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Our Thoughts

Trends we see Shaping the Post-COVID University

While many colleges and universities have been completely remote, the long-term impacts of COVID-19 on …

Building Choice into the Classroom

How do you feel when you walk into a classroom and everything looks the same? …

Our Take on Embracing Technology in Healthcare Design

Twenty-first century healthcare designers are notorious for analyzing even the smallest details. Whether it’s carefully …

Designing an Immersive College Learning Environment

Immersive college learning environments are now understood in a virtual sense, so predominantly that they …

Clinician-Centric Design

The patient experience is extremely important for any healthcare facility, and rightfully so. But the …

Our Take on what Hybrid Learning Means for the Future of Higher Education

Will online learning become a staple for America’s colleges and universities, even after the coronavirus …

Tips from CMBA for More Exciting Learning Spaces

School should not be boring – it should inspire curiosity, creativity and innovation. It is …

Acoustic Considerations for K12 Schools

Communication is a predominant component of classroom learning. The ability to recognize spoken word is, …

Advice from CMBA to Design Safer K12 Schools

At CMBA, we believe we have a responsibility to create safe K12 designs. Architecture and …

Our Approach to Surge Capacity in Healthcare Design

The U.S. healthcare system has been on our mind a lot at CMBA as it …

What Can Healthcare Organizations Learn From COVID-19?

Most hospitals weren’t prepared to treat the sudden surge in very sick, contagious COVID-19 patients. …

Re-Imagining Healthcare Design After COVID-19

While we can’t know for certain what healthcare in the U.S. will look like in …

What the Shift to Virtual Learning Could Mean for the Future of K12 Design

COVID-19 is transforming many aspects of life, and education is no exception. Right now, the …

Visual Communication: A Critical Element of Your Back-to-School Plan

As K12 schools plan for classes this fall — online, in classrooms, or a hybrid …

CMBA’s Take on The Future of The Office

With employees now returning to the office and coronavirus still a lingering threat, more businesses …

On-Site Staff Childcare: The Right Move for Your Hospital?

According to the Maryland Child Care Resource Network, more than 65% of workers have at …