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Planning for Higher Education Journal

How Alamo Colleges Expanded its Facilities Maintenance Budget Locked

A Data-Driven Approach to Asset Management Provided the Strategy
From Volume 47 Number 3 | April–June 2019
Reporting metrics did not become a substitute for stakeholder-based decisions. The state of facilities was consistently communicated to building superintendents, the board of trustees, students, faculty, staff, and college presidents.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Developing a Benchmarking Survey for Academic Members of an International Academy Locked

How to Create and Refine Tools and Collect Data for Measuring Performance
From Volume 47 Number 2 | January–March 2019
Toward sharing metrics between institutions and their academic programs, we discuss ways to identify critical components to be measured, navigate process challenges, and transfer knowledge.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Land-Grant Campuses for the 21st Century Locked

Moving Beyond Rural and Semi-Rural Sites
From Volume 47 Number 2 | January–March 2019
To address new population groups and respond to today’s challenges, these institutions plan spaces that also welcome urban, suburban, and remote students.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Place Attachment on University Campuses Locked

At What Point Do Undergraduates Connect to Their Academic Institutions?
From Volume 47 Number 2 | January–March 2019
As students progress from freshmen to seniors, campus experiences within the built environment—and the outdoor spaces between buildings—transform from everyday spaces into places that are meaningful and memorable.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Physical and Financial Planning for the Whole Campus Locked

Chapter Seven of Eight Schools: Campus and Culture
From Volume 47 Number 2 | January–March 2019
In earlier years, preceding the advent of strategic planning, campus development was limited by available funds, and most buildings were located to meet short-term need.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Space Management Locked

Enhancing Enrollment Opportunities and Operational Performance
From Volume 47 Number 2 | January–March 2019
To meet both a significant enrollment demand and the scheduling results from a quarter-to-semester conversion, university classroom capacity needed to be maximized.
Planning for Higher Education Journal

Engage With Purpose Locked

Seek Broad, Deep, and Diverse Perspectives in Your Planning Process
From Volume 47 Number 2 | January–March 2019
Your campus community has valuable insights to offer your planning initiatives. Design your engagements with care, using a framework that underscores purpose.
Conference Slides

Branding and Design Strategies That Build STEM Career Awareness

Published 2019 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference
This session will explore an integrated approach to planning, design, and branding an HBCU's new STEM facility, including carefully developed digital messaging, to encourage student awareness of STEM academic pathways and professional opportunities.
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Buildings From the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s

Rehab or Tear Down?
Published 2019 Pacific Regional Conference
See how other campuses are dealing with buildings from this era as it relates to policy and capital projects. We'll include case studies of both rehabilitation and tear-down.
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Boom and Bust

How One Campus Responds to Fluctuations in State Funding
Published 2019 SCUP Annual Conference | July 2019
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