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Published on:

November 14, 2023

JD Ower

Hometown: Santa Rosa, California

Why did you choose to study interior architecture & design?

As a handyman, I have worked in remodeling homes for years. Designing interiors was simply the next step for me.

What makes earning a degree at NewSchool special?

The environment, the staff, & my classmates.

What has been your favorite thing about attending NewSchool?

How involved my professors are in my success as a student.

What are your career goals after you graduate?

I would very much like to work for a firm that specializes in restaurant design.

What would people be surprised to learn about you?

I can ride a unicycle!

What advice do you have for incoming students?

Stay focused on time management; the work progresses rapidly.

JD’s Favorite Class Project

Project Title: Ajax Team Store

3rd Year Interior Project

Instructor: Dario Miticocchio


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