Passive House Design and Residence Halls
The Perfect Pairing
The session will discuss the basics of Passive House (PH) design, how it can both save energy and improve the quality of the interior environment. The presenters will illustrate how Passive House design has been incorporated from both a design and administrative standpoint at the new residence hall at the University of Toronto Scarborough.
Trends for Higher Education
Trends: Canada 2020
This special issue of Trends
focuses on the forces and events affecting Canadian higher education. Our guest editors contributed observations, trends, and insights based on their work within Canadian colleges and universities.
Planning for Higher Education Journal
Where Do Human Needs and Space Allocation Cross?
From Volume 47 Number 4 | July–September 2019
As designs for an institution and its spaces are considered, decision makers should seek a balance between offering areas for quiet work that requires intense concentration and for social engagement and the sharing of ideas.