November 30th, 2016

Transformative Renovations and New Connections

On December 1, Charles Piper, alongside Garret Westlake, Executive Director of VCU’s da Vinci Center, and Jeanne Narum, Principal of Read More

November 28th, 2016

VSBA 2016 Recap

This year, the 2016 Virginia School Boards Association (VSBA) Annual Convention in Williamsburg, VA kicked off with the announcement of Read More

November 15th, 2016

LEED Certification for Sustainable Design

With over half of our technical staff being LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) accredited through the United States Green Read More

November 8th, 2016

BCWH Welcomes International Intern

BCWH is currently collaborating with the University of Florence, Architectural Program, in Italy, on a program for newly graduated Architects Read More

November 4th, 2016

Community Involvement at Richmond Middle School

On October 29, Community in Schools (CIS) of Richmond hosted a Harvest Festival to welcome students, families and community members into Read More

November 3rd, 2016

Katherine Treppendahl Receives Architecture License

Katherine Treppendahl of BCWH, Inc. recently passed her final Architect Registration Exam to become a licensed architect in the state of Read More

Varina-Library-3d-model

November 2nd, 2016

3D Printing at Varina Library

As a contribution to transforming the Library into a state-of-the-art productive place in the community, the Digital Media Lab (DML) Read More

MLK Tour

July 5th, 2016

Full STEAM Ahead

Allison Powell and Shannon Dowling participated in the Full STEAM Ahead Conference, a day-long series of workshops dedicated to inspiring Read More

STEM building section diagram

June 16th, 2016

Designing for STEM

BCWH recently teamed with Ballinger, a Philadelphia-based design firm with an expertise in planning science environments, to collaborate on a Read More

Varina Area Library Front Entrance

May 26th, 2016

Modern Library Design Meets Rural Varina

The forthcoming opening of the new Varina Area Library is an important event for residents of Henrico County’s Varina District! Read More

Second Baptist Reading

May 19th, 2016

Preschoolers Get Curious About New Preschool

With educational design being at the core of our business practice, our projects give us an opportunity to go out Read More

Science Museum Blackbird

May 13th, 2016

Science Museum Exhibit Soars

The much anticipated Speed Exhibit at the Science Museum of Virginia is scheduled to open on May 19, the result Read More

Varina Library Aerial

May 2nd, 2016

Varina Area Library-What to Expect

On October 29, 2015 Henrico County opened the new Libbie Mill Library to a fantastic public response. On average, since Read More

MLK Career Day

April 7th, 2016

Connecting Students to Design

With all of the digital overload students experience today, connecting with them through print can be challenging. When Architect Allie Jarett Read More

Libbie Mill Library Teen

February 8th, 2016

Active Learning in the K12 School Library

At a recent daylong workshop on K12 Active Learning, hosted by Creative (a Richmond, VA based Steelcase dealership), BCWH was Read More

Manchester-MS-Letters

January 26th, 2016

Manchester Middle Schoolers Collaborate on Sustainability

Manchester Middle School in Chesterfield County is currently undergoing a large-scale renovation to bring it out of the 1960’s and Read More

Richmond Mentors

December 30th, 2015

The Power of Mentoring through Project Based Learning

With the help of local volunteer mentors, ACE is a program focused in exposing high school and middle school students Read More

Outdoor Learning Environment StCatherines

December 30th, 2015

Benefits of Green Spaces in Schools

Green spaces and community gardens have been an evolving and ever increasing trend over the last fifteen years in America’s Read More

MLK Preschool Entrance

December 30th, 2015

MLK Preschool Wins Silver

In conjunction with the 2015 Virginia School Boards Association annual convention held in Williamsburg, VA, three architects and three schools were recognized in the Read More

Building Process Part 1

December 30th, 2015

How to Know When You’re Ready to Build

Click here for the full interview. With over 30 years of educational facility design experience, Roger Richardson is BCWH Architects’ K-12 team Read More

Libbie Mill Library Timeline

December 30th, 2015

Libbie Mill Library Timeline

In anticipation to the opening of the new Libbie Mill Library, we compiled the history of events that made this Read More

