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Chairing a Search Committee in Higher Education

Chairing a Search Committee in Higher Education

Are you part of a search committee at your college or university? Do you know someone who is? Review our expert's Top 9 suggestions on what the best committee chairs do! Read more

Modern Libraries in Higher Education ~ Functional & Cool

Modern Libraries in Higher Education ~ Functional & Cool

Many higher education institutions have built new or renovated their libraries over the last several years - taking them from quiet traditional study areas to technologically-advanced collaboration facilities. See for yourself how cool "the library" can be.... Read more

The Latest in Student Housing - Universities with the largest programs and the developers who are supporting them

The Latest in Student Housing - Universities with the largest programs and the developers who are supporting them

Student enrollment and retention are obviously the focus of all universities and colleges. It used to be that institutions addressed these concepts by simply providing strong academic programs. Then, along came the whole concept of a beautiful campus and facilities, especially student housing. Read more

U.S. Higher Education Construction Shows No Signs of Slowing Down

U.S. Higher Education Construction Shows No Signs of Slowing Down

Whether you work directly for a higher education institution or youíre involved in the sector from an architecture, engineering, construction, or real estate perspective, itís highly likely youíre aware of the construction activity on U.S. college and university campuses. Read more

The Evolution of the University Planner

The Evolution of the University Planner

It's one thing to have someone who can assess building usage and mitigate expenditures; it's another to have someone who can plan, organize, and even redistribute space in a way that enhances your institution's learning experience and integrates its culture. Introducing the new university plan Read more

Chronicle Releases Its 2017 Great Colleges to Work For

Chronicle Releases Its 2017 Great Colleges to Work For

The Chronicle of Higher Education just released its 2017 ranking of great colleges to work for. Take a look at the top 10 large colleges and universities that were recognized for multiple aspects, including their facilities. Read more

Insight: State of Sustainability in Higher Education

Insight: State of Sustainability in Higher Education

Sightlines + University of New Hampshire Sustainability Institute release report on sustainability progress among higher education institutions. Read more

Top Schools for Graduates in Architecture

Top Schools for Graduates in Architecture

Helbling architecture and construction search consultants highlight the top universities for architecture degrees. Read more

Notable Schools for Construction Management Degrees

Notable Schools for Construction Management Degrees

Where to look for Millennials with solid college educations in Construction Management. Read more

Student Housing A Hot Sector For Public-Private Partnerships

Student Housing A Hot Sector For Public-Private Partnerships

P3s can offer win-win situations for universities and student housing developers. Learn the advantages, typical agreements, and key players. Read more