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Georgia Gwinnett College Student Center

Getting ready for residential student population

Georgia Gwinnett College's student center was completed in time for the opening of its first residential housing.

Salameno Spiritual Center at Ramapo College

A place for religious practice and thought

Placed among the calm forest of its pond-side setting, Ramapo College of New Jersey has created an area for members of the campus community to quietly reflect, pray, or integrate spiritual exploration in whatever way they wish.

Salameno Spiritual Center at Ramapo College

A place for religious practice and thought

Placed among the calm forest of its pond-side setting, Ramapo College of New Jersey has created an area for members of the campus community to quietly reflect, pray, or integrate spiritual exploration in whatever way they wish.

? FUNCTION: The 1,525-square-foot center’s Padovano Peace Pavilion contains 50 moveable seats. Two seperate meditation room buildings, designed for two to three people each, sit close by. A separate utility building has a kitchen, rest rooms, and storage space.

Marist College's Hancock Center

Mixing technology with tradition

Overlooking the Hudson River, this tech center helps orient the Marist College (N.Y.) campus to the river and will help enforce the role of technology across disciplines.

Valley Performing Arts Center at Cal State, Northridge

A dream for San Fernando Valley officials for 30 years and a campus plan for the past decade has finally become reality at California State University, Northridge.

Portland Community College's Downtown Center

Linking administrators, bringing in the public

The renovation of an historic building in downtown Portland, formerly owned by the University of Oregon, has brought Portland Community College (Ore.) administrators together.

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American University, School of International Service

Rich in natural light, the building aims to help students be inspired by the school's mission, encouraging them to remember the need for accountability and transparency in international service.

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New Academic Building at UNT Dallas: Creating a campus

"We're the new U." The tag-line is fitting for The University of North Texas at Dallas, which, in September became its own independent four-year university after a decade of being considered a branch campus of UNT in Denton. The just-opened second building on its campus creates a physical presence to complement the separate identity UNT Dallas officials have been building for themselves.

The Hotel at Kirkwood Center at Kirkwood Community College

Learning by doing

More than 300 students from five Kirkwood Community College (Iowa) programs study in state-of-the-art kitchens and classrooms, working alongside a 70-person professional staff.

University Center at The University of Memphis

Building a cultural center for a commuter school

What was originally supposed to be a renovation of the University Center at The University of Memphis (Tenn.) became a much bigger project.

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