At Prescott College, New Student Housing Allows Residents to Test Drive Green Building: The college realized t...

At Prescott College, New Student Housing Allows Residents to Test Drive Green Building: The college realized t...

Although Prescott College is more than a half-century old, the northern Arizona school’s mission is impressively of this time—equal parts liberal arts, sustainability, and social justice. As young people increasingly look to sustainability and ethical entrepreneurship as mainstream career pursuits, this prescient institution’s student body has changed. Once the several hundred undergraduates mostly comprised transfer students, but today approximately two-thirds of freshmen enter Prescott directly from high school. Slide Show Photo © Bill Timmerman ----- Advertising ----- Scottsdale, Arizona–based Weddle Gilmore Black Rock Studio has regularly helped Prescott College navigate its evolution. In 2004 it completed the first ground-up building on campus, the 22,000-square-foot multipurpose Crossroads Center. The following year Weddle Gilmore drafted a master plan that envisione...

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