On the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, Chou Hall is a leading example of the practice of sustainable development.
- By Rebecca Holt
- June 25th, 2019
Student dining facilities are changing—and university officials need to be flexible and prepared.
- By Todd Sachse
- June 4th, 2019
Improved space scheduling can generate cash for colleges and universities. Here’s how.
- By Robert Abdul
- May 16th, 2019
Ensuring healthy air in your campus facilities contributes to the well being of your students and staff. Here’s how to breathe easy.
- By Tom Kolsun
- May 2nd, 2019
College dorms are among the top 10 hiding places for bed bugs. Prevention is preferable to treatment when dealing with this pest.
- By Joseph Latino
- April 17th, 2019
Real-world installations illustrate how an in-depth review of existing performing arts curricula and facilities can be of benefit when considering how best to upgrade existing spaces versus when to build new facilities.
- By Jonah Sacks, Robert Long
- April 8th, 2019
As the current administration's FY2020 proposed budget is released, the work is cut out for both houses’ appropriations and budget committees to meet the deadlines to finalize a FY 2020 budget. But like in most past years, the likelihood of meeting it is a far reach.
- By Fritz Edelstein
- March 21st, 2019
Addressing stormwater controls early in facilities design and incorporating multiple solutions can yield cost savings and long-term benefits to a campus and its neighbors.
- By Carolyn Howard
- March 11th, 2019
It’s flu season. Effectively keeping the campus environment clean can help reduce the spread of the pathogens that cause the flu.
- By Robert Kravitz
- February 25th, 2019
To ensure that your institution is better-equipped to withstand disruption or change, consider combined heat and power (CHP) as a powerful component of a resilience strategy.
- By Lauren Ray
- February 7th, 2019
Colleges and universities should have plans in place at the beginning of the school year to ensure the safe management of hazardous waste. Doing so ensures the safety of both the campus and surrounding communities.
- By Maricha Ellis
- January 4th, 2019
The recent addition of three laboratory buildings on the campus of Colorado State University, completed through three different delivery methods, allowed the university to determine the delivery method that was more cost efficient, efficient, and enjoyable, while retaining a high level of design and construction.
- By Jennifer Cordes
- December 10th, 2018
Colleges and universities are improving access, affordability, and student achievement with digital delivery of course materials.
- By Tom Scotty
- December 10th, 2018
Colleges and universities across the U.S. are creating workforce development centers to educate and train a new workforce. Programs frequently fall into two categories: industry-specific skilled trades training and automotive engineering training.
- By S. Sonny Hamizadeh
- November 19th, 2018
Rapid advances in AV technologies over the past decade have created new opportunities to improve education. Let’s dive into five different ways that colleges and universities can put this new generation of AV solutions to work.
- By Brad Grimes
- November 1st, 2018