drive-thru to benefit the Samaritan Center As an organization, NKB feels a deep commitment to giving back to our community and serving those in need. Before the pandemic, our team dutifully volunteered as sandwich makers for the Samaritan Center every month. To keep our promise to the Samaritan Center, […]

Written by on September 30, 2020

Reflections from Our Summer Intern

Last week Architecture Intern and UMass Amherst Graduate Student, Morgan Sawyer, left the NKB (virtual) office and headed back to classes. We were lucky to have him work with us both in the office over his winter break and remotely this summer. As Morgan wrapped up his last week, we asked him to give a […]

Written by on August 17, 2020

NKB Named of CNY’s 2020 Best Places to Work

We’re extremely pleased to have been named one of CNY’s 2020 Best Places to Work. This recognition is even more appreciated as we are celebrating our 40th anniversary this year! We wouldn’t be here without our team of talented, dedicated employees and leadership! We are very proud of how far we have come, and we […]

Written by on May 21, 2020

Architecture Intern Morgan Sawyer is (Virtually) Back at NKB from UMASS Amherst!

He’s Back! UMASS Architecture Graduate Student, Morgan Sawyer, has returned to NKB for a Summer Internship and we couldn’t be more excited!  Morgan interned at NKB over the 2019-2020 winter break and we are thrilled to have him back! Morgan is a grad student entering his 3rd year at UMASS Amherst studying for his Masters […]

Written by on May 19, 2020

14 days | 336 hours | 20,160 minutes

I (very) recently started at N.K. BHANDARI, Architecture & Engineering, P.C. as a Senior Interior Designer. I was just getting acclimated to my new company, my new colleagues and my new routine when the COVID-19 pandemic swiftly and drastically changed the way we work. Within 14 days, 336 hours, 20,160 minutes, I went from working […]

Written by on April 24, 2020

Interior Design Interns Reflect

Going Out of My Comfort Zone Hi! My name is Laura-Renee Macri and I am a senior studying Environmental and Interior Design at Syracuse University. For as long as I could remember, I’ve been so sure I only wanted to do residential design or just simply decorate homes as a career. My past working experiences consisted of managing an […]

Written by on April 24, 2018