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Cloud Song Center Wins 2019 National ENR Award

Out of 820 total entries, Scottsdale Community College’s Cloud Song Center has been selected as one of only 20 National ENR Award winners.

The new 38,000 SF center includes state-of-the-art small classrooms, a large active-learning classroom, a learning center, a large lecture room, conference rooms, huddle rooms, private offices and an open pre-function area. Conference rooms are audiovisual-enhanced with video- […]

January 30th, 2019|News|

James Cottrell INCE Bd. Cert. Joins The Sextant Group’s Omaha Office

James Cottrell began his acoustics career in The Sextant Group’s corporate office in Pittsburgh and went on to work with the firm’s Colorado team.  A native Cornhusker, James is returning to Omaha to continue doing what he what he was born to do: acoustics.

Outstanding in his field, James brings his architectural acoustics, sound transmission, and noise/vibration control expertise to […]

January 29th, 2019|Acoustics, News|

The New Intelligent Building: IoT and the Promise of 5G Networksby Senior Consultant J.P. Bonin

With the introduction of the fifth-generation of cellular networks, commonly referred to as 5G, there are powerful new intelligent building capabilities on the near horizon. 5G will be a catalyst for expanding the effectiveness of the Internet of Things (IoT) — the embedded sensors and beacons tied to a myriad of building systems — providing real-time operational and analytic […]

Technology and the New Pedagogy in Higher Education – by Principal Craig Park FSMPS, ASSOC.AIA

For over 100 years, didactic learning models – with faculty lecturing as the “sage on the stage” – have dominated the pedagogical approach in most colleges and universities. In the last decade, we’ve seen a marked shift toward student-centric learning models, where the faculty serves more as a “guide on the side,” helping cohort teams research, compile, and present […]

The Sextant Group Recognized with “Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation” Honor

Out of 2,400 nominations across the country, The Sextant Group has been selected as one of the top 101 companies honored as The Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation.

With over 20 years of experience conducting the Best and Brightest competitions, the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) have identified numerous best Human Resource practices and […]

January 17th, 2019|News|