All his life Rikerrious considered himself a people person who enjoys being around and working with individuals to accomplish a common goal. In addition to that he considered himself an environmentalist that loves to draw, and those characteristics were going to be factored in when he chose a career path. Landscape architecture wasn't in his lists of majors to consider back in high school. He's always had an interest in the environment, and the acknowledgment of the damage we are causing to it every since he was a kid. Being a Landscape Architect will allow him to work in cities on projects that not only provide environmental benefits from bioremediation, green infrastructure, and habitat restoration, but essentially providing an aesthetic for the entire city to enjoy. Being able to design spaces that the public flock to that encourage exercise, health and community cohesion are his goals in life.
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