Since the age of 14, Benjamin Alling has aspired to become an architect. As a fifth-year architecture student at NYIT, he’s come a long way since taking his first drafting class at Vinal Technical High School in Middletown, Conn. He went on to complete a two-year degree in architecture before transferring to NYIT and has already amassed an impressive resume, including a current internship at Gavosto Associates Inc., a Glen Cove, N.Y.-based architecture firm with clients ranging from the U.S. Postal Service to Panera Bread. Read more.