October 2018 College Planning & Management

College Planning & Management October 2018


Features

parking payment station

Business (Managing Higher Ed)

The Value of Parking Audits

By Will Rhodin, David Lieb

In today's technology age, parking audits are more important than ever.


classroom design

Everything I Learned About Learning in Kindergarten

By Rebecca Berry

What higher education can learn from kindergarten classroom design.


clean campus

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Getting Clean

By Michael Fickes

Are the buildings on your campus clean enough? We asked the professionals how clean buildings should be—and how to get them that clean.


internet of things

Technology (Innovations for Education)

Intelligent Facilities

By Brandon Barrett

The Internet of Things can make the job of facilities managers easier, but getting buy-in may take some time and education.


STEM

STEM Equality

By Stephen Ceasar

Innovative programs and a concerted effort by many colleges and universities are increasing enrollment of women in STEM programs and helping them to navigate careers in traditionally male-dominated jobs.


Columns

campus farm

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Campus Farm Coming to Bucknell

By Matt Hughes

Bucknell University will grow vegetables for learning, wellness, and engagement.


Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Who's Next?

By Shannon O'Connor


Facilities Management (Managing Assets)

Let's Talk Dirt

By Pieter van der Have

It is important to determine what is in the ground underneath your buildings.


Emerging Technology (Enhancing, Engaging, Connecting)

Smart Cards Get Smarter

By David W. Dodd

Card technology is evolving. Are you staying current?


Departments

Northwest State Community College

Facility Focus (Workforce Development/Vocational Education)

Northwest State Community College: Advanced Manufacturing Training Center


Kansas State University

Facility Focus (Workforce Development/Vocational Education)

Kansas State University: Foundation Business & Research Park


University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton

Facility Focus (Workforce Development/Vocational Education)

University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton: Workforce Training Center


Products

Penn State

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

Penn State Meets Sustainability Goals


Nora flooring

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

New Floor Helps Keep Libraries Quiet


cordless backpack vacuum

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

Healthy Green Cleaning at IUPUI


Extras

Ask the Expert (Classroom Furniture)

What is 'active learning?'

By Lisa Schmidt


APPA'S Five Levels of Cleanliness


Women in the STEM Workforce


Hot Tips (Wall Protection)

Things to Know About Wall Protection

By Renee Hite


Sponsored Content

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