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Neilson Library Study Spaces, Mihn Nguyen Jan 2015

Neilson Library Study Spaces, Mihn Nguyen

The New Neilson Library

Architecture students examined library building precedents, the evolving technologies of libraries and information access, the changing role of library spaces in the 21st century, and the social and cultural meanings of academic study spaces. Students consulted with the Program Committee's User/Study Spaces Working Group, visited several recently renovated libraries and library spaces, and ultimately proposed design ideas for the renovation project. Taught by James Middlebrook.


A Transitional Decompression Zone, Rebecca Flores, Asrie Karma, Morgan Mpungose Jan 2015

A Transitional Decompression Zone, Rebecca Flores, Asrie Karma, Morgan Mpungose

The New Neilson Library

Architecture students examined library building precedents, the evolving technologies of libraries and information access, the changing role of library spaces in the 21st century, and the social and cultural meanings of academic study spaces. Students consulted with the Program Committee's User/Study Spaces Working Group, visited several recently renovated libraries and library spaces, and ultimately proposed design ideas for the renovation project. Taught by James Middlebrook.


Creative Incubators, Alizeh Karamat, Meng Cao, Evamarie Olson Jan 2015

Creative Incubators, Alizeh Karamat, Meng Cao, Evamarie Olson

The New Neilson Library

Students in this first year seminar explored “the history of reading, writing, books, and libraries from the classical era to the present and engaged with the plans for renovating Smith's library.” Taught by Katherine Rowe and Nancy Bradbury.


Caffeinate Neilson, Ella Prince, Maddy Kulke, Katherine Keenan, Jess Mcknight Jan 2015

Caffeinate Neilson, Ella Prince, Maddy Kulke, Katherine Keenan, Jess Mcknight

The New Neilson Library

Students in this first year seminar explored “the history of reading, writing, books, and libraries from the classical era to the present and engaged with the plans for renovating Smith's library.” Taught by Katherine Rowe and Nancy Bradbury.


Connecting The New Library To Smith Campus, Susannah Howard, Sabrina Ko, Insia Naqvi, Jenny Perrin, Lynne Siringo, Mary Taylor Jan 2015

Connecting The New Library To Smith Campus, Susannah Howard, Sabrina Ko, Insia Naqvi, Jenny Perrin, Lynne Siringo, Mary Taylor

The New Neilson Library

Students explored the work of the Olmsted firm on the Smith campus as they considered what history means for campus planning and landscape design today through readings, class discussion, and a research assignment based on materials in the Smith College Archives. Taught by Steven Moga.


Neilson Library: Use Of Outdoor Space, Kate Fessler, Emily Mccarter, Christina Mortali, Claudio Stoll, Fiona Twiford Jan 2015

Neilson Library: Use Of Outdoor Space, Kate Fessler, Emily Mccarter, Christina Mortali, Claudio Stoll, Fiona Twiford

The New Neilson Library

Students explored the work of the Olmsted firm on the Smith campus as they considered what history means for campus planning and landscape design today through readings, class discussion, and a research assignment based on materials in the Smith College Archives. Taught by Steven Moga.


Relative Impact Of Moving Books To/From Offsite Storage, Jess Mcknight, Dano Weisbord Jan 2015

Relative Impact Of Moving Books To/From Offsite Storage, Jess Mcknight, Dano Weisbord

The New Neilson Library

The "Campus Sustainability and Space Planning" project was produced as part of Smith's Student Research in Departments (STRIDE) program, by Jess McKnight '19 and Dano Weisbord, Director of Campus Sustainability.


Neilson Library Redesign, Natalie Belkov Jan 2015

Neilson Library Redesign, Natalie Belkov

The New Neilson Library

Architecture students examined library building precedents, the evolving technologies of libraries and information access, the changing role of library spaces in the 21st century, and the social and cultural meanings of academic study spaces. Students consulted with the Program Committee's User/Study Spaces Working Group, visited several recently renovated libraries and library spaces, and ultimately proposed design ideas for the renovation project. Taught by James Middlebrook.


An Interactive Neilson, Cara Dietz, Alyssa Graveline, Renee Klann Jan 2015

An Interactive Neilson, Cara Dietz, Alyssa Graveline, Renee Klann

The New Neilson Library

Students in this first year seminar explored “the history of reading, writing, books, and libraries from the classical era to the present and engaged with the plans for renovating Smith's library.” Taught by Katherine Rowe and Nancy Bradbury.


User Study Space In The New Neilson, Laura Krok-Horton, Isabel Otaneda Jan 2015

User Study Space In The New Neilson, Laura Krok-Horton, Isabel Otaneda

The New Neilson Library

Architecture students examined library building precedents, the evolving technologies of libraries and information access, the changing role of library spaces in the 21st century, and the social and cultural meanings of academic study spaces. Students consulted with the Program Committee's User/Study Spaces Working Group, visited several recently renovated libraries and library spaces, and ultimately proposed design ideas for the renovation project. Taught by James Middlebrook.


Neilson Library Redesign, Fiona Post Jan 2015

Neilson Library Redesign, Fiona Post

The New Neilson Library

Architecture students examined library building precedents, the evolving technologies of libraries and information access, the changing role of library spaces in the 21st century, and the social and cultural meanings of academic study spaces. Students consulted with the Program Committee's User/Study Spaces Working Group, visited several recently renovated libraries and library spaces, and ultimately proposed design ideas for the renovation project. Taught by James Middlebrook.


24/7 Student Space, Sylvia Mosiany Jan 2015

24/7 Student Space, Sylvia Mosiany

The New Neilson Library

Architecture students examined library building precedents, the evolving technologies of libraries and information access, the changing role of library spaces in the 21st century, and the social and cultural meanings of academic study spaces. Students consulted with the Program Committee's User/Study Spaces Working Group, visited several recently renovated libraries and library spaces, and ultimately proposed design ideas for the renovation project. Taught by James Middlebrook.


Visual Connections A New Space For Neilson Library, Tessy Lopez, Geneva Strauss-Wise Jan 2015

Visual Connections A New Space For Neilson Library, Tessy Lopez, Geneva Strauss-Wise

The New Neilson Library

Architecture students examined library building precedents, the evolving technologies of libraries and information access, the changing role of library spaces in the 21st century, and the social and cultural meanings of academic study spaces. Students consulted with the Program Committee's User/Study Spaces Working Group, visited several recently renovated libraries and library spaces, and ultimately proposed design ideas for the renovation project. Taught by James Middlebrook.


Education Values In The New Neilson Library Landscape, Sarah Dean, Vivian Hulsey, Taz Mueller, Laura Rosenbauer, Zoe Zandbergen Jan 2015

Education Values In The New Neilson Library Landscape, Sarah Dean, Vivian Hulsey, Taz Mueller, Laura Rosenbauer, Zoe Zandbergen

The New Neilson Library

Students explored the work of the Olmsted firm on the Smith campus as they considered what history means for campus planning and landscape design today through readings, class discussion, and a research assignment based on materials in the Smith College Archives. Taught by Steven Moga.