| By Dick Fox, AIA & Dennis Wilkins, AIA, LEED AP

Facility Strategies for Heightened Pathogen Awareness

Life in classrooms across the county has been disrupted by COVID-19. This has introduced the need for educational institutions to protect students and staff from potential environmental pathogens.


| By Dennis Wilkins, AIA, LEED AP & Jeffrey Lander, AIA

Nursing Simulation Lab

Considerations for implementing a Simulations Lab into your Nursing Program.


| By Dick Fox, AIA

Everything They Did Not Tell You About A School Building Project

This is intended as a primer on surviving a public-school construction project (new or renovation) in Pennsylvania.

At this writing, it appears that the State Legislature is pointing toward passing a new bill authorizing and regulating reimbursement for school construction projects.


| By Clete Miller, Associate AIA

Environments for Educating STEM

Everyone agrees that the acronym “STEM” is derived from “Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics” and that it represents an interdisciplinary approach to project based learning.  This is about where specific definitions begin to differ.