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.

Northern Michigan’s Housing Project to Offer Students Hands-On Learning

Students at Northern Michigan University (NMU) in Marquette will be getting more than just new dorms when a 1,200-bed housing project is completed in phases in fall 2017 and 2018.

Rutgers Breaks Ground on New Health Athletic Performance Center

Construction began on the RWJBarnabas Health Athletic Performance Center earlier this month at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, in Piscataway Township.