You are here

Table of Contents

Nov - December 2009

If you are a leader in higher education you may qualify for a free subscription to the UB print magazine

Subscribe (free)

Cover Story


  • Construction of a luxury sports condominium hotel near Virginia Tech. The Colosseum, a 241-unit building, will operate like a hotel but have the legal and financial structure of a condo.

Following the fatal Seton Hall University dorm fire in 2000, legislation required all New Jersey colleges and universities to retrofit their residence halls with sprinkler systems. It’s a move being made by institutions across the country as well.

It’s not just students who should be educated in fire prevention. College and university employees may need to brush up on what to do in the case of an occurrence.

Universal design requires a lot of communication across the building’s users.