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In the News

A glazed box revealing floors wrapped in a terracotta screen forms part of this new academic facility, designed for the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Built on the site of a former parking lot, the Health Education Building is located on a prominent corner in the University of Kansas Medical Center campus. It serves as the primary educational facility for the institution’s medical, nursing and allied health programs.

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We are excited to announce that the University of Arizona Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building received the 2018 Best of Design – Healthcare Award from the Architect’s Newspaper.

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Associate Principal Alex Korter was interviewed by Konsept Projeler on facade design and engineering for their 2018 October – December issue.

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We are excited to announce that the University of Arizona Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building received a 2018 Honor Award from the AIA Western Mountain Region.

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We are thrilled to announce that the Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building received an Honor Award from the AIA California Council.

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The addition of the Health Innovation Center and the renovation of the adjoining Founders Hall at Northern Kentucky University creates a seamless complex for learning, collaboration and practice.

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As we strive to enhance our work and enable the exploration of novel design solutions, the challenges presented by different projects can sometimes extend beyond the core capabilities of our authoring tools. Here is a look at some of the ways we are exploring a do-it-yourself approach to digital tool development.

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