• Posts Tagged ‘colleges and universities’

    Insulating Brick — Free Webinar

    by  • November 11, 2016 • Share Your Ohio Preservation Story •  Comments

    Sign up for this FREE webinar presentation that will take a close look at how to insulate brick walls safely from the interior – considering moisture drive, bulk rainwater issues, and insulation materials – avoiding the dangers of freeze-thaw and mold. High Performance Foam Free Historic Masonry Retrofits – Free CE Webinar    

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    Smithsonian Institution’s Remodel Plans Under Fire

    by  • November 4, 2016 • Share Your Ohio Preservation Story, Uncategorized •  Comments

    Construction Dive’s website reports “Bjarke Ingels Group’s plans for a $2 billion, 10-to-20-year renovation of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, has been met with resistance, and at the center of the dispute is a 4-acre garden that will be demolished to make way for a modern outdoor space, Dezeen reported.”  Read entire article.     […]

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    2014 Ohio’s Most Endangered Historic Sites Announced

    by  • July 21, 2014 • Featured, Uncategorized •  Comments

    Gleaned from properties submitted statewide, these properties represent 11 of the most notable and fragile properties.  Some have been destined for demolition and others are falling to demolition because of lack of maintenance and care.  Either way, their loss will deeply affect their community and reduce our list of historic properties statewide.  The list below […]

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    OHSPAB Approves National Register Nominations

    by  • December 10, 2013 • MyHometownOhio •  Comments

    On December 5, nominations for the National Register of Historic Places, either as individual structures or as districts, were approved by the Ohio Historic Site Preservation Advisory Board. These will be forwarded to the Ohio State Historic Preservation Officer, who will in turn make official nomination to the Keeper of the National Register. Included among […]

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    Antioch College: Far From Endangered

    by  • January 7, 2013 • MyHometownOhio •  Comments

    It wasn’t that many years ago when the campus of Antioch College was in a much different setting than it is today. In February of 2009, water leaks were discovered in the main building, Antioch Hall, an educational landmark dating back to the time of college founder Horace Mann. The leaks were part of a […]

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