CP&M Article Archive

College Planning & Management's vast database of articles is a valuable tool for anyone who plans, designs, equips, maintains or operates colleges and universities nationwide. Popular topics include facilities, safety & security, technology, business, finance, recruit & retain and the campus scene. Articles are displayed in chronological order, beginning with the most recent.


Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

What Cleaning Contractors Should Know About Ozone Generators

Managing Mass Notification

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Managing Mass Notification

When an emergency arises, a well-managed mass notification system can help keep people safe.

HVAC Water

Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

Water World

Your HVAC systems need chemically balanced water to maintain a healthy environment. Does your school have the right mix?

Trends in Green (Sustainable Innovations on Campus)

Fossil Fuels Divestment

Observations on an ethical imperative for higher education.

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Build Your Own Mass Notification System

Business Practices (Achieving Administrative Excellence)

Budgeting for Today's Institutions

Institutions confront unavoidable, and perhaps unsustainable, spending shifts.

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Unsung Heroes

Acoustics

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Acoustics

Acoustics impact student learning. Plans for physical spaces — walls, ceilings, flooring and more — made with good acoustics in mind at design and construction phases will result in high-performance, effective facilities.



Stanford University: Florence Moore Dining Hall

Facility Focus (Food Service Facilities)

Stanford University: Florence Moore Dining Hall

sustainable landscaping

Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

Maintaining the Green

Like most things, sustainable landscaping has evolved so that it's much more than planting perennials and reducing watering.

Winter Maintenance

Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

Winter Wonderland

Budgeting for cold weather care and maintenance that involves planning ahead for key seasonal product and service purchases can lead to steep discounts and reduced operating costs.

Cleaning Locker Rooms

Maintaining Buildings & Grounds

What's That Smell?

A cleaning contractor comes clean about locker room odors, and explains how to control them.

Wichita State University: Shocker Dining

Facility Focus (Food Service Facilities)

Wichita State University: Shocker Dining

Maintenance & Operations (Managing the Physical Plant)

It's About Our People

Maintain a "people first" focus for a successful operation.

Fire & Life Safety (Focus on Preparation and Prevention)

Prepare Your PEEPS

Develop a campus-wide plan for emergency evacuation of all.

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