W&L Law Library

December 30th, 2015

W&L Lewis Hall Library Renovation

The American college campus saw significant expansion between the 1950s and mid 1970s,  giving rise to a generation of campus Read More

Science Museum VA Event Center

December 30th, 2015

BCWH Presents to RevitRVA

On Thursday, Anca, Chris, and Kelley presented the Science Museum of Virginia Renovations and Expansion project to the local Revit User Read More

Libbie Mill Library Interior Finishes

December 30th, 2015

The Libbie Mill Library Story-Part 3

This is the third in a series of posts on Henrico County’s newest library, Libbie Mill that captures all of the aspects Read More

December 30th, 2015

Designing with Light

Light is both nothing and everything Light is nothing: it is untouchable, it moves, it travels, it is but a Read More

October 8th, 2015

The Libbie Mill Library Story-Part 2

This is the second in a series of posts on Henrico County’s newest library, Libbie Mill that captures all of Read More

October 5th, 2015

Renovated Floors for Six Albemarle Gyms

As school began this year, elementary physical education teachers in six Albemarle County schools had a surprise in store for Read More

September 29th, 2015

The Libbie Mill Library Story: Part 1

In anticipation of the opening of Henrico County’s newest library, Libbie Mill, we’ve created a series of posts that capture Read More

September 11th, 2015

Designing for STEM

Approaches to education and curriculum in the classroom change almost as rapidly as the technology which supports them.  Current buzzwords Read More

August 4th, 2015

ASID Chapter Leadership Conference Recap

written by Andy Lehman, Interior Designer About four years ago, while I was an undergrad student at VCU, a few classmates Read More

July 28th, 2015

Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School Awarded LEED Silver

BCWH is pleased to announce that Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School has been awarded LEED Silver certification through the Read More

July 21st, 2015

Color Theory in Design

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Pre-School Learning Center is located on the campus of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle Read More

June 9th, 2015

Bellwood Elementary Hosts Career Day

In between the sheriff’s office and an insurance corporation, BCWH’s booth at Bellwood Elementary’s Career Day stood out with interactive Read More

April 15th, 2015

BCWH presents at VEFP 2015

Last month, BCWH attended the Virginia Educational Facility Planners (VEFP) conference to deliver a presentation with Donna Dalton, Chief Academic Read More

March 18th, 2015

Green Schools Conference: Boston Schoolyard Inspires

At BCWH, we aim to create environments that are timeless in design and thoughtful in approach. We are constantly working Read More

February 6th, 2015

Architects Return to Classroom

Here at BCWH, we are lucky enough to design spaces that create collaborative experiences among many different groups of people. Read More

January 30th, 2015

Learning through Experience

Since 2002, January is recognized as National Mentoring Month. Mentors help children build confidence, gain knowledge, and develop the strength of character to Read More

January 28th, 2015

An Evening of Design Exploration

Through the Boy Scouts of America and Post 616, a program called the Learning for Life’s Exploring Program provides positive and Read More

January 23rd, 2015

Emily Hogan Named Newest Associate at BCWH

BCWH is pleased to announce the appointment of Emily Hogan to the position of Associate.  As a licensed architect, Emily brings nearly eight Read More

December 31st, 2014

2014: Year in Review

As we reflect on this past year, we here at BCWH have a lot to celebrate. We started the year Read More

December 12th, 2014

Going Green at School

Sustainability is something we take very serious at BCWH, not only in our design techniques, but also with incorporating it Read More

December 9th, 2014

Emily Striffler Named 2015 Emerging Leader in Architecture by the Virginia Society AIA

Congratulations to Emily as she is named for the Virginia Society AIA’s  class of 2015′s Emerging Leaders in Architecture (ELA). The Society’s Read More

December 4th, 2014

AIA Emerging Leaders Project Concludes

The Emerging Leaders in Architecture program, an honors academy of the Virginia Society AIA, is an annual program comprised of Read More

November 21st, 2014

Schools Recognized in VSBA Design Awards

In conjunction with the 2014 Virginia School Boards Association annual convention held in Williamsburg, VA, six architects and seven schools Read More

November 10th, 2014

New Talent at BCWH

BCWH is pleased to introduce the four newest members of the firm. We are excited to  have a new landscape architect, Read More

