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By Janet Wiens

The aesthetics incorporated into the design of higher education facilities are more important than ever before. Details small and large blend to create environments that can help sell students, faculty and staff on making an enrollment or employment decision. Gone are the days when ...

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Steelcase Plans Closure of Three Manufacturing Facilities
Steelcase Inc. announced the planned closure of three manufacturing facilities in North America over the next 18 months as part of its ongoing efforts to improve the fitness of its business and strengthen the company's long-term competitiveness.
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HDR Architecture Releases Evidence-based Design Videos
As a follow-up to its book Evidence-based Design for Healthcare Facilities, HDR Architecture, Inc. has released three video case studies that highlight evidence-based design principles in action. These videos show completed projects where clients implemented evidence-based design principles and experienced success.
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Dauphin Aligns With IDC as Provincial Member
Dauphin announced its recent alignment with IDC as a Provincial Member to help advance the profession across Canada and help educate the public about interior design. The company is looking forward to growing in Canada and embracing the design and dealer community as it has done in the U.S.
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IIDA Announces 2011 Student Mentoring Week
IIDA's 9th Annual Student Mentoring Week will take place February 21-25, 2011. Student Mentoring Week is an initiative created by IIDA to acknowledge the important role that students play in furthering the design industry.
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January 18, 2011

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