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A student bedroom at the College of Wooster (Ohio) capitalizes on 12-foot-high c
on November 14,2014 in Feature

In a recent workshop with 62 college students, architects from Little explored the changing habits and preferences of today's students, and how...

At Coastline Community College’s Newport Beach (Calif.) Campus, the Building Tea
on November 10,2014 in Feature

Providing more comfortable conditions to building occupants has become a top priority in today’s interior designs. This course is worth 1.0...

The exterior design of the 21-story, LEED Silver MassArt “Tree House” was sugges
on November 07,2014 in Feature

Many states have cut back funding for higher education in recent years, and securing money for new housing has been tougher than ever for many...

Precast units from Coreslab Structures (left) being put in place at Valparaiso (
on November 07,2014 in Feature

Few colleges or universities have embraced prefabrication more wholeheartedly than Valparaiso (Ind.) University. The Lutheran-based institution...

Students chill in a lounge at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. The $
on November 07,2014 in Feature

University students want more in a residence hall than just a place to sleep. They want a space that reflects their style of living and learning...

Illustration: KONE
on November 03,2014 in Feature

The JumpLift system from KONE uses a mobile machine room that moves upward as the construction progresses, speeding construction of tall towers....

With 57 units in Phase 1 of the project, Orchards at Orenco in Hillsboro, Ore.,
on October 21,2014 in Feature

Passive House, an ultra-efficient building standard that originated in Germany, has been used for single-family homes since its inception in 1990...

Invasive probes, including test cuts of existing EIFS cladding, can uncover hidd
on October 14,2014 in Feature

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS failures and how to prevent them; and EIFS and...

At Ohlone Community College in Fremont, Calif., CannonDesign, in association wit
on October 12,2014 in Feature

This year marks the fifth anniversary of the American Institute of Architects’ effort to have architecture firms voluntarily pledge net-zero...

on September 22,2014 in Feature

From metal mesh panels to concealed-suspension ceilings, here's our roundup of the latest acoustical ceiling and wall products.