October 8, 2018

Submissions are now open for the 2018-2019 NKBA Student Design Competition, sponsored by Cambria! This year’s competition, the “Sky’s the Limit! Challenge,” boasts a new twist: students are charged with designing a kitchen or a bathroom for a fictional, newly married couple in their 30s living in San Francisco. The space requires a modern-meets-earthy theme, the design must incorporate smart-home technology and designers must specify Cambria products as the countertop or another solid surface o...

January 31, 2018

STUDENT INFO

NKBA Manhattan is looking to add students to our Chapter Council. If you are interested in joining and helping us shape the future of our Chapter, please reach out to Membership Chair Benoit Laroche at blaroche@richelieu.com. 

We are interested in learning how we can better serve the NYC student design community, and we welcome your participation!

Be sure to check out News from National at the new NKBA.ORG

December 28, 2017

NKBA Manhattan is looking to add students to our chapter council. If you are interested in joining and helping us shape the future of our chapter, please reach out to VP Membership Charlotte Barnard, charbarnard@yahoo.com

  

We are interested in learning how we can better serve the NYC student design community, and we welcome your participation!

November 22, 2017

NKBA Manhattan is looking to add students to our chapter council. If you are interested in joining and helping us shape the future of our chapter, please reach out to VP Membership Charlotte Barnard, charbarnard@yahoo.com

  

We are interested in learning how we can better serve the NYC student design community, and we welcome your participation!

...and friends of students!

A note from the editor: If you are a local design student we encourage you to come to our meetings to network and learn free of charge. If you are a member reading this newsletter, I encourage you to invite a student to join you at one of our meetings. Our business has a major impact on how we live and our group has so much to share. Celebrate Kitchen & Bath Month by bringing a student!

August 30, 2017

To all students . . . . . we're wishing you an exciting academic year!  While it can be overwhelming, breaking down your goals to smaller steps will get you to the successes you want. The NKBA has many resources available for you.

  

Explore the student section of the NKBA website, http://www.nkba.org/Students.aspx.  There is information on careers, scholarships, internships, and becoming a member.  Take advantage of the free student membership, thanks to a scholarship offer provided by Ferg...

June 27, 2017

Congratulations on completing another, we are sure, intensive academic year!

As you are working and enjoying the summer, be open to opportunities to learn more about the industries that supply the world of design.  You might be able to visit a stone yard or quarry, and some factories and cabinet companies do offer tours. 

Learning about the worlds that create the materials in the world of design can help you be more effective in your designing and in your interactions with customers. Our Man...

January 15, 2017

Each year U.S. homeowners remodel 10.2 million kitchens and 14.2 million bathrooms. That is a lot of design projects for a design student to potentially get involved in. The outlook for 2017 is that this number will grow. In the kitchen and bath industry you can have successful work as a designer, of course, or a role in research and development or as a product rep for any of the suppliers to this $134 billion industry. In addition to design firms, this industry includes manufacturers of hardwa...

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