Sense of Place

A Central Place to Meet and Greet

Raymond and Susan Brochstein Pavilion at Rice University (Texas)

LOCATED IN THE ACADEMIC heart of campus, this facility is a conversation starter in which conversations are started.

--FUNCTION: Coffeehouse, caf?, and meeting place

A Campus Theater's Act II

Alma Thomas Fine Arts Center at Southwestern University (Texas)

Bringing new life to a 1950s-era theater involves addressing everything from stage size and lighting and sound to temperature control and audience comfort.

<B>-FUNCTION</B>: Art, music, and theater facility-with studio, classroom, and performance space-for The Sarofim School of Fine Arts.

A Campus Home Base

Kim T. Adamson Alumni House at Westminster College (Utah)

ALUMNI OF WESTMINSTER College, founded in 1875 and located in Salt Lake City, finally have a place on campus to call home.

FUNCTION: Alumni building with reception areas, conference rooms, offices, and a meeting room seating up to 100.

Studzinski Recital Hall and Kanbar Auditorium at Bowdoin College (Maine)

The National Weather Center at the University of Oklahoma

Dormitory Complex at Massachusetts Maritime Academy

LOCATED ON THE CAPE COD CANAL, THE MASSACHUSETTS MARI-time Academy campus has spruced up its cadet dorms while making room for more students by adding floors to its existing complex.

Global Health Research Building at Duke University Medical Center

WIDESPREAD HEALTH CONCERNS CALL FOR COLLABORATIVE RE-search lab buildings like this one at Duke.

- FUNCTION: First of 13 National Institutes of Health-funded Regional Biocontainment Laboratories, available to NIH-funded researchers from Duke and elsewhere.

Sense of Place

Coastline Art Gallery at Coastline Community College (Calif.)

Sense of Place

TD Banknorth Sports Center at Quinnipiac University (Conn.)

The NCAA Division I men's and women's basketball and ice hockey teams at Quinnipiac University got a boost with the TD Banknorth Sports Center, the first building constructed on the grounds of the institution's new York Hill campus, which will eventually evolve into an area for living, learning, exercising, and eating.


Thompson Hall at the University of New Hampshire

Those familiar with the University of New Hampshire often hear its name and first think of Thompson Hall. UNH's original building, circa 1892, stands out on campus and appears everywhere from on letterheads to online. It's listed on the national historic registry, too.