Administrative Spaces

Title Abstract Publication Date
Administrative Areas/Offices. Presents administrative areas/offices considered outstanding in a competition which judged the most outstanding learning environments at educational institutions nationwide. Jurors spent 2 days... 07/31/2003
Administrative Areas/Offices. Describes administrative offices at the Comal Independent School District and Texas Tech University that were recognized in the American School and University Magazine's Educational Interiors... 07/31/2008
Administrative Areas/Offices. Presents three higher education administrative facilities selected for the American School & University 2006 Educational Interiors Showcase. The projects were chosen for their creative... 07/31/2006
Administrative Areas/Offices. Profiles five administrative office areas selected for the 2009 American School and University Magazine Education Interiors Showcase. The projects were chosen for their ability to integrate current... 07/31/2009
Administrative Areas/Offices. Presents three higher-education administrative area projects selected for the American School & University 2004 Educational Interiors Showcase. The awards were based on the jury's estimation... 07/31/2004
Administrative Areas/Offices. Profiles the University of Dubuque's Charles and Roma Myers Center. This renovation of the University's 1906 main building recreates historical features lost in a 1980's renovation.... 07/31/2007
Adminsitrative Areas/Offices. Presents four higher education administrative areas selected for the American School & University 2005 Educational Interiors Showcase. The projects were selected for their functionality,... 07/31/2005
All at the Push of a Button. Discusses the benefits of using multi-function copying machines for saving space and increasing efficiency in school offices. The capabilities of these systems and cost considerations are addressed. 06/30/2000
All-In-One: Multifunction Office Equipment. Describes multifunction peripheral (MFP's) which combine photocopy, faxing, and scanning. These devices save paper, toner, and are able to track usage in detail. 02/28/2005
Building Blueprints: A Place in History. Reveals how a 125 year-old historic college building was renovated for functional classroom and office space. Photos are provided. 04/30/2000
Building Blueprints: Administrative/Office Space. Advises on creation of school administrative spaces that are secure, illustrate a desirable environmental culture, and encourage collaboration. 10/31/2008
Building Blueprints: Lyons Pride. Describes the upgraded design of Canisius College's Lyons Hall, Buffalo, New York, from an academic building to a more inclusive facility containing necessary administrative functions. Before... 11/30/2001
California's Valedictorian. This California Department of Education headquarters features LEED Gold certification an 110 sustainability strategies. These include underfloor air distribution, photovoltaics, daylighting,... 09/30/2009
Central-Office Real Estate. Describes how to upgrade a school district's central-office facilities without incurring taxpayer enmity. Includes case studies from Harford County, Maryland; Orange and Broward Counties,... 07/31/2003
Claremont University Campus Center. Claremont College, near Los Angeles, consolidates administration services under one warehouse's roof, gaining light and levity with a sculptural cedar skin. 01/31/2012
Clemson University - ICAR Collaboration 3. Profiles this new campus for automotive engineering research, a public-private partnership including laboratory space equipped with a 5-ton crane and class-A office space on the second level. Over a... 10/31/2008
Common Sense Planning: A Lesson in Space Planning and One-Stop Shopping Describes efforts at the University of Richmond to streamline services for students, resulting in the renovation of space to include the offices of undergraduate admissions, financial aid, registrar... 07/31/2001
Common Space, Common Time, Common Work. Profiles the use of common teacher workspaces at Maine's Poland Regional High School to enable new and veteran teachers to converse about curricular and pedagogical decisions, student learning,... 04/30/2005
Consider Workplace Needs When Purchasing Office Furniture. Discusses how to consider workplace needs when buying furniture. Stresses the importance of planning, tying the furniture purchasing into the strategic business, considering alternatives to furniture... 12/31/1998
Critical Elements in New School Planning It is critical that school facility planning and design include auxiliary spaces that uphold the primary instructional program. This article identifies major support elements (storage, hallways,... 11/30/1998
Design for a New Generation: Trends for Student Organization Suites. Discusses design considerations for student organization suites, including design that aligns with the ethos of the institution, flexibility to accommodate changing student cultures, creating a home... 10/31/2007
Design Standards for Elementary, Middle/Junior High, and High School Counseling Facilities. This study sought to increase the knowledge base in the area of the facility needs of school counselors. School conselors were surveyed regarding their perceptions about actual and ideal counseling... 07/31/2001
Facility Departments Need Facilities, Too! Discusses what three college facility directors did to solve their departmental space problems by watching for opportunities to acquire and tailor new office and shop areas, identifying possibilities... 06/30/2001
Facility Focus: Academic and Administrative Buildings. Describes how academic and administrative buildings can be designed to support learning into the next century, using examples of an applied science an engineering facility, a college greenhouse, and... 03/31/1999
Facility Focus: Administrative Offices. Describes three new higher education administration buildings, designed to be open, welcoming edifices that offer ample social areas and serve as campus gateways and connections to the community. 06/30/2005