In need of versatile student study space, St Norbert College in De Pere, WI transformed a previously unused library basement into a dynamic studio with areas for collaborative and individual work.
Implementation of a “One Stop Enrollment” concept drove the renovation of the Phoenix College Hannelly Student Center, which included an addition and complete remodel of the existing Student Center and remodel of the current Learning Center Building into a Student Union with an exterior patio.
The Multicultural Student Center is housed in a second floor space in the Red Gym that includes huge steel beams, high ceilings, and an old wooden gym floor. Introducing modern modular walls into this space meant that the walls had to blend with the original architecture. We partnered with Steelcase to create special paint and incorporate muntins into the glass walls that match the color and spacing of window walls previously built in the space.
The Cristo Rey Jesuit High School / Colin Powell Center in Minneapolis is part of a network of 13 schools that began in Chicago in 1996. An ambitious effort targeting economically disadvantaged, inner-city youth, this learning/living center is built from the ground up and serves approximately 500 students.
The University of Wisconsin renovated spaces within College Library (the undergraduate library) and Wendt Library (the engineering library) to create new learning centers called the Wisconsin Collaboratory for Enhanced Learning Centers, or WisCEL.
The University of Arizona’s newest building, the Health Sciences Education Building on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus (PBC), includes flexible classrooms and state-of-the-art educational facilities, such as simulation laboratories, gross anatomy facilities, pre-clinical training, learning resource center, student services and faculty office administrative space.
Bethel University’s Brushaber Commons Student Center is a truly multi-use great space for students, staff and faculty, providing a variety of spaces for student dining and lounge, bookstore, game room, classrooms, and private offices. The unique campus addition, connecting two buildings with a spacious view of the lake and landscape, inspired everyone who worked on the project.