Category Archives: Schools & Universities

LMN Architects Lecture Thursday 9/28

AIA Orlando’s Annual Meeting and Elections will take place first, followed by a presentation from LMN Architecture. LMN Architecture is 2016 AIA National Firm of the year, they are an innovative and exciting firm that will be sure to inspire. … Continue reading

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Gainesville Medical Education Building Wins AIA Orlando Award

Heery Architects received an Award of Honor from the AIA Orlando chapter this year for their new Harrell Medical Education Building at UF in Gainesville. The new 4 story building has a visually engaging sculptural composition of stacked shapes, that … Continue reading

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Lake Sumter State College plans new Science-Health Building

Nebraska-based architecture firm Leo A. Daly has designed the Clermont-based college’s new science-health building. The 51,000 square foot building has just broken ground, and is estimated to cost $11.6 million. When completed, the building will have labs for biology, microbiology, chemistry, … Continue reading

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Osceola School District Announces Employee Health Center

SchenkelShultz is the architect for a new Osceola County school district Employee Health Center, to be run by Florida Hospital System, and constructed by Wharton-Smith. Patients will have access to pediatrics, women’s health, geriatrics, preventive services, urgent care, occupational medicine … Continue reading

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Students Settle in at Florida Polytechnic University

You may have seen this building under construction in the background of Dodge Ram Pick-up television commercials last fall. But you may not have recognized it as a local landmark, if you don’t drive I-4 through Lakeland regularly. Beth Kassab of … Continue reading

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Warner University Agriculture Complex to Break Ground

Warner University in Lake Wales is wrapping up fundraising for a new Agriculture Education Complex. This has been a two year effort to realize their dream for a hands-on learning experience in order to fully prepare the students for the agriculture workforce. … Continue reading

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UCF Students Propose Bridge Across Alafaya Trail

27 students of UCF School of Visual Arts and Design explored the idea of a bridge as art. From the practical to the sublime, their solutions wrestle with the architect’s challenge to infuse the structures of our lives with a beauty … Continue reading

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C.T. Hsu honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Well-known Orlando architect and business owner C.T. Hsu was the recipient of the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award at the Asian American Chamber of Commerce’s Golden Dragon Award event. Hsu is a past president of the chamber and founder of the … Continue reading

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SSC Interior Design Course To Assist Those With Autism

An Interior Design pilot class at Seminole State College focuses on the needs of people with autism. The college hopes to continue the course as a regular elective. It was suggested by Bert Fonseca, an executive with the international development firm Skanska who … Continue reading

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Baldwin Park Architect’s Open House

        Curious about design? Interested in learning how various architects and firms approach the design process? Well here is your opportunity! Member firms are opening their doors to the public for an evening of architectural exploration.  Meet and talk … Continue reading

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