October 30th, 2014

BCWH Presents on the Value of Strategic Planning

As part of last week's Virginia Library Association Annual Conference, BCWH's Emily Hogan presented alongside Tappé Associates, Jeff Hoover, on the Read More

October 20th, 2014

Cultural Landscape Foundation Event Features Hollywood Cemetery

This weekend, October 25-26, The Cultural Landscape Foundation is sponsoring "What's Out There Weekend Richmond." The event will feature free, expert-led Read More

October 6th, 2014

New Chesterfield Career & Technical Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The excitement and happiness was shining on everyone's face yesterday, October 5, 2014, as the Chesterfield County Career and Technical Read More

October 6th, 2014

The Active Classroom

This past Friday at the Virginia School Board Association Hot Topic Conference in Charlottesville, BCWH exhibited a booth on the active classroom Read More

September 29th, 2014

Sustainability Meets K-12 Education

The sustainability movement is underway in school systems across North America and around the world. The Green Apple Day of Read More

September 22nd, 2014

BCWH Intern Presents During RVA Design Week

Last week marked Richmond AIGA sponsored Design Week. As part of a pre-show for well-known designer, Debbie Millman,  four students, two from VCU and Read More

September 15th, 2014

Randolph-Macon Dedicates New Residence Hall

As the Yellow Jackets football team warmed up for their home opener on Saturday, students, alumni, faculty members, donors, friends Read More

September 10th, 2014

VA Design Forum XI

This month's issue of Inform Magazine includes the following recap of the 2014 Virginia  Society AIA Design Forum XI written by Read More

August 25th, 2014

New Academic Building Dedicated at Richmond Montessori School

Richmond Montessori School starts the 2015 school year with a lot to celebrate! This year marks the School’s 50th anniversary educating Read More

July 3rd, 2014

VCU’s Academic Learning Commons achieves LEED Gold certification

Virginia Commonwealth University’s newest academic building was awarded LEED Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).  The recently Read More

June 16th, 2014

Dr. Mike Gill shares Middle School Education Insights

Dr. Mike Gill, Director of Middle School Education, visited BCWH last week from Chesterfield County Schools to share his recent Read More

June 16th, 2014

Charles Tilley has completed Leadership Metro Richmond Leadership Quest!

Congratulations to our newest graduate of Leadership Metro Richmond (LMR)! We are pleased to announce that Charles Tilley has just Read More

June 16th, 2014

Emily Hogan and Kylan Shirley named Emerging Leaders in Architecture by the Virginia Society AIA

Congratulations to Emily and Kylan as they are named for the Virginia Society AIA's  class of 2014's Emerging Leaders in Read More

steven_holl_teaming

June 4th, 2014

VCU’s Institute for Contemporary Art breaks ground

On June 3rd VCU’s Dean of the Arts, Joe Seipel, clad in a safety vest and hard hat removed a chunk Read More

May 21st, 2014

Sustainability attracts students and fosters good design on college campuses

Herman Miller released a case study on why and how the sustainability movement is growing in popularity among college campuses Read More

May 19th, 2014

VCU to break ground on the ICA building in June

That's right! VCU has plans to start construction on the $35 million dollar Institute for Contemporary Art this June for Read More

May 16th, 2014

BCWH at the Dooley Noted Society Auction

BCWH recently sponsored a table at the Call of the Wild event held by the Maymont Dooley Noted Society. The Read More

May 13th, 2014

Collegiate School Bottle Cap Murals

Bo Fairlamb recently volunteered to help students at Collegiate Lower School with a special art project featuring visiting artist Michelle Read More

May 6th, 2014

Erin Richardson is an official Certified Interior Designer

One of our interior designers, Erin Richardson, recently received her official Certified Interior Designer certificate from the State of Virginia. Read More

May 1st, 2014

Hollywood Cemetery Wins Cultural Landscape Preservation Award!

BCWH is proud to announce that our work with Hollywood Cemetery has received the Cultural Landscape Preservation Award at the Read More

April 24th, 2014

VCU Academic Learning Commons wins Best Institutional Project

We are proud to announce that Virginia Commonwealth University's new Academic Learning Commons took home an award for Best Public Read More

April 8th, 2014

Kaechele Elementary School receives LEED Silver certification!

