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Behavioral Research: Living-Learning Research Poster

A study at three institutions measured the impact of student engagement in residence hall buildings, as well as examined student usage of academic and social spaces in both living-learning designed halls and traditional residence halls. This poster details the hypothesis that students living in the living-learning halls are more engaged than their peers in traditional halls.

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Off-Site Construction: Contractors and Owners Love It – Design Professionals Should Too

by David Clemenzi, Mark Warner

University student center with bright light shining into the room through expansive windows.

In a recent blog, KI Furniture shares how the design of SHSU's Lowman Student Center  plays a significant role in student enrollment and success.

Lowman Student Center

University Student Center: The Heart of Campus

by John Smith, Andy Albin

College of William and Mary

EYP to Research the Impact of Integrative Programs on Student Wellness

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Well-designed community spaces affect students' perception far beyond just the social and academic factors, and result in greater student safety and satisfaction.

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