Denise Retallack

From the 2023 Architectural Portfolio: University of Tennessee Zeanah Engineering Complex

March 29, 2024
The project was recognized as an outstanding design in the High Schools category. From the 2023 Architectural Portfolio:

The University of Tennessee Zeanah Engineering Complex in Knoxville has flexible laboratory spaces, laboratory support spaces, general-purpose classrooms, reconfigurable collaborative spaces, innovation labs, makerspaces, and administrative spaces. Three floors of Active Learning Classrooms are dedicated to Engineering Fundamentals. The design and function are focused on innovative hands-on learning, student and faculty research needs, technology-rich learning spaces, and long-term flexibility. The facility incorporates sustainable elements such as the university’s first major green roof. 

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