Category Archives: Education

Starbucks Opens Inside UNK’s Nebraskan Student Union

Students at the University of Nebraska at Kearney can get through the daily grind of classes a little bit easier this fall semester with the recent opening of Starbucks. The new coffeehouse is a part of Schemmer's Nebraskan Student Union Renovation which is revitalizing approximately two-thirds of the ground floor and upgrading interior finishes in…
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Schemmer Attends Columbian Elementary Groundbreaking

Schemmer’s Terry Wood, AIA, LEED AP, Project Manager, and Molly Macklin, AIA, attended the groundbreaking ceremony for Omaha Public School’s (OPS) Columbian Elementary School. Columbian Elementary students, staff, parents, community and guests attended the ceremony which officially kicked off Columbian's replacement school project for a new, 67,560 SF school. Principal Nanette Beller opened the ceremony…
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Schemmer’s Tracy Mumford, LEED AP, Participates in Westside Community School’s Teaching and Learning Key Communicators “Visioning” Event

Schemmer’s Tracy Mumford, LEED AP, participated in Westside Community School’s Teaching and Learning Key Communicators “visioning” event reviewing what stakeholders of the Westside District would like career education to look like in the short and long term. District staff, community members and business partners discussed the success currently happening in the Westside District with Career…
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Excitement Brewing at UNK

Excitement is brewing on the University of Nebraska - Kearney campus in anticipation of their Nebraskan Student Union renovation that will truly give "students something to smile about." Banners and signs were posted in the student union that featured Schemmer's renderings of the updated space. Schemmer's new design for the student union revitalizes approximately two-thirds…
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Schemmer’s UNK Student Union Project Featured On UNK News Site

UNK News (unknews.unk.edu)  |  November 27, 2017 "Student Union renovations start soon; Make way for Starbucks, Chick-fil-A" The renovation of the Nebraskan Student Union at the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) is planned to start December 7, 2017, with the second phase beginning in spring 2018. The entire project should be completed by the…
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Schemmer Project, Wayne State College Bowen Hall, Completed

SCHEMMER teamed with Treanor Architects Student Life Studio for the programming and renovation of the 100,000 SF, nine-story residence hall containing 434 beds at Wayne State College. The project was a renovation and remodel of the 1966 building. It included new study areas, restrooms, building finishes, mechanical systems, window replacement and improvements to existing electrical…
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Schemmer Project, Indian Hill Elementary School, Completed

SCHEMMER is proud to have been selected by OPS to design the renovation of Indian Hill Elementary School. The work included fire, life safety, security and technology upgrades. Capital improvements included providing central air conditioning to the entire facility.
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