Christoper Li and Felipe Tejeda are both fifth year architecture majors. They recently participated in the RISE: 2015 Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo at Northeastern University where they presented their project, “A Bridge to the Future: Reimagining the 21st Century.” Below, they describe their project, favorite class at Northeastern, and what they are looking forward to in the future.
How would you explain your project to a 5th grader?
We’ve designed a new way for cities to grow in the future for when sea level rises.
Did any faculty or staff help you develop your project?
Yes – Ryan Salvas, our studio instructor.
What are the next steps for your research?
The project is a work in progress but we hope to submit the project to a number of other competitions.
What has been your favorite class at Northeastern so far?
Both of our favorite class has been our third year design studio, “Urbanism Studio.”