Resources

Esports are Coming!

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Categories: In the News, Resources, Where Will We Be?

Principal, Chris Chivetta, and Associate, Will Schenck,  recently spoke at the Tradeline Fall University Facilities for the Sciences and Advanced Technologies conference in Austin, TX. Chris and Will shared their knowledge regarding trends in planning, designing and implementing on-campus Esports facilities...

Beyond Recreation – Athletic Business 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Categories: Resources, Staff, Where Will We Be?

Hastings+Chivetta's Steve DeHekker and Dan Sullivan spoke at the 2017 Athletic Business Conference about the recreation centers of the 21 century.  Today's facilities offer opportunities well beyond the typical recreation components...

More Than A Rec Center

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Categories: In the News, Resources, Staff, Where Will We Be?

At the 2017 NIRSA Conference, Dan Sullivan, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, spoke about the trend towards integration of Student Recreation Facilities with additional student life amenities. The idea of a comprehensive student life recreation facility has risen in popularity over the past decade...

Conversion Ideas for Student Activity Space

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Categories: Resources

Hastings+Chivetta President, Chris Chivetta, PE, LEED AP BD+C, and Project Designer, Mark Keane, AIA, LEED AP discuss ideas for transforming under-used racquetball courts into modern spaces...

Athletic Business 2016 – Erik Kocher “Growing Old Together – Preventing Premature Aging of Your Facility”

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Categories: Resources, Where Will We Be?

Join Hastings+Chivetta Principal, Erik Kocher, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, at the 2016 Athletic Business Conference where he will speak about "Growing Old Together - Preventing Premature Aging of Your Facility"...

Athletic Business 2016 – Steve DeHekker Gives Tips to Assemble the Ultimate Project Team

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

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Join Hastings+Chivetta Senior Vice President, Steve DeHekker, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, at the 2016 Athletic Business Conference where he will speak about the "Dream Team : Assembling the Ultimate Project Team"...

Erik Kocher Presents on Inclusive Facilities at NIRSA Recreation Facilities Institute

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Categories: In the News, Resources, Staff, Where Will We Be?

Design Principal Erik Kocher recently presented,  “Me, You, Them, and They: Creating an Inclusive Facility” at the 2016 NIRSA Recreation Facilities Institute in Tempe, AZ. The legal waters surrounding facilities that are inclusive regarding gender and religion are murky...

Upcoming STEM conference presentations

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Categories: In the News, Resources, Staff, Where Will We Be?

As leaders in STEM education, Hastings+Chivetta team members are frequently asked to speak at conferences about how facilities can enhance shifting science and engineering pedagogies, how to maximize flexibility in learning and teaching spaces, and other trends in higher education...

Architectural issues surrounding all gender restrooms

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Categories: In the News, Resources

By Mark Keane, AIA, LEED AP and Robert Neu, AIA, LEED AP First they were called unisex. Then gender neutral. Now gender inclusive or all gender. Whatever you call these restrooms, colleges across the country are encountering this topic whenever they renovate or build new facilities on campus...

Recreation Centers and Building Codes – Then and Now

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Categories: Resources

King Hammurabi of the ancient City of Babylon is believed to have authored the world’s first building codes. Among the 282 laws that Hammurabi proclaimed, six pertained to the design and construction of habitable space...