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Recreation + Wellness

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27 June 2017

James Braam and Shawn Sanem Discuss Designing Branded Campus Recreation Facilities

Members of HOK’s Sports + Recreation + Entertainment practice describe how stakeholder input helps designers create immersive and branded experiences for recreation facilities.

Athletic Business

25 April 2017

James Braam Discusses the Evolution of Campus Recreation Facilities

“It’s not just the wow factor, it’s the lifestyle, the idea of embracing wellness,” says Braam.

Athletic Business

19 December 2016

HOK Design Annual 2016 Highlights Firm’s Best Projects Worldwide

Published by ORO Editions, the book profiles 40 of HOK’s best architecture, interior design, engineering, planning, urban design and product design projects.

HOK News

20 September 2016

University of Portland’s Beauchamp Recreation & Wellness Center Named Athletic Business Facility of Merit

The HOK-designed Beauchamp Center drew responses such as “stunning,” “beautiful,” “‘thoughtful” and “sophisticated” from judges.

Athletic Business

27 June 2016

HOK’s James Braam Discusses the Design Process for Recreation Facilities

In the design of public and campus recreation facilities, identifying and collaboration with all stakeholders is crucial to the project’s success.

Athletic Business

20 June 2016

Algen Williams Joins HOK as a New Leader of Sports + Recreation + Entertainment

His client-focused approach to the design of successful sports venues draws on his first-hand experience as a former football student-athlete

HOK News

22 April 2016

Auburn University’s Recreation and Wellness Center Named One of the Nation’s Best

Auburn University’s Recreation and Wellness Center ranked third on a list of the most luxurious campus recreation centers in the United States.

HOK News

11 March 2016

HOK’s Nate Appleman Discusses Campus Master Planning and Sustainability

School Construction News interviews Nate Appleman about HOK’s unique approach to planning attractive and functional campuses.

School Construction News