October 2019 College Planning & Management

College Planning & Management October 2019


sports and fitness facility

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

What's New in Sport and Fitness Facilities Design?

By Ellen Kollie

Student-athlete wellness is just one of a number of drivers of college and university sport and fitness facilities design.

building envelope

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

From the Outside In

By Scott Berman

Building envelope systems not only work to keep the inside in and the outside out, but can also contribute to a facility’s or institution’s sustainability goals while presenting an attractive, functional front.


Reinventing the Student Experience

By Nick Swayne

Makerspaces are providing students with the tools they will need in the world of work through hands-on projects and the use of cutting-edge technology.


Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Transforming Traditional Campus Buildings

By Scott Berman

With careful planning and craft, architecturally significant buildings can take on new life through interior renovations that create up-to-date spaces while retaining historic integrity.

outdoor spaces

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Outside the Walls

By Scott Berman

Encourage students and the campus community to engage with outdoor spaces through purposeful planning, but don't be surprised by unanticipated uses that may emerge as those spaces evolve.


Editor's Note (The View from Here)

Social Recruitment

By Shannon O'Connor

Emerging Technology (Enhancing, Engaging, Connecting)

Changing the Landscape

Innovative AV technologies are changing the higher ed experience.


Harvard University

Facility Focus (Student Centers)

Harvard University: Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center

Tulane University

Facility Focus (Student Centers)

Tulane University: Mussafer Hall

Emory University

Facility Focus (Student Centers)

Emory University: Emory Student Center


concrete floors

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

Concrete Floors Deliver the 'Wow' Factor


Ask the Expert (Restroom Fixtures)

Why should we install waterless urinals?

By Klaus Reichardt

Makerspaces on Campus

Hot Tips (HVAC)

Wall Heaters

By Andrew Martin