MSU to Debut New Athletic Facilities

By Jessie Fetterling
(05/28/2014)
Missouri State University (MSU) in Springfield will reveal a new track and three synthetic turf fields in August. The project is part of a $24 million makeover to the campus’ athletic and recreation facilities.

Lake Mills Elementary Designed for Security


(05/14/2014)
Currently under construction, the new 95,000-square-foot Lake Mills Elementary School will seek LEED Silver certification with a the project design that features several sustainability initiatives as well as security measures that have become almost standard in today’s 21st century schools.

Pennsylvania Invests in School Safety


(05/14/2014)
Gov. Tom Corbett and Senator Joe Scarnati, R-Jefferson, have announced the award of $6.5 million in statewide school safety grants. The Pennsylvania lawmakers made the announcement at a May 6 press conference during which they discussed the importance of providing a safe learning environment for students.

SDSU Demonstrates Sustainable Design with New Complex

By Jessie Fetterling
(05/14/2014)
Construction on the newly renovated Storm and Nasatir Halls complex at San Diego State University (SDSU) was completed in time for the spring semester, with a grand opening celebration held on Feb. 21. The $73 million project included a 100,000-square-foot renovation and 35,000-square-foot expansion of the existing complex, built in 1957. The design incorporated both energy-efficient and security measures that helped improve the complexes past deficiencies.

Ft. Knox to Build 21st Century Learning School


(05/14/2014)
Construction will begin next month on Kingsolver-Pierce Elementary School, a United States Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) 21st Century Education institution. The new school will replace and consolidate two older elementary schools, and will accommodate 635 students, grades PK-5.