Norris Design Welcomes Eight Summer Interns

Posted on June 24, 2021

Norris Design is delighted to welcome eight summer interns to six of our eight office locations. Learn more about each intern below:

 

  • Where is your hometown? Glen Gardner, New Jersey
  • What’s your favorite color? I have none — their quality depends on their relationship to one another. But chartreuse is nice.
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Gym, bike riding and reading (non-fiction)
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? I want to learn how to be very speedy with CAD, mostly to lessen my pain. Practice makes perfect!(?)
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? I’m excited about exploring Austin, getting to work on the concept behind a potential project, learning more of the practical side of landscape architecture and getting to know people in the Austin office.

  • Where is your hometown? St-Germain-En-Laye, France
  • What’s your favorite color? Blue
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Hang gliding
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? I’m very curious to improve my workflow in general — would also love to learn more about Colorado planting design.
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? I’m very excited to get more exposure to ~the real world~ — also super excited to explore Summit County and Colorado!

  • Where is your hometown? Brownsville, Texas
  • What’s your favorite color? CMYK 98/0/46/75
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Retreating to the woods to camp with my dog Bandit
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? I want to learn as much as I can in eight weeks.
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? I’m excited that many of our projects are in their initial phases. I look forward to observing and collaborating with my team from the beginning of the design process.

  • Where is your hometown? Morgantown, West Virginia
  • What’s your favorite color? Green
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Hiking
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? I want to understand a project’s journey from concept to construction!
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? I am excited to work with very talented people and learn about landscape architecture as well as land planning!

  • Where is your hometown? Norcross, Georgia
  • What’s your favorite color? Pink (but it changes all the time)
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Hiking
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? Some really cool rendering styles
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? Getting to know a bunch of amazing Landscape Architects

  • Where is your hometown? Atlanta, Georgia
  • What’s your favorite color? Dark teal
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Gathering friends on my back porch — that’s an activity, right? (you bet it is, Lizzy!)
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? The process of plant selection for various types of projects
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? I’m excited to be involved in the full process of a project and get to know the talented team here!

  • Where is your hometown? Tremont, Illinois
  • What’s your favorite color? Aqua
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Binge-watching Star Wars
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? I want to learn more about the wide variety of work that landscape architects do. We don’t only make things pretty — we do a lot of different work and I want to explore those different paths.
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? Being back in person and being able to collaborate with people face to face after a long online learning year. I’m also really excited to work in an office that has a positive environment in and out of work!

  • Where is your hometown? Scotland Neck, North Carolina
  • What’s your favorite color? Green
  • What’s your favorite extracurricular activity? Drawing, (recently) camping, fishing, hiking
  • What do you want to learn most this summer? What I want to learn most is… (drumroll) EVERYTHING! I want to be able to try everything to see what I really enjoy and excel at doing. Also, I feel like if I can help others with the things I have learned.
  • What are you most excited about for your internship? I’m excited about the range of work that I’m going to be introduced to and be a part of — being able to meet and hangout with everyone at Norris Design and making lifelong connections while gaining valuable experience to use throughout my career.