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Tyler Junior College Opens New Nursing & Health Sciences Center

May 28, 2015

The $47.5 million Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center at Tyler Junior College (TJC) has reached construction completion. SmithGroupJJR provided campus planning, architecture, engineering, interior design, lab planning and landscape design services.

The 137,000-square-foot facility triples the classroom and laborato...

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SmithGroupJJR Elects four to Board of Directors

May 21, 2015

SmithGroupJJR, one of the leading architecture, engineering and planning firms in the U.S., has elected Mark Kranz, Lise Newman, Sven Shockey and Tim Tracey to join its Board of Directors.

Mark Kranz

Mark Kranz, AIA, LEED AP, is a design principal at SmithGroupJJR’s Phoenix office. A member of the Science & Techn...

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SmithGroupJJR Launches New Leadership Team

May 19, 2015

SmithGroupJJR, one of the largest architecture, engineering and planning firms in the U.S., has named Mike Medici, Russ Sykes and Troy Thompson as managing partners to assume corporate leadership of the firm. The three were elected by the SmithGroupJJR Board of Directors at the firm’s annual meeting on May 18, 2015.

Medici, Sy...

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SmithGroupJJR hires Arnold Craig Levin as Workplace Strategist

May 6, 2015

SmithGroupJJR has hired Arnold Craig Levin as workplace strategist. Levin will provide his industry-leading expertise to the firm’s growing Workplace Practice.

Levin is a recognized authority in workplace strategy, change management and organizational design. Prior to joining SmithGroupJJR, he was managing director of workplac...

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University of the Pacific San Francisco Campus provides World-class Learning and Clinic Environments

April 30, 2015

University of the Pacific recently completed renovations on a 395,000-square-foot, seven-story building located at 155 Fifth Street in San Francisco’s South of Market district. The new University of the Pacific San Francisco Campus is home to the renowned Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, as well as other graduate programs in the fi...