Friday, 8 January 2016
The voices of Groton School in this video offer powerful testimony on the transformation of their historic Schoolhouse and the impact of design on a community of learners.
Film by Jordan Beard and Alistair Wilson
Courtesy of Groton School
Thursday, 28 February 2013
The transformation of a former Amherst College fraternity house near the main campus into a 44-bed residence hall is now underway, with plans to open in the 2013-2014 academic year.
The 21,000 square foot renovation and expansion of Seligman House, which was built in 1921, preserves the character of the original building and adds a three-story wing that complements it aesthetically. The wood rafters of the original structure are preserved, as are the hewn beams of the living room, along with its wood-burning fireplace. A patio is nestled in the new ...[more]
Monday, 15 October 2007
Six Shepley Bulfinch projects were among those showcased in the 2007 edition of Real Estate and Construction Review’s New England edition, published in October.
The projects that were highlighted were:
Amherst College, James and Stearns Residence Halls (Amherst, MA): Reconstruction of residence halls on historic quad
Dana Hall School, Shipley Athletic Center (Wellesley, MA): new athletic and student center
Harvard Business School, Baker Library (Boston, MA): renovation and expansion. Library programming, in association with Robert M Stern, prime architect
Keene State College, Zorn Dining Commons (Keene, NH): New campus dining facility
Redwood Library and Athenaeum (Newport, RI): restoration and renovation of historic library
Worcester Trial Court (Worcester, MA): new six-court judicial complex