Tag: education

Lesley University Expands Brattle St. Presence

| July 19, 2018

Cambridge, MA – Lesley University recently announced the purchase of the historic buildings formerly owned by the Episcopal Divinity School (EDS). The purchase makes Lesley the sole owner of the 4.4-acre Brattle Campus and positions the university to support its strategic planning initiative, Lesley 2030. The purchase includes five buildings and the remaining half of […]

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Tomasetti, Inc. Wins Silver Engineering Excellence Award

Tomasetti, Inc. Wins Silver Engineering Excellence Award

| July 9, 2018

Boston – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) recently named Thornton Tomasetti, Inc. as a winner of a 2018 Silver Engineering Excellence Awards for design work on Boston University’s Rajen Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering. Thornton Tomasetti, Inc., with offices in Boston, was part of the team retained by […]

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Gioioso Receives IFMA Award

Gioioso Receives IFMA Award

| June 27, 2018

Boston – International Facilities Management Association Boston Chapter recently recognized John J. Gioioso CFM, MCR, for the Educator & Professional Development Award for 2018.  The award is given to a member that demonstrates exceptional support of professional development in their organization and/or facility management community. Gioioso consistently presents or plans outstanding programs designed to meet […]

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SMMA Wins Bronze Engineering Excellence Award

SMMA Wins Bronze Engineering Excellence Award

| June 26, 2018

Winchester, MA – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) has named SMMA as a winner of a 2018 Bronze Engineering Excellence Awards for work on the Winchester High School renovation project in Winchester. SMMA, with offices in Cambridge, was retained by the Education Facilities Planning and Building Committee of Winchester High School to […]

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Brown Research Center Completed

| June 23, 2018

Providence, RI – Shawmut Design and Construction joined Brown University, KieranTimberlake, and members of the community for a dedication ceremony of the university’s new Engineering Research Center, which was completed in October of 2017. The new three-story, 80,000sf research building, broke ground in October of 2015 and was completed months ahead of schedule due to […]

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Gymnasium at Clarion University Breaks Ground

Gymnasium at Clarion University Breaks Ground

| June 22, 2018

Cambridge, MA – A ground-breaking ceremony was recently held at Clarion University for the renovation of Tippin Gymnasium, the university’s primary NCAA athletic venue. The 155,000sf complex will better connect to the surrounding campus and community with a more open and transparent building design. The project was designed by a joint venture of DLA+ Architecture […]

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Stonehill College To Build New Business School

Stonehill College To Build New Business School

| June 20, 2018

Easton, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $25 million tax-exempt bond for Stonehill College, a co-educational liberal arts college in Easton. Stonehill College will use bond proceeds to partially demolish an existing building and to build, furnish, and equip a three-story, 65,000sf building in its place. This facility will house the newly established Leo J. […]

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BFCCPS Gets MassDev Bond

BFCCPS Gets MassDev Bond

| June 20, 2018

Franklin, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $24,550,000 tax-exempt bond and provided a charter school loan guarantee for Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School (BFCCPS), an educational institution that serves kindergarten to eighth grade in Franklin. BFCCPS will use bond proceeds to relocate to 10 acres of land at 500 Financial Park in Franklin, where […]

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Griffin Hosts Annual Apprentice Competition

Griffin Hosts Annual Apprentice Competition

| June 19, 2018

Holliston, MA – Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. (Griffin Electric) recently held its 16th annual Apprentice Competition at the company’s headquarters in Holliston, and its four regional offices in Pelham, Ala., Duluth, Ga., Charlotte, N.C., and Durham, N.C. Each spring, Griffin Electric hosts this friendly competition to test skills and build camaraderie with its students, […]

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