Do learning spaces affect health and well-being?

2016 WinnersAbout the Award Congratulations to the Winners of the2016 Active Minds Healthy Campus Award!

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Congratulations to all the winners! Wondering if anyone has examined how well-designed active learning spaces, as well as other innovative campus spaces, affect mental health and well being for students, faculty, and staff.

You asked, we listened….One more week for entering the contest!

Deadline extended for sharing your spaces and entering to win a trip to the 5th Annual Designing Libraries Conference in Calgary! 

Due to several last minute interest and requests for extending the contest deadline, we say YES!

We’re extending the deadline for entry one week to Friday, Aug 26th!

Enter to Win!Even if you only have a temporary ‘placeholder’ image, or a ‘before’ image for the space right now, you can upload that image and complete the metadata details for the record now so you’ll have an SSID record number to enter the contest.

Later, we’ll make sure you add other images and assets to the record.

See the original post for the contest details and a link to the contest entry form!

 

 

2015 Library Design Showcase | American Libraries Magazine

Renovating History The John Hay Library, Brown University,  Providence, Rhode Island Built in 1910, the John Hay Library at Brown University was brought into the present with recent renovations. In addition to enhanced research spaces in the main reading room and special collections room, the library added a new ADA-accessible entrance and safety and security … Continue reading 2015 Library Design Showcase →

Sourced through Scoop.it from: americanlibrariesmagazine.org

I can’t wait to get these innovative Design Showcase academic libraries into our FLEXspace collection. If you are affiliated with these universities, please contact me and I can help you share your exemplars with the FLEXspace community! 

 

It’s Official! FLEXspace Gets the 2016 Campus Technology Innovators Award!

 

It’s official! Joseph Moreau and Lisa Stephens accepted the 2016 Campus Technology Innovators Award on behalf of “Team FLEXspace!”

Many thanks to University at Joe and Lisa all smiles getting the Campus Technology Innovators Award!Buffalo, SUNY Geneseo, California State University, Consortium of College & University Media Centers (CCUMC), EDUCAUSE ELI, Herman Miller & all our sponsors who have made it possible for over 800 .edu’s across 32 countries to exchange ideas & examples of effective learning spaces. We’re on the stage only because of your dedication & effort… Keep on uploading!