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    A new century calls for a new approach to learning—one that dissolves barriers between disciplines; between teachers and students; between classrooms and the world around them.

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We champion collaboration as well as a creative, iterative process of discovery.

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Jorge de la Cal James Simeo L. Paul Zajfen Jennifer Knudsen

In the News

We are proud to announce that CO’s designs for the Health Education Building at the University of Kansas Medical Center received accolades in the Beyond LA category and the Student Services Building at Cal Poly Pomona received accolades in the Education category of the Los Angeles Business Council’s 2019 Architecture Awards.

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The Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper features how CO is resurrecting artwork by Paul Revere Williams in the renovation of the UCLA La Kretz Botany Buildingunlocking the existing building’s design, location and history to make a modern facility that will serve UCLA far into the future.

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CO’s Fabian Kremkus discusses higher education trends and how CO creates spaces for student engagementand& experience – all while using sustainable and cost-effective materials – in Ascent magazine.

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Civil + Structural Engineer features two UCLA buildings CO is currently renovating that were designed by pioneering architect Paul Revere Williams. The new design for the La Kretz Botany Building encourages connection to the adjacent botanical gardens with modernized spaces for research, learning and teaching. The modernized Psychology Tower will better support opportunities for collaboration while maintaining its historic character and serving the campus far into the future.

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Last week, CO celebrated the grand opening of the new lobby for the UCLA La Kretz Botany Building. The reimagined lobby space creates sight lines to the adjacent garden and brings to life a mosaic design from the building’s original architect, Paul Williams.The full renovation project will consolidate much of the EEB department within the Botany Building and make departmental research and teaching visible to the greater UCLA community.

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The new Health Innovation Center at Northern Kentucky University celebrated its grand opening on October 17th, 2018. COworkers were on hand to celebrate with the University and the Governor of Kentucky.

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SCUP 2018 Annual Conference, July 16, 2018

Don’t miss Principal James Simeo’s session One University’s Proactive Plan to Address a Crippling Health Epidemic at the Annual SCUP Conference at Nashville Music City Center.

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