BCWH is excited to announce that our latest new elementary school project, Kaechele Elementary School in Henrico County, has received Read More

April 3rd, 2014

Andy Lehman appointed to ASID Board

One of our interior designers, Andy Lehman, has been appointed as Membership Director of the Virginia Chapter of the American Read More

April 2nd, 2014

Design Forum 2014 sponsored by BCWH

BCWH is proud to be a sustaining contributor to the VA Society AIA's upcoming Design Forum in Charlottesville, VA on Read More

April 1st, 2014

Emily Hogan & Kylan Shirley participating in ELA

Two of our young architects are currently participating in the VA Society AIA's Emerging Leaders in Architecture 2014 class. Emily Read More

April 1st, 2014

Three Generations of Master Planning: VCU, presentation to SCUP Philadelphia, PA, 2014

This past March, BCWH in collaboration with Virginia Commonwealth University presented their studies of the Virgnia Commonwealth University master plan Read More

January 15th, 2014

UR Robins Stadium featured in Inform Magazine

Check out this month's issue of Inform Magazine for a spread on the new Robins Stadium at University of Richmond! The Read More

December 5th, 2013

BCWH and local schools win JRGBC Awards

BCWH was delighted to participate again in this year's JRGBC Connect the Dots challenge with two local schools, Varina High Read More

December 2nd, 2013

Libbie Mill Library Design Unveiled

The plans for the new 60,000 SF Libbie Mill Library have finally been unveiled to the public. Renderings and plans Read More

October 30th, 2013

BCWH wins 3 Interior Design Excellence Awards

We are excited to announce that BCWH has received not one, not two, but three Interior Design Excellence Awards from the Read More

October 29th, 2013

VCU Academic Learning Commons Breaks the Classroom Mold

University Celebrates Opening of Innovative Academic Building The new VCU Academic Learning Commons was dedicated on Thursday, October 24, 2013. Read More

University of Richmond E. Claiborne Robins Stadium - BCWH Architects

October 24th, 2013

BCWH wins Virginia AIA Merit Award for Contextual Design

BCWH is excited to announce that our project for the University of Richmond E. Claiborne Robins Stadium has won a Read More

October 15th, 2013

Broad Street Block Blitz!

BCWH is collaborating with Virginia Commonwealth University and RCLCo on a retail development initiative for Richmond's Broad and Grace Streets, Read More

September 24th, 2013

BCWH & Tappe Selected for Staunton Library Planning Study

We are excited to announce that our team, including strategic library partner Tappé Architects, has been selected to develop a Read More

September 17th, 2013

BCWH to participate in Governor’s STEM Summit

BCWH will be participating in the Governor's STEM Summit for the High School of the Future StartUp on September 27th. Read More

July 3rd, 2013

Science Museum of Virginia featured in Richmond Magazine

A fantastic article by Richmond Magazine on the Science Museum of Virginia's newest projects and capital campaign. BCWH is excited Read More

June 4th, 2013

BCWH selected for W&M Zable Stadium Project

We are excited to announce that BCWH Architects and McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture were recently selected by the College of Read More

University of Dayton Master Plan

June 1st, 2013

University of Dayton, Central Mall wins Virginia ASLA Honor Award

The recently completed Central Mall project at the University of Dayton was awarded an Honor Award by the Virginia Chapter Read More

May 29th, 2013

Fluvanna High School Wins Multiple Awards

Last month, Roger Richardson had the pleasure of presenting more awards for the new Fluvanna County High School to the Read More

Maggie L. Walker Govenor's School - Renovations & Additions - BCWH Architects

May 7th, 2013

Maggie Walker named 14th best public high school in US

Maggie L. Walker Governor's School for International Studies was named the 14th best public high school in the US by Read More

May 2nd, 2013

Sarah’s Glen featured in Shenandoah University Magazine

The memorial garden, Sarah's Glen, designed by the Van Yahres Studio of BCWH was recently featured in the Shenandoah University Read More

Best New High School 2013

April 10th, 2013

FHS wins Best New High School

 Fluvanna High School was recently named the best new high school in the state by the Virginia Educational Facility Planners. Read More

