Furniture & Equipment

Studies show that design choices impact student performance. Learn more about flexibility, functionality, ergonomics and selection – from desks and chairs for the classroom; to equipment for a cafeteria, library or performing arts space; to outfitting sports, athletics and outdoor spaces.

Features

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    movable furniture

    Planning for Movable Furniture

    An outdoor furniture installation on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is the result of a desire to increase the use of campus spaces...and a helping hand from a coalition intended to strengthen community. 05/01/2018

  • Technology (Innovations for Education)
    parking

    Parking Goes Hi-Tech

    Technology is transforming parking, adding cost-saving efficiencies and sustainability to a campus necessity. 07/01/2017

  • Educational interiors

    Design for Today's Students

    Educational interiors flex to meet new demands as students look for connectivity, mobility, interaction, comfort and collaboration. 05/01/2016

  • Technology (Innovation for Education)
    Digital Signage

    Reaching and Engaging Students with Digital Signage

    Planning and flexibility are key when developing digital resources for informing your campus population of news, opportunities and events. 02/01/2016

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    Outdoor spaces

    Outside the Walls

    Attention to a college or university's signature "look" should include outside features and furnishings. Outdoor spaces, their design, and what you put into them are vital elements of your institution's brand and mission. 12/01/2015

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    Signs of Green

    11/01/2015
  • Education Interiors

    Your Furniture, Your Brand

    10/01/2015
  • Trends in Higher Education Interiors

    04/01/2015
  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    Designing for Research

    04/01/2015
  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    More Than Skin Deep: The Value of Interior Design

    04/01/2015

Webinars

  • Space Matters: How Design Can Support A Learner-Centered Future

    Beginning with an overview of current trends, this webinar will focus specifically on those aspects of the interior environment that support learner engagement. Central to this topic are tactical considerations that can lead to an optimal project result, including durability, lifespan, impact, cost, standardization, and user choice.

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