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Feb 14, 2020

Raising the IQ: Introducing the Innovation Quad

Imagine an academic quad where students and mentors collaborate on cutting-edge thinking, science, design and technology. A flexible space where students apply entrepreneurial thinking, develop innovative designs and seek solutions to real-world problems. Soon this place will become a reality as Elon prepares to break ground on a new building complex, the Innovation Quad, a unique center for learning, creativity, research, discovery and design.

Dec 12, 2019

Adaptive Reuse of Bailey Power Plant Earns Honor Award from AIA Winston-Salem

Along with awarding Bailey Power Plant the top honor in the Adaptive Reuse category, the 2019 AIA W-S Design Awards jury noted "This project showed a very competent understanding of National Trust, LEED, and community requirements, with a holistic approach to the full scope and impact of the building. Architects Joe Bircher, Lauren Frye and Grace Hall attended the awards ceremony and accepted the award on behalf of the Walter Robbs design team.   Read more about our Bailey ...

Aug 23, 2019

Paisley, Lowrance and Konnoak to start the 2019-2020 WS/FCS year in new homes

Walter Robbs' K-12 school design team transformed the existing Paisley Middle School site into a modern replacement school that serves two unique student populations. The new, 224,000 square foot facility was designed for students at both Paisley IB Magnet School and Lowrance Middle School - separate schools that share some core spaces. Read the Winston-Salem Journal’s full coverage of this project, and other new WS/FCS facilities opening this fall, here