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Hiking the Appalachian Trail

Hiking the Appalachian Trail

Michael has traveled the Globe, and for this week’s entry regales us with his story of hiking the Appalachian Trail.

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Symposium on Sustainability in Health Care 2014

2014 Symposium on Sustainability in Health Care

Heather gives an overview of the recent Symposium on Sustainability in Health Care and her takeaways from speaker, Jeff Thompson’s, keynote speech.

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Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Krista Paas Nicholas

Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Krista Paas Nicholas

Spotlight on Architect, Krista Paas Nicholas.

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Interview: Make Peace with Nature (MPWN) – Chad Edwards (2772 & 2773)

Interview: Make Peace with Nature (MPWN) – Chad Edwards (2772 & 2773)

Chad Edwards appeared on Make Peace with Nature, a syndicated, public affairs television program which deals with solutions to problems of conservation, energy and the environment. David F. Surber, host of the broadcast, has produced all 2000 editions.

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do something amazing today - give blood - save a life

Are you my type?

Do something amazing today – donate blood and save a life! We’re hosting a blood drive Monday, April 21st from 1-3 pm with Hoxworth Blood Center.

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Yugoslavia

My First Design Lunch

Resident Guru, Bryant Cherry, attended his first design lunch and was kind enough to share his experience. This month’s lunch was ttitled “o LIMP ics” – inspired by abandoned Olympic venues from games throughout history.

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ambulance

Safety First

Jackie shares her concern for safety and encourages First Aid courses.

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Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Alan Hautman

Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Alan Hautman

Spotlight on Pricipal/Project Manager, Alan Hautman!

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Metrobot - heart piece in storage

Getting Nam June Paik’s Metrobot back on the street

Jim takes a moment to express his experience and impressions gained in working on the re-installation of Metrobot with the Contemporary Arts Center.

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FETCH-Lab (Photo from UC)

The League for Animal Welfare + FETCH-LAB create sound-absorbent panels for the kennels

Heather relays her involvement with the League for Animal Welfare and her interest in advances in Canine hearing and Lab Animal Bioacoustics (FETCH-LAB).

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Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Charlie Kemp

Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Charlie Kemp

Spotlight on Architect, Charlie Kemp.

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haiku

A Haiku

A haiku for this week’s inspirational post from Chad.

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HCBC Director Pat Longo in emersion DESIGN conference room

Article: Cincinnati.com – Business incubator is ranked best in Ohio

Seven years ago, emersion DESIGN’s four employees generated $490,000 in sales in their first 12 months.

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Cincinnati Art Museum

Article: Building Design + Construction – Transparent, fire rated stairwell enhances design of renovated Cincinnati Art Museum

When the Cincinnati Art Museum embarked on an $11 million renovation, the architects wanted the entrance and main stair to be as inviting as possible. Transparent, fire rated glazing from SAFTI FIRST was a key component of the design solution.

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Wehby Family

Getting to Know Emersionites: Heather Wehby

Spotlight on Project Architect, Heather Wehby.

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Middle School Class Group Lego Construction

Architecture, Children, and Thinking Outside the Box

Mark shares his observations through teaching young students about architecture and its rewards.

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acropolis museum

codes, codes, codes …

Heather explains her frustration and understanding (as well as observation of blatant disregard for) a necessary evil, building code regulations.

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Winemaking (6)

Inspiration: Winemaking

Alan tells us about his adventures in winemaking.

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in Nappa Valley

Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Heather Ratliff

Spotlight on Interior Designer, Heather Ratliff.

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Article: Cincinnati Business Courier – Crews start work on $3M medical building in Butler County

Article: Cincinnati Business Courier – Crews start work on $3M medical building in Butler County

Ground was broken Dec. 12 for a $2.9 million medical office building in Butler County that will be operated by Atrium Medical Center on the campus of Edgewood City Schools.

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Lee and Amanda's Wedding

Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Lee Dunfield

Spotlight on Architect, Lee Dunfield

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Cambridge MA

cambridgema.gov: City Manager Letter

Shawn Hesse has been appointed the City of Cambridge’s Subject Matter Expert for their Net Zero Task Force!

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5th Annual Greater Cincinnati 3E Summit

5th Annual Greater Cincinnati 3E Business Summit

The 5th Annual Greater Cincinnati 3E Business Summit, held on Nov. 22nd at the Cintas Center at Xavier University, drew the largest turnout ever. Over 200 small and medium sized business leaders spent the day sharing best practices about how to save money, build market share and grow the green economy in our region.

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Sunnyville- Lyndsay and Lainey Lion Adventure Books

Inspiration: League for Animal Welfare Events

Heather loves volunteering with the League for Animal Welfare, a non-profit and no-kill animal shelter in Batavia, Ohio. So she wanted to share their many wonderful events this holiday season.

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Soup Day 2013

Soup!

Recently, we had a glorious soup day in the office! It was a great way to warm up on a dismal, gray monday afternoon. We had so much fun and enjoyed the array of flavors that we thought we would share a few of the recipes with everyone!

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The whole family - Christmas Card

Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Amy Green

Spotlight on Interior Designer, Amy Green.

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CDA 17 - Logo

17th Annual Cincinnati Design Awards – Honor Award

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) held their annual Cincinnati Design Awards (CDA) on Friday November 15, 2013. This marked the 17th year of the annual event. Winners were announced at the awards ceremony in The Hall of Mirrors at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza in downtown Cincinnati.

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DAV5k

Happy Veterans Day

I wasn’t a military brat but I did grow up in a military family. My dad served before I was born – it was part of him and therefore a part of me. I had three grandparents serve during WWII. Yes, three. Both of my grandfathers were in the Army and my grandmother served as [...]

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Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Bryant Cherry

Getting to Know Emersion-ites: Bryant Cherry

Spotlight on Resident Guru, Bryant Cherry!

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Green Focus - USGBC North Dakota 2013

I’ve been to Fargo. Really.

Shawn had the pleasure of speaking at the North Dakota USGBC Chapter’s Annual Green Focus Meeting in Fargo. Each year the USGBC-ND has a focus for the event and this year’s theme was Neighborhood Development. Shawn’s presentation touched on how more rural communities can bolster their local economies, increase local jobs and income, and improve energy efficiency.

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