Before hitting the Pullen Park tennis courts, I did one of my favorite things and went across the street to the NCSU College of Design to look through all of the great resources that are available. New and old periodicals and books having to do with everything from publishing to architecture to furniture design line the shelves. Cool, hard-to-find magazines and newspapers also beckon readers.
It was a nice surprise to find that it was open house weekend where student projects were displayed along the hallways and entry atrium to prospective students to look at. I left feeling very impressed.
In fact, I felt more than impressed with what these kids were able to produce. In terms of feelings, I scored the trifecta. The projects on display made me feel:
2. Dumb and
3. Woefully out of date, technologically
I'm sure that you'll feel the same way.