Innovation Day

This year marked Hollis + Miller’s 5th Innovation Day! With more than 20 different ideas explored, in teams and individually, no stone was left unturned.

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Thought Leadership: Structural Engineering

As 100% learning environment specialists, our structural engineering team has more experience designing school storm shelters than your average practitioner and are confident in providing the right solution to any educational facility storm shelter.

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Investigating Integrated Design

Sandy Cochran’s goal during her four-month sabbatical is to clarify and develop a streamlined approach to integrated design by allowing professionals from all disciplines to add to the conversation.

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Thought Leadership: Environmental Graphic Design

How a student feels in class and the way a teacher feels giving a lesson makes a meaningful impact – not just on that day’s learning, but on that student’s long-term success. The feeling a learning environment evokes isn’t just about the colors, fixtures or furniture. It’s environmental graphic design.

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Design for Digital Fabrication: Part 1

As designers of buildings, we have to fluidly change resolution in order to develop at scales, which capture our designs at their macro, off-site approach, then their more relatable, pedestrian scale and then all the way down to their micro scale: the nuts and bolts that keep our buildings watertight. An inability to change scale can be the death of a designer.

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