Southern California is almost as well known for its environmental conscientiousness as it is for its frequent water shortages. The University Student Union at California State Northridge has met this environmental challenge head-on. Several of the newly-renovated Student Union buildings boast the most hands-free "green" state university bathrooms in the country.
Date posted: May 2012 Featuring: California State Northridge | Excel Dryer, Inc.
While crime is rare on the Bucknell University campus, university officials decided to emphasize their commitment to student safety by meeting or exceeding security standards for a higher education campus.
Date posted: January 2012 Featuring: Bucknell University | ADT Security Services
With more than 17,000 full-time students enrolled at Humber College, one of the largest universities in Canada, out-of-service washrooms can cause a problem. Its facilities are in constant use, especially in high-traffic areas like cafeterias and main hallways.
Date posted: November 2011 Featuring: Humber College | MOEN
As a tornado packing 200-mile-per-hour winds bore down on Joplin, Missouri on May 22, the value and importance of Missouri Southern State University's investment in a Simplex fire alarm and emergency communications system suddenly became very clear.
Date posted: August 2011 Featuring: Missouri Southern State University | SimplexGrinnell
The Dartmouth College Office of Planning, Design and Construction set high goals regarding the building project's carbon footprint, durability, financial viability and social/environmental responsibility. They targeted a 48% reduction in total energy use and a 57% reduction in energy costs.
Date posted: August 2011 Featuring: Dartmouth College | Marvin Windows and Doors
The Richard and Margot Warch Campus Center at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin is so “green,” it's gold… LEED® Gold to be exact. The recently opened facility has been awarded LEED-NC Gold certification, the first higher education building in Wisconsin to achieve this level of recognition.
Date posted: June 2011 Featuring: Lawrence University | Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Systems
Palmyra High School, located in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, struggled with maintenance issues with their existing epoxy cafeteria and hallway floors for ten years. Cleaning procedures had become so burdensome and problems with staining and yellowing had become so severe, that a complete renovation of the floors was the only feasible solution.
Date posted: June 2011 Featuring: Palmyra High School | Stonhard
When is an Athletic center not just another Athletic center? When Northern Illinois University began selecting furniture for their 62,000 sq ft Yordon Athletic Center. The facility required not just world class athletic and locker room areas, but team meeting rooms, video rooms, computer labs, and a large scale lecture hall as well.
Date posted: June 2011 Featuring: Northern Illinois University | Falcon
Serving eastern Los Angeles County, Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) in Walnut, Calif. is among the largest community colleges in the nation. The campus covers 1 million cleanable square feet in 50 buildings on 420 acres, and serves some 60,000 students annually.
Date posted: June 2011 Featuring: Provo School District | Unger