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Methodist University's 1960s student union was originally built for a student population of 600. The school now has over 2,000 students.

Sasaki Ideas
Most colleges and universities feel pressure to offer the latest amenities in order to attract and retain the best and...
GS&P Dialogue
"Open office" has been a major buzzword for decades, and like any buzzword, some of the novelty has worn off. I don't...

The William Jefferson Clinton Childrens Center (WJCCC) in Port-au-Prince is designed to replace an orphanage severely damaged in the 2010 earthquake. HOKs Thomas Knittel took inspiration from the kapok tree, a native Caribbean species that stores water internally and sheds its leaves in times of drought.

Life at HOK
It’s not enough to copy nature. Today’s designers need a deeper understanding of environmental nuance, from the biome...
Gabe Savely
Every year brings changes. This one won’t be any different. We’ll see growth in some areas, declines in others. Here’s...
Allen Hurtz
What looks like brick, stucco or wood on the outside could actually be a metal building. Metal is no longer easily...

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Steven Burns
After visiting over 200 architecture firms, I was aghast that so many of them were committing these costly sins of...
Jim Young
The installation has an ambitious plan to move to 100% energy efficiency through several initiatives including more...
Steven Burns
The social media revolution—which is less than a decade old—has created a dilemma for senior executives. While its...

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Drew Ballensky
A remembrance area and a new visitor's entrance will be among the changes when the Navy rebuilds Building 197 of the...
Sasha Reed
The Consumer Electronics Show took place this past week in Las Vegas. Known for launching new products and technologies...
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