BCWH - Van Yahres Associates

February 1st, 2013

BCWH Architects expands services to include Campus Planning and Landscape Architecture through merger with Van Yahres Associates

BCWH Architects, a Virginia based architecture, planning and interior design firm, and Van Yahres Associates, a nationally recognized campus planning Read More

January 15th, 2013

Cure by Design Fashion Runway Design Competition

Each year, this design competition is held for creation of the runway that will be constructed for the fashion show. Read More

Hollywood Cemetery - BCWH Architects

December 30th, 2012

Hollywood Cemetery – Presidents Circle

Our design for Presidents Circle (burial place of James Monroe and John Tyler) has been constructed to accommodate 1000 new Read More

December 25th, 2012

Please Check Out BCWH’s Facebook for Recent News

Head on over to our Facebook page to follow BCWH's recent news, happenings within the firm, project updates, and useful Read More

VCU’s new Institute for Contemporary Art - BCWH Architects

December 25th, 2012

BCWH is the Associated Architect selected with Steven Holl for VCU’s new Institute for Contemporary Art

Steven Holl Architects in collaboration with BCWH Architects has won the commission for the new Institute for Contemporary Art for Read More

May 5th, 2012

Creating Dynamic Learning Environments: Interior Design at FHS presentation to the VSBA, Richmond, VA, 2012

In a case study we conducted on the New Fluvanna High School, BCWH took a detailed look at the effects Read More

April 23rd, 2012

LEED for Homes and EarthCraft Virginia for Campus Housing, presented to the VFIC, Richmond, VA, 2012

BCWH and Sustainable Design Consulting teamed and presented to the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges to speak about the comparison Read More

Christchurch School Puller Science Center - BCWH

January 14th, 2012

Christchurch School Science Center wins VEFP Award

BCWH received a VEFP Award for Design Excellence for the recently completed and LEED Certified Puller Science Center at Christchurch Read More

August 16th, 2011

Alternative Funding through Private Fundraising & Grants at MWGS presentation to VSBA, Williamsburg, VA, 2011

In collaboration with Maggie L. Walker Governor's School, BCWH presented a case study to the Virginia School Board Association that Read More

May 26th, 2011

Christchurch Science Building, presented to the VSBN, Richmond, VA, 2011

The planning process engaged all stakeholders, from the science faculty and the administration, to the building and finance committees. This Read More

August 1st, 2010

Learning Environments: The Importance of Interior Design, presented to the VSBA

In cooperation with Newport News Public Schools (NNPS), BCWH presented to the Virginia School Board Association on how interior design Read More

September 15th, 2009

Greening Virgnia Universities and Colleges Conference: UofR Heilman Dining Center Addition, presented to the VSBN

BCWH and the University of Richmond presented to the Virginia Sustainable Building Network about an addition project to the University's Read More

October 30th, 2013

BCWH wins 3 Interior Design Excellence Awards

We are excited to announce that BCWH has received not one, not two, but three Interior Design Excellence Awards from the Read More

University of Richmond E. Claiborne Robins Stadium - BCWH Architects

October 24th, 2013

BCWH wins Virginia AIA Merit Award for Contextual Design

BCWH is excited to announce that our project for the University of Richmond E. Claiborne Robins Stadium has won a Read More

Hollywood Cemetery - BCWH Architects

August 15th, 2013

Hollywood Cemetery wins Best Historic Site!

Through April and May of this year, Richmond Magazine asked for opinions through their 26th annual readers' survey. With over Read More

June 1st, 2013

University of Dayton, Central Mall wins Virginia ASLA Honor Award

The recently completed Central Mall project at the University of Dayton was awarded an Honor Award by the Virginia Chapter Read More

January 14th, 2013

Our Highest Honor: The Fitz-Gibbon Award

Virginia Society AIA

Virginia Commonwealth University Masterplan - BCWH Architects

November 21st, 2010

2010 Excellence in Planning for an Established Campus

Society for College and University Planning Virginia Commonwealth University 2020 Masterplan

