“Best in The West”: Chapman University’s Musco Center

Chapman University's Musco Center for the Arts in an Acoustic Showpiece. When a visitor enters Chapman University by its main gate today, the...  More

Cost Considerations in the Quest for Quiet

While architects usually concentrate on the visual and acousticians focus on sound, accountants will focus on the money. Thinking about acoustics...  More

Upgrading Your Performance Space: Don’t Leave Your Lighting in the Dark

When it comes to upgrading your college's or university's performance spaces, there is typically a delicate balance between cost and integrating...  More

New Facility Sets a High Bar for Music Education: Unrivaled Technology, Design & Versatility

Students in the Liberty University School of Music are now being fine-tuned in a facility unlike any other in the country-the state-of-the-art...  More

Live Arts Performance Lab: Innovations at Brown University

Brown and RISD have created a laboratory for innovative live arts projects, the Brown/RISD CoLAB. With a think-tank approach and a cohort of...  More

Dressing Up the Stage

To create a gorgeous space for any venue, set planners should have the freedom to "play" with unique design structures, lighting elements, skirting...  More

Adding Surround Sound to Your Auditorium

One of the many uses of auditoria in higher education, in addition to holding lectures and large meetings, is to present cinema. How often a...  More

Outfitting Your Auditorium With Multi-Purpose & Flexible Staging

Today, universities and colleges across the country are finding it difficult to meet the demands placed on them to provide the best possible...  More

Acoustics: A University’s Universal Concern

Universities have a multitude of different rooms where acoustics matter. In addition to the obvious intelligibility requirements for classrooms,...  More

Acoustics: You Don’t Always Hear What You See

To paraphrase the great philosopher Jagger: without WYSIWYG, "You can't always get what you want" but "sometimes you get what you need"-if you...  More