Published: April 29, 2021

Kris KratovilKris Kratovil, an architecture major from Boulder, plans to find a position where he can apply what he's learned to make clients happy and continue honing his skills.

Even though this major is tough, it was always a blast. When we worked together, it was amazing what we could accomplish.

What inspired you to come to ENVD when choosing your school?
I knew I wanted to be an architect from the time I was in 6th grade. I've always had a love for architecture, and I wanted to stay local to stay in Boulder, so it was the perfect mix of constructive and creative.

What is one of the greatest experiences or lessons from your time at CU Boulder that you'll carry with you into the next chapter of your life?
The collaboration and creative process of ENVD along with the mix of digital media and physical construction.

Based on what you know now, what is your best piece of advice for other students?
I would suggest learning Rhino and Revit early--it will be enormously helpful.

Describe one of your favorite memories.
Staying late into the night at the CINC for the design/build and working together collaboratively to meet our deadline.

What does graduating from college represent for you?
A sense of accomplishment and stepping into the working world to apply what I've learned.

What are your plans beyond graduation?
Finding a position to apply what I've learned, designing projects to make clients happy, and continuing to hone my skills.