Ayers Saint Gross’ design calls for preserving the naturally wooded site, and includes sustainable strategies such as using native plants and reducing development footprint.
The landscape design incorporates four major elements: defining a pedestrian connection, developing safe crossings, protecting an environmentally sensitive area, and establishing clear entry gates.
A large land area presents a major opportunity to create a district that supports the university’s mission.
The Science, Engineering, and Technology Building sets the standard for community college science buildings in Maryland.
For the landscape master plan, safety and connectivity were the themes. Outdoor spaces of a variety of scales were constructed as extensions of interior living spaces, offering opportunities for passive recreation, interaction, and collaboration.
This garage was one of the first in the country to achieve a certification under Green Business Certification Inc.’s (GBCI) new ParkSmart program that recognizes sustainable garages.
The landscape design for this new building creates thresholds into the new precinct and expresses stormwater best management practices.
Lafayette’s quad area was transformed by reinforcing the pedestrian-oriented nature of the campus and by inserting landscapes which respond to the College’s history and architectural context.
A new precinct connects to the historic campus core and creates social gathering spaces adjacent to housing and retail.
Key landscape improvements transformed the visitor arrival experience, enhancing student recruitment efforts.
This 800-acre campus is distinguished by its diverse landscapes of grassy marshes, lush woodlands, upland meadows and rows of historic oak trees.