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Sep 11, 2014

$2.5 million offered for groundbreaking ideas about libraries

Participants are asked to answer this question: How might we leverage libraries as a platform to build more knowledgeable communities?....More
Sep 08, 2014

Respiratory virus sending students in many states to hospitals

Experts say hand washing and proper hand hygiene at school are essential in preventing the virus from spreading....More
Sep 08, 2014

Washington State’s first charter school opens

First Place Scholars, which has operated as a private school for 25 years, has reopened as Washington State’s first charter school, the Seattle Times....More
Sep 03, 2014

Eastern Michigan University replaces green field with grey turf

Eastern Michigan has replaced its green artificial turf at Rynearson Stadium with gray FieldTurf – a move that is intended to give the field an....More
Aug 29, 2014

Connecticut school shuts down after E. coli is found in water

School officials are sanitizing the water and attempting to discern the source of the bacteria....More
Aug 27, 2014

Returning University of Nevada students will face traffic and parking challenges

The $44 million project will be built on the site where the Getchell Library was located, northwest of UNR's main Quad and is projected to open as....More
Aug 26, 2014

Kansas school district may opt for construction management at-risk

Wichita officials may use construction at-risk management procurement, which allows school districts to hire a construction manager prior to the....More
Aug 25, 2014

Penn State student dies after fall from construction crane

A Penn State University freshman died after either falling or jumping from an 85-foot-tall construction crane at the university’s main campus,....More
Aug 15, 2014

Buried home costs Indiana school district an extra $147,000

As the crew excavated for footers, they struck the remnants of a home that had been buried decades ago....More
Aug 11, 2014

New Mexico awards districts $97 million for design, construction

The localities will also contribute about $91 million in matching funds toward the work....More
Jul 24, 2014

New York state firm tapped for mountaintop project

Lehigh University of Bethlehem, Pa., has selected EYP Architecture & Engineering of Albany, N.Y., to lead a multi-phase project at its....More
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