Citations with the tag: COLLEGE facilities
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- 'Something's Happening Here.'
Sanchez, Mark // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 7/2/2001, Vol. 19 Issue 27, p17
Reports on the opening and formal dedication of the Grand Valley State University's (GSVU) Lake Michigan Center in Muskegon. Functions of the facility; Role of the Community Foundation for Muskegon County on the center's development; Success of the public fund-raising for the center.
- Campus facilities for rent.
Sanchez, Mark // Business NH Magazine; Dec95, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p38
Presents information on New Hampshire schools that allow businesses to use their campus facilities.
- Colleges lure students with posh amenities.
Sanchez, Mark // Christian Science Monitor; 8/28/95, Vol. 87 Issue 191, p13
Reports about colleges offering five star facilities in Boston to lure students. Consumerism of parents, and the choice for colleges for their wards.
- Ohio buyers have eyes for $254 million educational facilities offering.
Polyak, Ilana // Bond Buyer; 02/25/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30338, p9
Reports on Ohio retail investors' increased interest on Ohio Higher Education Capital Facility bond offering. Indication of the investors' concentration in the secondary market; Reflection of the retail customers' understanding of the potential for interest rate drop.
- From Blimps to Books: Officials Move to Convert Marine Base to College Campus.
Fisher, Marla Jo // Community College Week; 06/12/2000, Vol. 12 Issue 22, p2
Reports on the plan of college officials in South Orange County, California to create a campus at the Tustin Marine Air Station area. Facilities proposed to be constructed within the campus; How Don Goodwin, head of the campus conversion project, envisions the place.
- Command performance.
Gomez, Raymond // American School & University; Jul98, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p34h
Explores key aspects in developing arts centers in universities. Questions to be addressed in needs analysis; Performance space options; Basis of designation of facilities as arts centers; Financing of art center construction. INSET: Playing to a diverse audience..
- Cannon learns from Maybeck for Principia.
Gomez, Raymond // Architectural Record; Apr2001, Vol. 189 Issue 4, p44
Highlights the conceptual design completed by Cannon Design of Saint Louis for a sports and recreation building at Principia College, a school of Christian Scientist students in Elsah, Illinois.
- Suffolk FCU Sponsors 'CyberLounge' On Campus.
Gomez, Raymond // Credit Union Journal; 3/17/2003, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p14
Reports that the Suffolk Federal Credit Union has opened a 'CyberLounge.' Features of facility installed at the Michael J. Grant campus of Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood, New York; Sectors entitled to free services.
- Mohawk Valley Community College Begins Construction on $10M Lab, Telecom Building.
Kobryn, Nancy // Business Journal (Central New York); 08/11/2000, Vol. 14 Issue 32, p4
Reports the start of the construction of the Laboratory and Telecommunications Building of the Mohawk Valley Community College in Utica, New York. Source of fund; Project plans; Architects, engineers and designers of the project; Estimated total cost of the building.
- This Old Campus.
Rosenberg, Amy; Adelman, Michelle // University Business; Dec2001/Jan2002, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p20
Presents advice on whether to build or renovate university facilities in the U.S. Recommended information sources; Concerns on the historical or architectural significance of the building; Compliance of the building with standards of the Americans With Disabilities Act; Impact on program space...
- Losing ground.
Agron, Joe // American School & University; Apr98, Vol. 70 Issue 8, p20b
Reports on the results of the `American School & University' journal's fourth annual College Maintenance and Operations (M&O) Cost Study which covered colleges and universities in the United States. Allocation of lesser amount of money to maintenance and operations; M&O job functions and...
- Focusing on the environment.
Agron, Joe // American School & University; Sep98, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p14
Features the Samson Environmental Center on the campus of Darrow School, a coed boarding and day college preparatory school in New Lebanon, New York. Modern wastewater treatment facility; Environmental classroom and laboratory; Cost of the project to be completed by architectural firm Living...
- Palin to speak in Lemoore.
Agron, Joe // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley; 1/28/2011, p6
The article reports on the former Alaska governor Sarah Palin who will speak to herald the grand opening of the Golden Eagle Arena at West Hills College in Lemoore, California on May 1, 2011.
- New assessment centre aims to support teaching and research.
Agron, Joe // Optometry Today; 12/10/2010, Vol. 50 Issue 24, p18
The article reports on the opening of a vision testing and assessment facility by Anglia Ruskin University's Department of Vision & Hearing Sciences in England aimed at supporting teaching and research in optometry and the vision sciences.
- College campuses explore `smart' building design.
Agron, Joe // International Wildlife; Mar/Apr98, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p8
States that college campuses are getting involved in a movement which was promoted by National Wildlife Federation (NWF) Campus Ecology program, to intelligent building and landscape design, which would conserve energy, water and other resources. Name of the building design; Information on the...
- Universities'GOs Get Nod.
Chin, Tonya // Bond Buyer; 11/19/2012, Vol. 382 Issue 33815, p7
The article reports that according to Moody's Investors Service, voter approval of 750 million dollars in New Jersey general obligation bonds to fund university facilities on November 6, 2012 is a credit positive for universities.
