Higher Education

  • University of the Arts has chosen Arena & Co. as general ...

    1-18-2000

    University of the Arts has chosen Arena & Co. as general contractor and construciton manager for its new student residence hall. The dorm will accommodate 400 students.

  • Emory University's Winship Cancer Institute has plans to ...

    1-5-2000

    Emory University's Winship Cancer Institute has plans to expand with a new 226,000-sf, $56 million comprehensive cancer facility. Construction is scheduled to begin in 2000.

  • National Museum of the American Indian, the Smithsonian's ...

    1-5-2000

    National Museum of the American Indian, the Smithsonian's tenth museum on Capital Mall, began construction in September. The new five-story, $110 million museum is scheduled to open in 2002 and will focus on American Indians in the Western Hemisphere, including over 1,000 Indian communities.

  • University of Texas at San Antonio has begun construction ...

    1-5-2000

    University of Texas at San Antonio has begun construction of a $30 million, 127,500-sf building to expand its facilities for day, evening, and weekend classes. Classrooms, labs, student services facilities, and administrative/faculty offices will be housed in the new four-level structure.

  • San Diego State University plans to break ground in March on ...

    1-5-2000

    San Diego State University plans to break ground in March on two six-story residence towers and a two-story dining/commons facility. The residence halls will total 200,000 sf. Douglas E. Barnhart Inc. of San Diego won the design-build contract.

  • University of California, San Francisco, broke ground in ...

    1-5-2000

    University of California, San Francisco, broke ground in October 1999 on a $1.5 billion biotechnology campus at a 303-acre site in Mission Bay, where Stanford University plans to break ground in 2000 on its own $200 million, 225,000-sf Clark Center for Biomedical Engineering-Mission Bay.

  • Virginia Tech may receive $12 million in funding from ...

    1-5-2000

    Virginia Tech may receive $12 million in funding from the proposed state budget to build a biomedical center and establish a biotech research center.

  • Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering

    12-31-1999

    The new 75,000-sf Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering at North Dakota State University, in the NDSU Research and Technology Park on the Fargo, N.D., campus is a unique example of a highly integrated, high performance facility that took cost effectiveness to the next level.

  • Hagen Hall Renovation and Science Lab Addition

    12-31-1999

    The science programs at MSU Moorhead were housed in a variety of buildings around campus which limited their lack of flexibility and adaptability and suffered from inadequate ventilation, power, and technology systems. The new design integrates the departments into a unified home for the sciences that expresses their mission and celebrates hands-on learning.

  • Hebrew College will relocate its 2,000-student campus from ...

    12-30-1999

    Hebrew College will relocate its 2,000-student campus from Brookline, Mass., to a 7-acre site in Newton. $26 million of construction is scheduled for completion by 2001, including academic and administrative buildings, a student center and library. A new dormitory will be built at a later date.