Expanding Your Horizons 2015

Expanding Your Horizons at College of the Siskiyous focuses on motivating middle school girls to become innovative thinkers in the realms of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The annual, day-long career conference provides hands-on STEM activities, and introduces students to STEM careers and role models. As conference presenters, NMR Project Representatives Alysa Embree and Melissa Freilich informed participants about the science behind architecture and performed an analysis of passive solar design. NMR also gifted each attendee with a notebook and…
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STEM Career Fair 2015

On Friday, October 23rd North State S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) hosted it’s 2nd annual S.T.E.M. Career Fair. More than 1,000 high school freshman from seven counties attended the event to learn more about S.T.E.M. degrees and careers, and to meet Redding businesses and organizations in S.T.E.M. fields. Project Representatives Tyler Hendrickson, David Harrington, Kip Hall (pictured left to right) and Page Ledbetter (not pictured) represented architecture and engineering S.T.E.M. careers on behalf of NMR. NMR is proud to…
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NMR Attends Hospice of Humboldt Grand Opening

On Saturday, April 30th Redding Principal Architect Michael O’Connor and Architect Quinn Lowry attended the grand opening celebration of the North Coast’s first, heartfelt end of life care and grief support campus, Hospice of Humboldt. Completed in October 2015, the new, three- building Hospice of Humboldt campus is a peaceful, comforting, nurturing and private environment where patients receive outstanding care and family members receive support. The Ida Emmerson House of the Hospice campus bears the name of former patient, Ida…
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NMR Among First to Complete Electronic Backchecks with DSA

DSA is now offering school construction plan electronic back checks to enhance efficiency, speed-up the review process and achieve sustainability goals. On Tuesday, May 10th NMR Chico Project Manager Cassandra Liebig sat with DSA Sacramento reviewers David Guerrero, Andreas Michael and Greg Cobabe to complete DSA Sacramento’s third or fourth electronic back check. The new system was the first electronic back check for reviewers Andreas and David. Learn more about NMR education projects here.

3D Carving Machines and K -12 STEM

We’ve all heard a lot about STEM in the classroom, but what does it look like? K-12 Tech Decisions article, “3D Carving Machines: What Are They? And How They’re Impacting Education” explains how 3D carving machines are impacting STEM classrooms in the U.S. See the article below. Learn more from K-12 Tech Decisions, http://www.k-12techdecisions.com/.

NMR’s 50th Featured in Upgraded Living Magazine

Upgraded Living of Chico, CA featured NMR’s Chico office and the company’s 50th anniversary in their March edition. “The habitat of humans, unlike that of deer, quail, or any other animal, is man-made. It exists because someone designed and built it, though few of us pay much attention to that fact. We prefer driving on streets free of potholes, having windows in our offices, and going to work or school in structures that we can count on to stay standing and…
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