Tag Archives: Ann Richards Engineering

The End is Nearing in Engineering- Taliah R.

Hello everyone whom has followed our amazing journey of the joyful struggles of this years sophomores engineering class.  The project we accomplished was not ever set in stone but that’s ok because we learned how to fix our mistakes and honestly with out having a plan we made this project the best most beautiful decks, […]

The Final Countdown- Maddy S.

  Hello, fellow bloggers it’s Maddy again. It has been a while since I wrote last and between then and now, a lot has happened! We are in the final days of construction and I feel so proud. It has been a wonderful journey to see some of my peers transition from being afraid of […]

You Said it, Kermit

It really isn’t easy being green (or building a greenhouse!). As our class gets closer to completing the greenhouse, we are planning more for what will actually go inside (maybe counters made with recycled wood?) and we’re beginning to see its future as a place where people can have plants growing all year. This will […]

Let’s Raise the Roof

Dear Project Ventura Followers, This is Chandler again, the student who posted the blog from abroad about a month ago. So as my fellow classmates have told you, we are constructing a greenhouse for our school. Yesterday we continued with our work on removing weeds from the interior of the greenhouse. It was a lot […]

Ready to Get Our Hands Dirty!

Hey everyone! It’s ya girl Briana reporting for duty! Many things have been going on after spring break even though only three days have past. The progress of this project is really good. We have learned many skills from building the dog house and now we are taking those skills and are using it to […]

And so it (almost) begins: our last day before the crazy comes in

Hello everyone, it’s Cypress from Ms. Jo’s Engineering class. Today we watched a film called If You Build It  about thirteen teenagers from Windsor, North Carolina that participate in an unconventional and untested pilot design class. The assignment is this: the teens must make something lasting for their community. The stakes are raised by the […]

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 […]