lchin

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First Name: 
Lem
Last Name: 
Chin
Phone: 
(949)582-4704
Alt Phone: 
(949) 582-4704
Title: 
Architecture Instructor
Department: 
Architecture & Drafting (SC)
Division: 
Div of Advanced Tech & Applied Sciences
Office: 
TAS 217A
Organization: 
Saddleback College

M.A. Cal Poly Univ. Pomona 1993
B.S. Cal Poly Univ. Pomona 1976
A.A. East LA College 1972

Honors & Awards

News 1st Place/Column 1st/Sports 1st
--Campus News staff awards 1972
Lions Club Award 1972
Column 3rd Place/Sports 3rd/Honorable Mention
--Beta Phi Gamma journalism nationals 1971
Sports 2nd Place
--JAJC state journalism award 1970

Research--Urban/Landscape Design & Architecture
Field trips--LA, SF, Chicago, NY, Boston, DC, Seattle/Vancouver

Personal trips--US, China, France, Italy, England, Germany/Austria, Greece/Turkey

Selected Publications
Editor-in-chief, Cal Poly Post 1973
Editor-in-chief, East LA College Campus News 1972

Classes--full-time since 1988
--Intro, Drafting, CAD, Design, Perspective, Rendering, Practice & Field Studies.

Before Saddleback
--design instructor @Woodbury Univ. 1986-87
--perspective instructor @East LA College 1986-87
--hotel designer @GWA 1984-86
--senior CAD operator @Continetal Graphics 1983-84
--hi-rise job captain @Langdon Wilson 1981-83
--design/drafting instructor @Mt. SAC 1980-82
--project architect @Criley McDowell 1976-81.

Other passions
--basketball--until cartilage disintegrates
--film--Capra/Ford/Leone/Allen/Coppola/Redford/Eastwood
--linguini w/ red clam sauce & dry red wine
--recycling plastic to buy gas
--coasting new Honda Fit to get 50mpg
--driving old Honda to 367,000 miles (R.I.P.)--in search of America . . .