Student-Housing Project to Fill Void for Pittsburgh Universities

PITTSBURGH — Construction began Aug. 2 on a student-housing community that will serve the University of Pittsburgh (Pitt) and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), both of which are located in Pittsburgh.

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Choosing the Right Education Technology to Support Active Learning

TAMPA, Fla. — Providing students with a 21st century education and fostering skills like collaboration and critical thinking is causing a shift away from the traditional classroom.

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2016 Project to Watch: Innovate ABQ Campus

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — University of New Mexico Albuquerque officials and local leaders broke ground July 12 on what will eventually be the 160,000-square-foot, six-story Lobo Rainforest Building.

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Missouri State’s $123 Million in Construction Projects on Track

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Missouri State University’s (MSU) main Springfield campus is in various planning, design and construction phases for $123 million worth of construction projects.

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A Harmonious Blend: Santa Maria Joint High School Transforms

Like most school districts across the nation, the Santa Maria Joint High School District wanted to bring its high school up to 21st century standards — not only to provide a contemporary learning environment, but also to help improve maintenance and operations.

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Deferred School Maintenance: Pay Now or Pay More Later

Deferred maintenance in K-12 schools has become a $271 billion problem, according to the 2016 State of our Schools: America’s K-12 Facilities report released by the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council, the 21st Century School Fund and the National Council on School Facilities.

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