Educational

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Educational November 24, 2020

Implement COVID-19 guidelines at K-12 schools without hurting the learning experience

COVID-19 has shifted the focus from how best to teach to feasibility and safety issues surrounding teachers and students meeting in person at all. Following CDC guidelines is key.

By Becky Brady, Aaron Brumo and Julie Leary
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Educational November 18, 2020

How student unions are the next frontier for community colleges

Student unions are not that common for community colleges, but that is changing in the time of COVID. Creating a vibrant, but safe, environment for students is a challenge.

By Craig Hamilton and Carrie Parker
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HVAC November 16, 2020

Safely opening education facilities: HVAC implications for consideration

ASHRAE and the CDC are issuing protocols to address indoor air quality, especially in education institutions, which are on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Marina Leight
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Educational November 6, 2020

Five reasons universities are renovating student housing

Universities are renovating student housing for many reasons including reducing overall costs, restoring historical buildings and more.

By Peter Aranyi
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HVAC November 2, 2020

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed articles, October 2020

Read the best articles in October 2020 including: Aerosol disinfection in classrooms, building automation systems, 2020 Commissioning Giants, hospital ventilation and more

By Chris Vavra
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Building Types October 30, 2020

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles: October 23-29, 2020

Read the best articles from the past week. Hospital ventilation, higher ed design, building automation systems, industrial manufacturing facility design and commissioning giants.

By Chris Vavra
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Fire, Life Safety October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed design fire, life safety design

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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HVAC October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed HVAC design

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Electrical Systems October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed design of electrical, lighting systems

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
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Automation, Controls October 28, 2020

Students, tech, COVID drive higher ed design of automation and controls

College and university building design is being driven by student needs, technology and new air quality demands

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer