DLR Group and the Institute for the Built Environment at Colorado State University have collabora...read more
North Carolina lawmakers have introduced state legislation that would restrict the use of nationa...read more
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants cool roofs added to the city’s building code. He is...read more
Charles David Keeling Apartments, La Jolla, Calif., by KieranTimberlake. Photo: Tim Griffith
The AIA's Committee on the Environment selected its top ten examples of sustainable architecture...read more
Friendship Technology Preparatory Academy, an 80,000-sf science and technology public charter high school in Southeast Washington, D.C. Turner Construction is leading the design-build team of Architecture Inc. (architect), DesignTech (MEP), AMT (CE), and Myer Consulting Engineering (SE). Rendering: Architecture, Inc.
Competition for grants, loans, and bond financing among charter schools is heating up, so make yo...read more
The bookless Digital Library at UNO Galewood Charter School, one of 13 UNO charters serving Chicagos Hispanic community. Students sit at genius bars and use tablets and mobile devices to do their work. UNO wanted to break the mold of what a library is, says Patricia Saldaa Natke, Principal in Charge at UrbanWorks, Ltd., the schools designer. Christopher Barrett Photography
Charter schools are growing like Topsy. But don’t jump on board unless you know what you’re getti...read more
If you do hotels, schools, student unions, office buildings, performing arts centers, transportat...read more
Photo: Chance Agrella @ChanceAgrella
A recent post on Atlantic Cities highlights research by the U.S. Census Bureau's Stephanie Ewert...read more
Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., and Chicago top EPA's list of the U.S. cities with the greatest nu...read more
Arcadia (Calif.) High School opens $20 million performing arts center
A 60-year old wish for the community of Arcadia has finally come true with the opening of Arcadia...read more
8 eye-popping wood building projects
From 100-foot roof spans to novel reclaimed wood installations, the winners of the 2013 National...read more
Greenbuild attendees share their thoughts with BD+C on the SAGE modular classroom.
The classrooms exterior cladding consisted of fiber cement boards of varying colors and textures from Nichiha. An abundance of
SAGE modular classroom opens eyes, minds at Greenbuild 2012.
Most economists say the U.S. is slowly emerging from the Great Recession, a view that was confirm...read more
The combination of site-built and prefabricated components reduced costs and accelerated the timeline for CLLC.
In Pingree Grove, Ill., DRH Cambridge Homes selects modular construction for the creation of the...read more
College Park Elementary School, Virginia Beach, Va., has an integrated wetland garden situated in a courtyard area; it serves as
High-performance schools put ‘sustainability’ in the lesson plan
New school’s south-facing elevation features a glazed aluminum curtain wall that incorporates PPG...read more
Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...read more
Leap, by artist Lawrence Argent, at Sacramento International Airport. A key component of the $1.03 Big Build at SMF, Central
Ranking the leading firms in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction.
Classroom at Ross (Calif.) School with balanced daylighting. School districts are demanding improved acoustics, thermal comfort,
When educators and school administrators describe their vision for new K-12 school buildings as ‘...read more
The Colonel Smith Middle School in Fort Huachuca, Ariz., is about to open for the 2012-2013 school year. The 330-student facilit
Getting to net-zero is not easy, but the promise of eliminating energy bills and using state-of-t...read more
The $29 million Lady Bird Johnson Middle School, in Irving, Texas, isat 152,000 sfthe largest net-zero energy public school in
The Giants 300 Top 25 AEC Firms in the K-12 Schools Sector.
Plumosa School of the Arts has been awarded LEED Gold by the USGBC.
Education project dedicated to teaching sustainability in the classroom.
By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.
Construction began in June 2011 for the project, which was funded by a capital campaign titled We are One.
The project united the school campus and church campus including a 1,200-sf chapel expansion, a n...read more
The City Year transformation took place within the short time frame of one week and included a custom designed bookcase, tile ca
City Year representatives came to Gensler for their assistance in the transformation of the organ...read more
Sean ODonnell AIA, LEED AP
O’Donnell will continue the leadership and tradition of creative design established by firm Chair...read more
The University of Texas at Dallas new LEED Platinum Student Services Building, which was the recipient of this year's Innovatio
Recipient schools and regions from across the nation - from K-12 to higher education - were recog...read more