Case Studies--HIGHER EDUCATION

Title Abstract Publication Date
$5.7 Million Residence Hall Achieves LEED Gold Certification. Profiles a new 176-bed dormitory at Mount Holyoke College that achieved LEED Gold certification. Notable features are solar hot water, high recycled building content, 90% recycling of construction... 06/30/2009
10 Akron Street. Profiles this new Harvard University dormitory whose modern architecture compliments the adjacent three 22-story residential towers. Photographs, plans, and a list of project participants accompany... 10/31/2010
11th Annual Showcase of Outstanding Design and Architecture in Education. Recognizes 32 outstanding new and renovated K-12 and higher education facilities. Each entry contains photographs, a text description, and summarized project data. Architect and manufacturer indices... 05/31/2010
2004 Architectural Portfolio: Post-Secondary Schools. Presents 48 higher education projects recognized in this competition. Project information and photographs are included. 10/31/2004
2004 Effective & Innovative Practices Award Winners Show Imagination and Practical Solutions. Describes five higher education facilities programs that won the Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers' award for 2004. The awards recognize new and revamped programs and processes... 08/31/2004
2005 Architectural Portfolio: Post-Secondary. Presents 39 higher education projects cited in this competition. Selection was based on security, innovation, cost-effectiveness, timelessness, community use, functionality, and sense of place.... 10/31/2005
2005 Harleston Parker Medal: College of Computer and Information Science and Residence Hall, Northeastern University. Describes this Massachusetts higher education building, selected for its attention to minute details, its place on the campus, and its place in the city. Photographs and a listing of project... 12/31/2005
2006 Architectural Portfolio: Post-Secondary. Profiles 48 new higher education facilities selected for outstanding innovation, image, function, flexibility, maintainability, sustainability, security, community use, balance of aesthetics and... 10/31/2006
2006 Education Design Showcase Awards. Recognizes 26 outstanding higher education facilities. Each entry contains photographs, a text description, and summarized project data. Architect and manufacturer indices complete the supplement. 05/31/2006
2006 Harleston Parker Medal: Lulu Chow Wang Campus Center and Davis Garage. Profiles this award-winning Wellesley College facility, selected for it's multi-level array of repeating spatial and material motifs. Photographs and a list of project participants are included. 12/31/2006
2007 Annual Education Design Showcase Awards. Recognizes 70 outstanding new and renovated K-12 and higher education facilities. Each entry contains photographs, a text description, and summarized project data. Most also include floor plans.... 05/31/2007
2007 Architectural Portfolio: Post-Secondary. Profiles 45 outstanding new higher education facilities selected for their innovation, sustainability, security, aesthetics, and life-cycle costs. Project information and photographs are included. (... 10/31/2007
2007 Education Design Showcase Awards. Recognizes 28 outstanding higher education new or renovated facility projects. Each entry contains photographs, a text description, and summarized project data. Architect and manufacturer indices... 05/31/2007
2007 Notable Projects: College and University. Case studies, including project description, project team, and photographs of the following colleges and universities: The University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, Chicago, IL, Rafael... 12/31/2006
2007 Renovation and Construction Showcase. Presents 14 distinctive new or renovated higher education student union buildings from 2006. Each example includes photographs, a description, building statistics, and a list of project participants. 12/31/2006
2008 Education Design Showcase Annual Awards. Recognizes 66 outstanding new and renovated K-12 and higher education facilities. Each entry contains photographs, a text description, and summarized project data. Architect and manufacturer indices... 05/31/2008
2008 Renovation and Construction Showcase. Profiles ten new and renovated higher education student unions. Project statistics and photographs accompany text descriptions. 12/31/2007
2008 SCUP/AIA-CAE Excellence in Planning, Excellence in Landscape Architecture and Excellence in Architecture Award Recipients. Links to full-page photographs or plans of all of the award winning projects from the 2008 SCUP/AIA-CAE Excellence in Planning, Excellence in Landscape Architecture and Excellence in Architecture... 04/30/2008
2009 Renovation and Construction Showcase. Profiles ten new and renovated higher education student centers. Building statistics and photographs accompany brief descriptions of the facilities. 12/31/2008
2009 SCUP Excellence in Planning, SCUP Excellence in Landscape Architecture and SCUP/AIA-CAE Excellence in Architecture Award Recipients. Links to full-page photographs or plans of all of the award winning projects from the 2008 SCUP/AIA-CAE Excellence in Planning, Excellence in Landscape Architecture and Excellence in Architecture... 12/31/2008
2011 Education Design Showcase Annual Awards. Recognizes 29 outstanding new and renovated higher education facilities. Each entry contains photographs, a text description, and summarized project data. Architect and manufacturer indices complete... 05/31/2011
24/7 on the 401. Describes the building design of the Centennial College Student Centre in Toronto's suburb of Scarborough. Includes photographs and design drawings. 03/31/2002
29 Garden Street: Harvard Graduate Housing. Describes this conversion of an undistinguished 1920's hotel into graduate apartments with a variety of configurations and stylish contemporary interiors. Includes photographs, plans, and... 11/30/2005
41 Cooper Square. Profiles this addition to the Cooper Union, an architecturally distinctive modern building that is wrapped in a perforated stainless steel screen which helps mitigate heat gain in summer and retain... 10/31/2009
5 Facility Design Tips for Universities Case study of University of Connecticut's new green Classroom Building comprised of 17 high-tech classroom spaces and two lecture halls. Discusses five areas that all universities should... 01/16/2012

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