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Michael Riscica

Michael Riscica is a Licensed Architect who lives in beautiful Portland, Oregon, with his Labrador Retriever. He is passionate about helping Young Architects change the world. In his free time, Michael likes to take very long bicycle rides across America. Learn more about him here and connect with him on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Linked In.

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May 2016 Instagram Photos

By Michael Riscica

Here’s my photos. All of these pictures came from my Instagram feed: YoungArchitxPDX Feel free to add me.       Checkout the past months April 2016 March 2016 February 2016 January 2016 Twenty Fifteen Year In Review (In Photos) December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015  May 2015 […]

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Lets Get Ready For Architect Registration Exam 5.0

By Michael Riscica

News from Young Architect Greetings! This is Michael Riscica. Before I start discussing NCARB and ARE 5.0, I need to talk about Young Architect. After 3 months of traveling and bicycling 4,300 miles across America, I’m physically and (almost) mentally back to being a normal, everyday citizen. While I had more fun than you could […]

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Let’s Get Back To Architecture School.

By Michael Riscica

Welcome Back, Everyone! I hope you had a wonderful summer. After having some time off, one of my favorite things was always getting back to architecture school and diving into my new design projects. To celebrate the season, the 21st #ArchiTalks is titled “Back to School.” So without further ado, I present…. Young Architect’s Four […]

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April 2016 Instagram Photos

By Michael Riscica

Here’s my photos. All of these pictures came from my Instagram feed: YoungArchitxPD   Checkout the past months March 2016 February 2016 January 2016 Twenty Fifteen Year In Review (In Photos) December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015  May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December […]

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The Definitive Guide to an Epic Architecture Portfolio – Part III

By Michael Riscica

Part III / Producing Your Epic Portfolio Michael LaValley This article is the third entry in a special three-part series entitled, ‘The Definitive Guide to an Epic Architecture Portfolio.’ These posts have been written by guest writer, Michael LaValley of Evolving Architect. Each part will take you through the process of how to successfully build […]

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March 2016 Instagram Photos

By Michael Riscica

Here’s my photos. All of these pictures came from my Instagram feed: YoungArchitxPDX Feel free to add me.   Checkout the past months February 2016 January 2016 Twenty Fifteen Year In Review (In Photos) December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015  May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 […]

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The Definitive Guide to an Epic Architecture Portfolio – Part II

By Michael Riscica

Part II / Developing Your Content Strategy Michael LaValley This article is the second entry in a special three-part series entitled, ‘The Definitive Guide to an Epic Architecture Portfolio.’ These posts have been written by guest writer, Michael LaValley of Evolving Architect. Each part will take you through the process of how to successfully build […]

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The Definitive Guide to an Epic Architecture Portfolio – Part I

By Michael Riscica

Part I / Finding Your Purpose By Michael LaValley This article is the first entry in a special three-part series entitled, ‘The Definitive Guide to an Epic Architecture Portfolio.’ These posts have been written by guest writer, Michael LaValley of Evolving Architect. Each part will take you through the process of how to successfully build […]

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Young Architect on The EntreArchitect Podcast! 

By Michael Riscica

Friends, A few days ago when I was cycling through Walden, Colorado, I took a break from my bike ride and down to chat with Mark LePage from the EntreArchitect podcast. We chatted all about cycling, becoming an Architect and the Architecture Registration Exam. It’s quite an honor to be on EntreArchitect podcast. Mark LePage has […]

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5 Hard Truths about the Architecture Registration Exam

By Michael Riscica

I’m not an Architect; I’m a Licensed Architect. I graduated from architecture school, completed several years of internship hours and paperwork, and passed 7 brutal exams. And finally, I obtained my architecture license two years ago. It was a lot of work, therefore, I refer to myself a Licensed Architect, not just an Architect. I’m […]

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The Startup Sessions Interviews Young Architect

By Michael Riscica

Young Architect Friends, A few weeks ago I was interviewed on The Startup Sessions Podcast, by my Mentor, Business Coach and Best Friend Michael Knouse. For a very long time, Michael has been a huge supporter of Young Architect and everything I have done. It was an honor to be on his show. I spoke […]

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The Architect’s Academy: Architecture School in 4 Hours

By Michael Riscica

Becoming an Architect It’s no secret that the process of becoming an Architect is long, complicated, expensive, and dare I say it… sometimes even exclusive. Frequently people start architecture school, without thoroughly understanding what they are getting into. And later, they learn architecture just really isn’t for them.  Aside from reading a few books, there […]

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Bridging Generational Gaps within the Practice of Architecture

By Michael Riscica

By Luke Arehart There is a Grand Canyon-esque divide that exists between the baby boomer and millennial generations. The Great Recession in the late 2000’s is mostly responsible for creating this gap that seemingly skips over an entire generational category, Gen X. This void has limited the amount of transitional opportunities between generational groups leading […]

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Review of The EntreArchitect Academy

By Michael Riscica

Within the past few months, there have been a lot of changes surrounding the Entrepreneur Architect website and podcast. Several Young Architect readers have asked me if I know anything about the EntreArchitect Academy. I reached out to Mark LePage and told him I was interested in writing a review, and he gladly invited me to be […]

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Five Tips for Maximizing Your Time in Architecture School

By Michael Riscica

Young Architect Friends, An article I wrote about architecture school was published on my favorite blog, BUILDINGS ARE COOL! Please click here to learn how to make the most of your time in architecture school. http://www.buildingsarecool.com/new-blog/five-tips-maximizing-time-architecture-school Keep up the good work! Michael Riscica  

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How Shame Pushed Me To Get My Architecture License.

By Michael Riscica

***This weeks post is a guest blog post from our good friend Steve Ramos at Buildings Are Cool!  Getting my haircut was supposed to be peaceful. I had just sat down in the barber chair.  This was one of my favorite lunch break activities.  When you get your hair cut there is nothing to do except […]

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Understanding the Reorganization of ARE 5.0

By Michael Riscica

Acquiring a Treasure Map Earlier this month, I flew across the country to Washington DC and met with NCARB to discuss preparing ARE Study Material for ARE 5.0. It was the first time NCARB had ever done something like this. In the past, they claimed ignorance about an ARE Test Prep industry ever existing. Until […]

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