CEFPI Honors School Designs With Project of Distinction Awards

The Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI) recently announced its Project of Distinction Awards for new construction and Lee J. Brockway Awards for renovations at its annual conference and exposition in September in Indianapolis, Ind.

Numerous Construction Projects Scheduled for University of Michigan

The University of Michigan has plans to spend millions of dollars for several construction and renovation projects in the coming years that include modernizing facilities to allow for the most advanced educational methods and comforts for students, staff and faculty.

California Announces Major Funding

Tom Torlakson, California state superintendent of public instruction made an announcement last week that will greatly benefit school districts in the state.

New Jersey School Renovation Program Flourishes

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has earned a reputation as a reformer and a deficit cutter, but that doesn’t mean he’s simply said ‘no’ to all spending indiscriminately.

Construction Projects Take Flight at Universities Throughout the Country

As students relax and leave campus for the summer months, construction crews have been busy working on major projects at universities around the nation. One major initiative is the Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory project at the University of Delaware.

School District Proceeds with $78 Million Construction Program

After voters approved a $78 million bond issue to finance renovations, expansions and infrastructure improvements for the Riverhead Central School District, BBS Architects, Landscape Architects and Engineers have moved forward with the phased construction program at eight sites.

N.M. Moratorium on School Construction

Presidents from New Mexico's public colleges and universities have agreed to a two-year moratorium on the construction of any additional branch buildings and campuses.

New Indoor Baseball Stadium to Cover All Bases

As part of a two-part project to expand the school’s athletic facilities, University of Nebraska at Lincoln will construct an indoor baseball/softball practice facility at Haymarket Park.

Report: Wisconsin Needs $1.2 Billion Prison Expansion

The DOC must add 8,900 beds and replace almost 2,700 existing beds to modernize facilities and relieve overcrowding, according to an independent study.