- Upholding tradition.
AGRON, JOE // American School & University; Sep98, Vol. 71 Issue 1, p46h
Cites the construction program at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based Saint Joseph's University that preserves a rich history while creating modern facilities. Cost of the Mandeville Hall; Special construction challenges; Emphasis on distance learning; Heating and ventilating system; Slate roof;...
- In the details.
AGRON, JOE // TCU Magazine; Fall2009, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p26
A quiz about the architectural element of the Texas Christian University (TCU) in Fort Worth is presented.
- Siena Heights invests $10M in new facilities.
AGRON, JOE // Toledo Business Journal; Aug2011, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p1
The article reports on the 10 million dollars investment of Siena Heights University (SHU) to construct athletic and student union facilities.
- Have Colleges, Will Bond.
Peacock, Wayne // Bond Buyer; 06/11/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31157, p1
Reports on the budget allocated for higher education bonds in New England. Insights on the standing of universities with regards to education facilities; Effect of interest rate decline on bonds; Recognition of New England as the higher education capital of the country.
- TD Banknorth Sports Center at Quinnipiac University (Conn.).
M. E. // University Business; Apr2007, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p18
The article features the TD Banknorth Sports Center constructed at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. It says that the center will develop into an area for learning as well as eating. It also notes that the facility comprises of training rooms and meeting space. The scheme costs $52...
- New basketball arena eyed at Gonzaga.
Parish, Linn // Journal of Business (10756124); 02/08/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 4, pA7
Reports on Spokane, Washington-based Gonzaga University's exploration of the possibility of building a new basketball arena in the campus. Feasibility study; Possible funding sources.
- Residence Halls Modernized at Middle Georgia College.
Parish, Linn // Buildings; Mar2008, Vol. 102 Issue 3, p18
This article reports on the completion of three residence halls and an academic/recreational student activity facility at the Middle Georgia College in Cochran, Georgia. Designed by Lord, Aeck & Sargent, an architectural firm in Atlanta, Georgia, the residence halls have a combined construction...
- CALIFORNIA 10/4.
Parish, Linn // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 9/25/2006, Vol. 257 Issue 12, p49
The article reports on a request for qualifications for construction manager at risk services for a biomedical sciences facility at the University of California-Santa Cruz. The facility will provide interdisciplinary wet laboratory space and core specialized facilities requiring heavy utility...
- Work Begins On GVSU New Center For Health.
Sanchez, Mark // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 04/09/2001, Vol. 19 Issue 15, p1
Reports on the construction of Grand Valley State University's Center for Health Professions in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Project cost; Nursing and life science programs to be placed in the center; Sources of funds for the project.
- Trying to Find a New Home for the Crew.
Sanchez, Mark // Perspective (08889732); Jul2005, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p4
Focuses on the opposition facing Washington, D.C.-based Georgetown University in its efforts to build a boathouse for its crew program. Lawsuits filed by environmental groups to block the project.
- SDSU Closes in on New AD.
Sanchez, Mark // San Diego Business Journal; 9/8/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p13
Reports on the reduction of San Diego State University's field of candidates for its athletic department director to three finalists.
- Funding still an issue for college construction projects.
LEE, EVELYN // njbiz; 6/14/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 24, p9
The article discusses the funding difficulties colleges in New Jersey are facing to finance their facility construction projects.
- Myers College will open two new campuses.
LEE, EVELYN // Crain's Cleveland Business; 02/15/99, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p19
Reports on Cleveland, Ohio-based David N. Myers College's plan to open two campuses in Cleveland Heights and Parma Heights.
- Serving up something different.
Sutton, Judy // American School & University; May95, Vol. 67 Issue 9, p46b
Focuses on alternative designs of college facilities in the United States to attract students to use campus dormitories or residence housing. Adaptation to the changing needs of students; Accommodations offered by schools as an important factors considered by students in their choice of schools;...
- California Institute of Technology.
Sutton, Judy // Landscape Management; Feb2005, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p82
Reports on the recognition of the California Institute of Technology with the 2004 PGMS Grand Award for university and college grounds in Pasadena, California. Coordination of maintenance work according to campus events needs and frequency; Design and landscape of the signature courtyard;...
- Yep, we're as happy as pigs in ... Minneapolis.
Sutton, Judy // Crain's Detroit Business; 8/6/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 33, p38
Reports business developments in Detroit, Michigan as of August 2001. Criticism of airport officials to the Detroit Metropolitan Airport; Construction of the Detroit Lions training camp at Saginaw Valley State University; Launch of the publication '7X7' by Tom Hartle, co-founder of Hour Detroit.
- The Effects of the 'New Depression in Higher Education' on the Relative Quality of Academic Faculties.
Hogan, Timothy D.; Siegfried, John J.; Zak, Thomas A. // Southern Economic Journal; Jul78, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p233
Focuses on the impact of depressions in higher education to the quality of college and university facilities in the U.S. Details on the deterioration of academic labor markets; Information on the growing scarcity of academic jobs; Discussions on the quality of the economics faculty in each...