Harvie Elementary School - BCWH Architects

January 15th, 2010

2010 Excellence in Design Award

Virginia Education Facilities Planners Harvie Elementary School

January 14th, 2010

2010 Gold Award for Renovation

Virginia School Board Association Bellwood Elementary School

Flat Rock Elementary School - BCWH Architects

December 9th, 2009

2009 Excellence in Design Award

Virginia Educational Facility Planners Flat Rock Elementary School

Harvie Elementary School - BCWH Architects

November 18th, 2009

2009 Interior Design Excellence Award (IDEA)

ASID & IIDA Harvie Elementary School

Flat Rock Elementary School - BCWH Architects

October 30th, 2009

2009 Distinguished Design Award – Gold Level

Virginia School Boards Association Flat Rock Elementary School, Powhatan County

Flat Rock Elementary School - BCWH Architects

October 10th, 2009

2009 Regional Excellence in Design Award

Council of Educational Facility Planners International Flat Rock Elementary School

Rockbridge County Courthouse - BCWH Architects

September 24th, 2009

2009 Interior Design Excellence Award (IDEA)

ASID & IIDA Rockbridge County Courthouse

Harvie Elementary School - BCWH Architects

July 20th, 2009

2009 Regional Merit Award

James River AIA Harvie Elementary School

Rockbridge County Courthouse - BCWH Architects

January 15th, 2009

2009 Better Models Development Award

Valley Conservation Council Rockbridge County Courthouse

VCU Mary & Frances Youth Center - BCWH Architects

November 15th, 2008

2008 Regional Honor Award

James River AIA Mary & Frances Youth Center, Virginia Commonwealth University

Harvie Elementary School - BCWH Architects

October 21st, 2008

2008 Excellence in Design Award

Virginia School Boards Association Harvie Elementary School

University of Richmond Heilman Dining Center - BCWH Architects

December 8th, 2007

2007 Interior Design Excellence Award (IDEA)

ASID and IIDA University of Richmond Heilman Center

December 1st, 2007

2007 Excellence in Design Award

Virginia School Boards Association Colonial Trail Elementary School

November 15th, 2007

2007 Honorable Mention

Virginia School Boards Association The Georgetown School, Hanover County Public Schools

November 15th, 2007

2007 Distinguished Design Award

Virginia School Boards Association Colonial Trail Elementary School, Henrico County Public Schools

Virginia Commonwealth University Masterplan - BCWH Architects

December 20th, 2006

2006 Excellence in Design Honor Award

Richmond AIA Virginia Commonwealth University Master Plan - In Association with HEWV

November 15th, 2006

2006 Excellence in Design Merit Award

Richmond AIA Renovations to the New BCWH Office

Meadowbrook High School - Renovations & Additions - BCWH Architects

October 15th, 2006

2006 State Excellence in Design Award

Virginia Educational Facility Planners Meadowbrook High School

The Richmond Jewish Community Center - BCWH Architects

September 5th, 2006

2006 Excellence in Design Merit Award

Richmond AIA Weinstein Jewish Community Center

Richmond Mentors

The Power of Mentoring through Project Based Learning

With the help of local volunteer mentors, ACE is a program focused in exposing high school and middle school students
Read More

Outdoor Learning Environment StCatherines

Benefits of Green Spaces in Schools

Green spaces and community gardens have been an evolving and ever increasing trend over the last fifteen years in America’s
Read More

Bellwood Elementary Hosts Career Day

In between the sheriff’s office and an insurance corporation, BCWH’s booth at Bellwood Elementary’s Career Day stood out with interactive
Read More

Sustainability Meets K-12 Education

The sustainability movement is underway in school systems across North America and around the world. The Green Apple Day of
Read More

New Academic Building Dedicated at Richmond Montessori School

Richmond Montessori School starts the 2015 school year with a lot to celebrate! This year marks the School’s 50th anniversary educating
Read More

steven_holl_teaming

VCU’s Institute for Contemporary Art breaks ground

On June 3rd VCU’s Dean of the Arts, Joe Seipel, clad in a safety vest and hard hat removed a chunk
Read More

BCWH at the Dooley Noted Society Auction

BCWH recently sponsored a table at the Call of the Wild event held by the Maymont Dooley Noted Society. The
Read More

