Pfeiffer Architects Helps Washington State University Renovate Its Student Union Building and Pursue LEED Accreditation

Web Abstract: 
Profiles a new student union featuring spaces for student organizations, student government offices, a variety of dining/food service offerings, more than 50,000 square feet of bookstore facilities, multiple retail vendors, a conference floor featuring an expanded ballroom, meeting rooms, and a catering kitchen. Additional components include a THX-certified 500-seat auditorium/cinema, a flexible student entertainment venue similar to a small black-box theater, and a mix of active and quiet lounges and study spaces—all in fresh, dynamic, light-filled spaces. The University is pursuing LEED certification with sunscreens, radiant heating and cooling, operable windows, and sustainable/green construction materials and finishes.
Author: 
Kingsworth, Stephanie
Journal: 
AIA Architect
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Text
Publication Date: 
03/06/2008
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