- Northern College opens $17.3M trades centre.
Stewart, Nick // Northern Ontario Business; Nov2010, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p8
The article reports that Northern College in Timmins, Ontario has opened its Centre for Excellence in Trades and Technology that is worth 17.3 million dollars.
- IIM, Indore: Team Players.
Stewart, Nick // India Today; 9/5/2011, p10
The article discusses the Indian Institute of Management, Indore (IIM-I) and its culture. It states that the IIM was founded in 1998, and as of September 2011 ranks as the country's fourth best business school. It reports that besides its state-of-the art facilities for sports, technology and...
- IIM, Calcutta: Full Marks.
Stewart, Nick // India Today; 9/5/2011, p29
The article features the Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C) in West Bengal. The institute is the oldest branch in the country, and will turn 50 on November 13, 2011. It reports that the IIM-C is so proud of its name that it retained it when the city was rechristened Kolkata. It...
- PCC starts construction project on West Campus.
Stewart, Nick // Inside Tucson Business; 10/11/99, Vol. 9 Issue 29, p25
Reports that Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona, has broken ground on a construction project at its West Campus. Project cost; Number of students to be accommodated at the campus upon completion of the project; Plans for a modified student center.
- BIG Plant On Campus.
Turpin, Joanna R. // Engineered Systems; Jun2006, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p32
The article discusses the efforts of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities in Saint Paul to centralize its chiller system. The project was divided into several phases. Phase I involved the installation of underground distribution piping. An existing building was retrofitted to handle its new...
- The world we have lost: a parable on the academy.
Paquette, Robert L. // New Criterion; May2008, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p15
The article focuses on the rebirth of the Alexander Hamilton Center (ACH) at the New York University. It is stated that the center represents a programmatic initiative only that would offer educational extras such as lectures, conferences and internships. It is noted that the story of the AHC,...
- The Three Faces of Sparty.
Paquette, Robert L. // Food Management; Mar2012, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p26
The article provides information on the residential dining facilities at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan including addition of 20 stores of Sparty's retail concept, three retail food courts and a Starbucks branded coffee shop.
- Cornwall gets set for student influx.
Joseph, Colin // Public Finance; 05/11/2001, p9
Reports on the approval of building a university in Cornwall, England. Budget for the project; Benefits for industries and businesses; Degree-level of study and research to be provided by the university.
- CC, CISD complete $680k in projects.
Joseph, Colin // Clarendon Enterprise (TX); 8/23/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 33, p1
The article presents information on the completion of the projects by the school and college facilities of Clarendon, Texas regarding the improvements in the facilities for the opening of the schools and the colleges.
- HOW-TO USE QR CODES IN YOUR FACILITY.
Joseph, Colin // Bulletin of the Association of College Unions International; Jul2012, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p4
The article highlights ways to effectively use QR codes in college/university facilities, which include making them easily accessible and ensuring that the codes are functioning properly.
- Fat-shedding and fine tuning: Yale University's office of facilities.
Joseph, Colin // Buildings; Jul94, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p52
Discusses the efforts on New Haven, Connecticut's Yale University to improve its facilities. Consolidation of two departments under the Office of Facilities; Development of procedures manual and project formulation; Addition of value engineering in all projects; Implementation of zone maintenance.
- $269 million medical research facility planned for UC-San Diego.
Joseph, Colin // American School & University Exclusive Insight; 10/22/2012, p3
The article reports that the University of California in San Diego is planning to build a center focused on translational medicine estimated to be worth 269 million dollars.
- Don't Leave Home Without It.
Joseph, Colin // Campus Life; Feb2002, Vol. 60 Issue 7, p14
Presents a checklist of necessities in moving to college. List of cleaning supplies; Things needed for school; Equipments used in the kitchen.
- New UT-Arlington events center connects city, school.
Carter, O. K. // Fort Worth Business Press; 3/15/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p7
The article offers information on the new University of Texas-Arlington events center, which broke ground on March 5, 2010.
- UTSA opens incubator.
Francis, Robert; Tronche, John-Laurent // Fort Worth Business Press; 4/26/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 17, Special section p19
The article reports on the launch by the University of Texas at San Antonio of its New Venture Incubator facility in March 2010, which features meeting, office, and laboratory spaces.
- StartUp Lounge puts AV at heart of campus.
Francis, Robert; Tronche, John-Laurent // AV Magazine; Feb/Mar2012, p5
The article reports that the StartUp Lounge in City College Norwich in England, designed to challenge the process of teaching to students, was installed with audio visual (AV) kit by Snelling Business Systems.
- Plymouth State To Build New Geothermal Ice Arena.
Francis, Robert; Tronche, John-Laurent // Sustainability: The Journal of Record; Dec2009, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p335
The article reports on the new geothermal-heated ice arena that is under development at the Plymouth State University in Plymouth, New Hampshire, which will serve as example for energy efficiency and green building technology.