March 2019 College Planning & Management

College Planning & Management March 2019


purchasing and procurement

Business (Managing Higher Ed)

Educated Buying

By Michael Fickes

Building and maintaining diverse purchasing and procurement capabilities for colleges and universities is educated buying.

health care training

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Experiential Learning in the Health Sciences

By Larry Schnuck

Design strategies to support learning are smoothing the transition from learning environment to care setting for health care training.


Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Flooring for Learning Spaces

By Scott Berman

Choosing the right flooring for lecture halls and classrooms will have an impact on acoustics, aesthetics, maintenance, and more.

University of Windsor

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Bringing Out That Community Feel

By Deb Westman

A landscape reboot at the University of Windsor makes for a more cohesive, competitive, and inviting campus.

smart campus

The Future of Higher Education: Smart Campuses

By Norma Lehman

From the IoT to self-driving cars, college and university campuses are becoming more efficient and productive with the development and deployment of new technologies.

medical school

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Future-Proofing Medical Schools With Flexible, Adaptive Design

By Randy Kray, Ami Shah


Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Study Abroad

By Shannon O'Connor

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

UMN-Morris Leads in Sustainability

By Natalie Rademacher

A successful focus on renewable energy and campus-wide cooperation.

Business Practices (Achieving Administrative Excellence)

Maintaining Enrollment Momentum

By Dr. Scott D. Miller, Dr. Marylouise Fennell

Celebrating success is not enough. Avoid complacency in the enrollment office.


university of illinois

Facility Focus (Historic Renovations)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Chemistry Annex

military school at west point

Facility Focus (Historic Renovations)

U.S. Military Academy at West Point: Pershing Barracks


north carolina community college

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

Data Mining Comes to the North Carolina Community College System

texas a&m university

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

SafeZone Indoor Positioning Improves Police Response


Ask the Expert (Student Safety)

Can technology contribute to student safety and well-being?

By Richard Fuller

Hot Tips (Facilities Maintenance)

3 Keys to Successful Property Inspections

By Western Specialty Contractors