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Webinar Recordings

Back to School Through the Lens of ASHRAE

Published 2020
Recorded June 15. Panelists Susanna M. Baker, MIT Sloan School of Management, and Bill Bahnfleth, ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers) and Penn State University, discussed requirements for a typical campus upgrade and reviewed ASHRAE recommendations on improving campus safety in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. They also addressed some of the unique challenges for an urban campus response to maintaining campus safety.
Conference Presentations

How a Substation Project Enabled a New Academic Research Building at Penn

Published 2020
SCUP 2020 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference. This session will explore how the University of Pennsylvania is achieving new student learning and research spaces within an infrastructure project.
Conference Presentations

Make No Little Plans

Multi-Scale Transformative Planning Implementation
Published 2020
SCUP 2020 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference. Master plans are more than a campus-wide tool, and with thoughtful planning and execution, institutions can craft a vision tailored to student needs related to housing, dining, and the co-curricular student experience.
Conference Presentations

One Yale

A Unified Campus for The Next Century
Published 2020
SCUP 2020 North Atlantic Regional Conference. Yale has unified its community with strategic development along its two-mile-long urban campus, strengthening diversity and inclusion while the historically dispersed communities of the residential colleges continue to flourish.
Conference Presentations

Rubik’s Cube

Phased New and Renovated Construction for the Sciences
Published 2020
SCUP 2020 North Atlantic Regional Conference. Yale University's new Yale Science Building and its associated renovation projects illustrate how a new facility can integrate under-utilized space, meeting program needs and connecting existing science buildings.
Conference Presentations

A Growing Business School’s Vertical Campus in a Leased Downtown Location

Published 2019
This session will delve into the opportunities and challenges involved with locating a Johns Hopkins University's new business school in a leased, downtown, high-rise building mixing students with other occupants of the building.
Conference Presentations

Creating an Ecosystem of Innovation in Non-traditional Academic Space

Published 2019
In this session, we will demonstrate how Drexel University used a mixed-use high rise building within an urban innovation zone to support growing enrollment.
Conference Presentations

Exploring the Role of Campus Architecture in Revitalizing Urban Downtowns

Published 2019
In this session, we will demonstrate how Rutgers University aligned its development model with city planning initiatives to be a partner in urban renewal at its Camden and Newark campuses.
Conference Presentations

Campus Transformation and Community Revitalization

Published 2019
Binghamton University has become a catalyst for transforming and revitalizing an economically-challenged community while maintaining its historical footprint.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Creating a Sense of Community on Urban College and University CampusesLocked

Implications for Planning and Design
From Volume 47 Number 1 | October–December 2018
Urban campuses have unique planning and design challenges when it comes to creating a sense of place that reflects both their global ambitions and local commitments to a variety of stakeholders.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Data Collection as a Means for Integrated Higher Education ChangeLocked

The Case of the Anchor Dashboard Learning Cohort
From Volume 46 Number 3 | April–June 2018
Six institutions measured the community impact of their anchor mission efforts along several social and economic dimensions using the Anchor Dashboard data tool.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Creating a New Campus DestinationLocked

From Volume 43 Number 4 | July–September 2015
The project offers preservation, building revitalization, and adaptive reuse as an alternative model for sustainable campus growth.
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