July/August 2019 College Planning & Management

College Planning & Management July/August 2019


Features

trends at collegs and universities

Looking Forward

Trends In Education

A look at the near future for colleges and universities

By Amy Milshtein

Life's one constant is change and College Planning & Management is here for it. From the expansion of big data to plant-forward dining options, schools are adapting with the times. Here's a look at what's happening now and into the future. Is your school ready for what's next?


structural integrity

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Preserving Structural Integrity

By Brian D. Wentz

It is important to include a structural perspective of your facilities when considering the impact of deferred maintenance.


campus landscape

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

An Award-Winning Landscape

By Scott Berman

Duke University has won awards for its campus landscape features and design. Careful planning and thoughtful implementation are just two keys to the university's success.


science lab

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Science on Display

By Jinhee Lee, Ken Mohr

Creative design can solve the conflict between having an open research lab with natural light and views where passersby can see and be excited about the research being done and safeguarding sensitive or proprietary information.


Trends

View From the Industry

By Amy Milshtein

Look inside for commentary from experts in the field who share their perspective on trends in education and the effect those changes will have on various learning environments.


Columns

green dining

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Award-Winning Green Dining at UVA


AV technology

Emerging Technology (Enhancing, Engaging, Connecting)

AV Technology and Active Learning

Audiovisual components are becoming integral tools in active learning spaces.


Maintenance & Operations (Managing the Physical Plant)

Cleaning With Water

By Mike Watt

Taking a closer look at the pros and cons of chemical-free cleaning.


Editor's Note (The View From Here)

The Light Gets In

By Shannon O'Connor


Departments

Suffolk County Community College

Facility Focus (Libraries / Learning Commons)

Suffolk County Community College: Learning Resource Center


Carnegie Mellon University

Facility Focus (Libraries / Learning Commons)

Carnegie Mellon University: Sorrell's Engineering & Science Library Renovation


Boston Univeristy School of Medicine

Facility Focus (Libraries / Learning Commons)

Boston University School of Medicine: Alumni Medical Library


Products

Harvard University

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

A Solution for Leaky Ductwork


UC Riverside

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

University Improves Carpet Care


Extras

Hot Tips (Custodial Tools)

Tackle High Dusting With a Vacuum

By Marvin Mauer


Campus Safety

What are the elements of an emergency response plan?

By Vivian Marinelli


Sponsored Content

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