University of Hawaii Expands Student Housing Options

Construction on a collegiate housing community adjacent to the University of Hawaii in Honolulu began earlier this month.

Work Begins on Houston’s Energy Institute High School

A groundbreaking ceremony was held November 19 to mark the beginning of construction on the new Energy Institute High School in Houston.

Expansion Begins on Arts High School in New Jersey

The New Jersey Schools Development Authority (SDA) broke ground Nov. 3 on an addition and renovation at the Paul Robeson Community School for the Arts in New Brunswick. Once complete, the 60,000-square –foot project will double the school’s capacity.

Report Highlights Innovative Education Development

With support from the Citi Foundation, New York University Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service (NYU Wagner) and the Center for an Urban Future (both located in New York) released a report, titled Innovation and the City, in November that highlights 15 bold urban policies that are helping change government innovation across the globe.

University of Chicago’s Hong Kong Education Center Underway

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, a nonprofit located in Hong Kong that supports charitable and community projects, issued a $30 million grant to support the construction of the University of Chicago’s new education, research and collaboration hub in Hong Kong.