Category engineering

Revamp the Camp and its Grounds- Maddy S.

Hello, fellow bloggers, it’s Maddy a current sophomore at the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders and member of the Engineering Pathway. Over the course of these next few months, my classmates and I will be completing our Cornerstone Project which allows us to graduate on the Distinguished Achievement Plan and also determines the […]

All a Weeks Worth of Work!

  Hello, Project VENTURA readers!  It is Shilah, updating you on the building happening in POE class!   As you may have heard from Briana we have finally started building the real parts of the greenhouse!  This week we sweated till we dropped creating the counter tops, tearing apart the old garden beds framing the greenhouse […]

Spring Break Doesn’t Break for Us

Hello Project VENTURA readers and enthusiasts, my name is Lucia and I am back again to bring you up to date on the latest happenings on our greenhouse. Last you heard, we were about to start framing the actual greenhouse and put aside our work on the doghouse. Well over Spring Break, six of us […]

Back on Track…..From Chihuahuas to Chickens & back to Chihuahuas again!

Hi everyone! This is Mikayla Neumeyer coming at you live once again from the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders! These past few weeks have been crazy, especially with that snow blizzard that hit Austin and shut down AISD schools for the day. One problem that we have been facing is the weather….It is […]

The Mad Miter Saw and Bizzare Brackets

Hello Project VENTURA readers and enthusiasts, it is Shilah again, updating you on the news happening with our Project VENTURA greenhouse!  Last you heard, we were still finishing up our frame of the greenhouse model and are beginning the financial part.  Just this week we learned how to use the miter saw to cut angles […]

Let’s Talk Dinero!

Hello fellow readers! Guess who’s back? Yup, your girl Briana! Well anyways, today we completely new things, that are not that fun but are really essential and important to our project. Like my great friend Lucia mentioned on the last post, we have started to map the place where we have decided to put our […]

Your Chihuahua Will Love It! I Promise!

Hola everybody! This is Mikayla Neumeyer, coming at you live from the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders! If you haven’t been keeping up with the latest news on Project Ventura, *NEWS ALERT*, we are not timber-framing, not building a rock wall, not a house but something bigger and better!….. A Greenhouse! Turn your […]