Childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century. To help address this complex epidemic at its roots – from genetics and poor diet to reduced physical activity – three renowned children's hospitals have dedicated space to features not usually found in healthcare facilities. More
EYP is partnering with the University of Virginia to research the impact of our recently designed McLeod Tyler Wellness Center. Part of the College of William and Mary campus, this new student health center combines several health and wellness services into one facility - and our research will examine the beneficial effects of this new space on faculty and students. More
A renowned leader in patient-centered healing, Stamford Health details the innovative zoning of their new ED in Healthline, where different colors signify patients' level of acuity, supporting operational flow and patient privacy. Built with staff in mind, this emergency department supports a high-response level that ensures the needs of patients and their families are met.
Architecture DC showcases a modernization/new construction project: the Bethune Dining Hall Annex at Howard University. An AIA DC Merit Award Winner, the building exemplifies the trend for campus facilities that let in the sunshine to enhance the student experience, foster community, and advance energy and sustainability goals. This signature design has dramatically “transformed a stopping place for food into a happy social and cultural gathering place.”
The University named its newest residence hall after a former slave couple as part of an ongoing effort to recognize the role of slavery in the its history and to educate the members of the community about the role of enslaved persons at U.Va. More