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Classroom Utilization: Space Savings and Staff Collaboration

Classroom utilization is a powerful tool to help high schools figure out how to balance space efficiency and budget constraints with flexibility and space needs for specialized courses.

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Open Media Centers: the Heart of the School

Many elementary school educational specifications or project goals talk about how the library or media center should be the heart of the school and a more active and engaging space, but often concerns about things like collection counts and standardized testing, and a more traditional vision of a library, end up taking precedence over that vision.

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Dedicated or Embedded? Exploring Options for Early Childhood Education Campuses

Which is better: dedicated early childhood education (ECE) campuses or embedding ECE into elementary schools?

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D/P/S Celebrates 60 Years of Design Excellence

D/P/S celebrates 60 years of design excellence with 60 birthday parties for over 150 children in the community.

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UNM Domenici Receives Engineering News Record Safety Award of Merit

University of New Mexico Health Education Building, Phase 3, At Domenici Center receives ENR Safety Award of Merit. A total of 135,000 work-hours were logged with zero OSHA recordable incidents.

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The CORE: New Recreation Facility Features One-Of-A-Kind Design

Creating a world-class community recreation facility requires more than an ambitious building and new equipment. It starts with a shared vision, strong partnerships, and a commitment to residents.

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Commercial Real Estate Adopts New Technology

NAIOP Development Magazine spotlights emerging technologies that are changing commercial real estate in this Winter 2017/2018 article featuring D/P/S's Brandon Garrett.

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Senior Living Design Architect Joins D/P/S

John W. Gould, AIA to grow Dekker/Perich/Sabatini's senior living practice.

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Ancient & Modern: Intersecting Traditional Health & Present-Day Healthcare

Originally presented at the 2017 Healthcare Facilities Symposium and Expo in Austin, this case study of Kayenta Health Center illustrates how the facility couples traditional cultural perspectives of healing with current wellness trends.

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D/P/S Reaches 50 LEED Projects

Dekker/Perich/Sabatini has been designing sustainable buildings for decades, and this year we're celebrating our 50th LEED certified project -- Fort Lewis College Sitter Family Hall!

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