Collegiate School Bottle Cap Murals

Bo Fairlamb recently volunteered to help students at Collegiate Lower School with a special art project featuring visiting artist Michelle
Read More

Andy Lehman appointed to ASID Board

One of our interior designers, Andy Lehman, has been appointed as Membership Director of the Virginia Chapter of the American
Read More

Emily Hogan & Kylan Shirley participating in ELA

Two of our young architects are currently participating in the VA Society AIA's Emerging Leaders in Architecture 2014 class. Emily
Read More

BCWH’ers Help Boys & Girls Club Design Hats at We Care Holiday Event

BCWH participated in this month's 17th annual Herman Miller We Care Holiday Event by sponsoring a craft table at the local Boys
Read More

Farm to Family

Farm to Family

Recently, we have made an effort to support local VA farmers by purchasing produce, dairy and meat from the "Farm
Read More

Culture Works

Culture Works

BCWH has participated in the Culture Works (Formerly Arts fund) Campaign Week for many years. This week is dedicated to
Read More

Math Science Innovation Center

MathScience Innovation Center

This year, BCWH participated in the MathScience Innovation Center's teacher conference on Innovations in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Staff
Read More

CANstruction

Canstruction

"Canstruction" is an annual design/build competition held in cities throughout North America. Each year, we participate in Richmond's "Canstruction", which
Read More

Bat Baxes

Batboxes

A donated sheet of marine grad plywood plus two hours prep time equals three sizable bat box colonies. Tight, thermally
Read More

Ecofest

EcoFest

BCWH participates with Colonial Trail Elementary School's EcoFest. Incorporating lessons in wind energy, sustainability, and the two-minute craft project, our
Read More

April 15th, 2015

BCWH presents at VEFP 2015

Last month, BCWH attended the Virginia Educational Facility Planners (VEFP) conference to deliver a presentation with Donna Dalton, Chief Academic Read More

December 4th, 2014

AIA Emerging Leaders Project Concludes

The Emerging Leaders in Architecture program, an honors academy of the Virginia Society AIA, is an annual program comprised of Read More

October 30th, 2014

BCWH Presents on the Value of Strategic Planning

As part of last week's Virginia Library Association Annual Conference, BCWH's Emily Hogan presented alongside Tappé Associates, Jeff Hoover, on the Read More

April 1st, 2014

Three Generations of Master Planning: VCU, presentation to SCUP Philadelphia, PA, 2014

This past March, BCWH in collaboration with Virginia Commonwealth University presented their studies of the Virgnia Commonwealth University master plan Read More

May 5th, 2012

Creating Dynamic Learning Environments: Interior Design at FHS presentation to the VSBA, Richmond, VA, 2012

In a case study we conducted on the New Fluvanna High School, BCWH took a detailed look at the effects Read More

April 23rd, 2012

LEED for Homes and EarthCraft Virginia for Campus Housing, presented to the VFIC, Richmond, VA, 2012

BCWH and Sustainable Design Consulting teamed and presented to the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges to speak about the comparison Read More

August 16th, 2011

Alternative Funding through Private Fundraising & Grants at MWGS presentation to VSBA, Williamsburg, VA, 2011

In collaboration with Maggie L. Walker Governor's School, BCWH presented a case study to the Virginia School Board Association that Read More

May 26th, 2011

Christchurch Science Building, presented to the VSBN, Richmond, VA, 2011

The planning process engaged all stakeholders, from the science faculty and the administration, to the building and finance committees. This Read More

December 11th, 2010

Childhood Obesity: An Epidemic, presented with the VFHY to the VSBA

This past November BCWH presented, in collaboration with the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth (VFHY), to the Virginia School Board Association on Read More

August 1st, 2010

Learning Environments: The Importance of Interior Design, presented to the VSBA

In cooperation with Newport News Public Schools (NNPS), BCWH presented to the Virginia School Board Association on how interior design Read More

September 15th, 2009

Greening Virgnia Universities and Colleges Conference: UofR Heilman Dining Center Addition, presented to the VSBN

BCWH and the University of Richmond presented to the Virginia Sustainable Building Network about an addition project to the University's Read More