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The Technical Workplace

June 12, 2013 by Nicole Franzen

  Today's work tasks demand more than a typical office, studio or lab. We yearn for places designed to help us increase speed to market, integrate complex systems, develop creative multi-disciplinary insights and apply technological innovations. These passions drive new business models, operational modes, and organizational cultures - they are what "the technical workplace" is all... more

TAGS: Work, workplace, Learn, higher education, Discover, research facilities,

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The Rise of Troy

September 29, 2014 by kjclaridge

Article Link:  http://tfm.usc.edu/autumn-2014/the-rise-of-troy USC Village will reshape how generations of Trojans live and learn on... more

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$1.1B USC Village Project Expected to Bring 12K Jobs to SoCal

January 2, 2014 by kjclaridge

Following taken from CBSLosAngeles March 27, 2013:  SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A $1.1 billion University of Southern California re-development project became official Wednesday with the signing of a development agreement. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and USC President C.L. Max Nikias signed the deal for the new USC Village at 9 a.m. “With today’s signing, we are ushering in a new... more

TAGS: Live, student housing, Play, retail and hospitality, Learn, higher education,

L.A. City Council Approves USC Village Project

January 2, 2014 by kjclaridge

On Tuesday, December 11, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to approve the USC Village, a project that will transform the area around Hoover and Jefferson Boulevard. Click on the link below for the entire article.  http://village.usc.edu/  

TAGS: Live, student housing, Play, retail and hospitality, Learn, higher education,

Cal State L.A. Graduate Students Hone Crime Scene Expertise

July 31, 2013 by kjclaridge

In the same building as the LAPD's crime lab, the university's 'criminalistics' program is training a new generation of scientists who will analyze and interpret evidence.   By Larry Gordon July 27, 2013, 7:27 p.m. Peering into her microscope at a tiny glass shard, Cal State L.A. graduate student Nancy Kedzierski tried to detect subtle shapes, textures and colors that might... more

TAGS: Learn, higher education, Discover, forensic science, General/Other/Miscellaneous, LEED Projects, LEED Silver,

Architecture People and Places

April 30, 2012 by kjclaridge

Architecture Week April 25, 2012 Excerpt from larger article: http://www.architectureweek.com/2012/0425/design_2-1.html At San Diego Miramar College, the new police substation designed by Harley Ellis Devereaux has received LEED Platinum certification. Photo: Stephen Whalen Photography Extra Large Image   The new police substation at San Diego Miramar College has received... more

TAGS: Learn, higher education, General/Other/Miscellaneous, LEED Projects, LEED Platinum,

Miramar College featured in McCarthy’s Insights That Build

March 2, 2012 by kjclaridge

The following is from McCarthy’s “Insights That Build”, Winter 2012 Volume IV: “McCarthy succeeded in completing this ATTRACTIVE, COST-EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT parking structure ahead of schedule, while incorporating innovative design elements into the adjacent police substation that have allowed us to pursue LEED Platinum certification.” — David Umstot, vice chancellor of... more

TAGS: Learn, higher education, General/Other/Miscellaneous, LEED Projects, LEED Platinum,