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
Many of you are on the edge of your seats with the mid-term elections only a few weeks away—Tuesday, November 6. The outcome of these elections will have an effect on national, state, and local education policy and politics.
- By Fritz Edelstein
- October 19th, 2018
Participating schools will join hospitals, restaurants, and hotels in the New York City Water Challenge. In addition to fixture retrofits, universities will initiate student water conservation campaigns.
Food allergies are on the rise. Menu management systems can help campus food service workers, as well as customers, identify and avoid “trigger foods” that can cause dangerous reactions.
- By Jill Carte
- September 21st, 2018
Architects play a crucial role in helping institutions create spaces that allow ideas, learning, and interests to converge. Yet designing successful interdisciplinary learning spaces requires a deep understanding of evolving challenges and opportunities.
CP&M recently spoke with Stan Chiu, AIA, LEED-AP, Principal, and Dave Paeper, AIA, CID, Principal, of HGA to learn more about interdisciplinary learning, as well as the spaces in which it takes place.
Michigan State is working to understand the perspective of vegan diners and enhance options on campus.
- By Leah Ball
- September 7th, 2018
Do your washers and dryers make the grade? Here are some of the things you can do to optimize your laundry room’s performance.
- By Trey Northrup
- August 10th, 2018
Colleges and universities are creating unique PR and engagement opportunities through record-breaking anniversary marketing campaigns.
- By Keith Green
- August 3rd, 2018