On January 26th, 2018, SOM Associate Director Meredith Bostwick-Lorenzo Eiroa will speak at the annual meeting of the Association of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U). She will join a panel titled "The Physical Environment as a Key Element in Achieving 21st Century Learning Goals."
The Urban Land Institute has selected the University Center at The New School as a winner of the 2017-18 Global Awards for Excellence. Additionally, The Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability at Sandy Ground was shortlisted for the annual awards program.
The Roosevelt Island campus of Cornell Tech, which opened in September 2017, is featured in Architectural Record. Design Director Colin Koop shares insight on the amount of public space incorporated into SOM's master plan for the New York City campus.
SOM's Colin Koop discusses Cornell Tech in Building Design + Construction's Greenbuild Report. In creating the master plan for the new campus, SOM designed an elevated "Techwalk," or main pedestrian walkway, and other resilient features to account for its location in New York City's East River.
CityLab sits down with SOM Design Partner Roger Duffy to discuss Cornell Tech's New York City campus. SOM designed the master plan for the project, which was conceived in 2008 through an economic development initiative with former Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Dezeen features Cornell Tech's New York City campus, for which SOM designed the master plan. The 12-acre campus on Roosevelt Island officially opened in September, 2017, with three buildings designed by different architectural firms.
SOM Director Colin Koop discusses Cornell Tech's new campus with Fast Company's Co. Design. The Roosevelt Island campus of the applied sciences university, for which SOM designed the master plan, officially opened in September, 2017.
The real estate development website New York YIMBY features Cornell Tech's new Roosevelt Island campus. The design of the roughly 12-acre campus, based on a framework plan created by SOM, is expected to foster interaction and creativity.
Designboom features the new Cornell Tech campus, which officially opened on September 13th, 2017. Designed around a framework plan created by SOM, the campus sets a high standard for the intersection of technology and sustainability in New York City.