Notebook

July 23, 2024 Notebook By SSP Architects

SSP Architects: A History of Adaptive Reuse

Our Long History with Adaptive Reuse of Historic Facilities Adaptive reuse is a creative alternative for facility use while maintaining the character and history of outdated facilities. With the intention of preserving and redeveloping…
March 19, 2024 Notebook By SSP Architects

Becoming a Woman Business Leader in Complex Times

Sage Advice by SSP Architects Principal Given at the SCBP’s International Women’s Day Event During these complex times, what should women business professionals keep in mind when seeking to obtain leadership positions in their…
November 21, 2023 Notebook By Marcus Rosenau

Giving Thanks for Being an Architect

Thanksgiving Reflections on Design Partnerships That Make a Difference Architecture can be a misunderstood profession. People will either focus on its more glamourous side where the flourish of art and science come together to…
June 27, 2023 Notebook By Marcus Rosenau

Is Design-Build or Architecture-Design the Right Method for Your School, Commercial or Civic Project?

Is Design-Build or Architecture-Design the Right Method for Your School, Commercial or Civic Project? If you are a decision-maker or major stakeholder in an upcoming school, corporate or civic building project, one of the…
March 29, 2023 Notebook By Tammy Stouchko

Women Increasingly Earn Respect in Architecture Field – But Still a Long Way to Go

Women Increasingly Earn Respect in Architecture Field – But Still a Long Way to Go While men in professional fields like architecture are automatically treated with respect it is not the same for women…
March 15, 2023 Notebook By Tammy Stouchko

Retailers and Restaurants Increasingly Use Architectural Lighting to Attract Customers

Retailers and Restaurants Increasingly Use Architectural Lighting to Attract Customers With more people shopping online and increasingly taking out food rather than eating at a restaurant, storefront retailers and restauranteurs are increasingly using architectural…
March 10, 2023 Notebook By Dana Miller

Advancing Health and Wellness Through Uplifting Medical Space Design

Advancing Health and Wellness Through Uplifting Medical Space Design Creating flexible, airy light filled environments that promote health and wellness has increasingly come to the forefront of architecture firms designing medical spaces. SSP is…
March 8, 2023 Notebook By Dana Miller

Women’s History Month Architectural Design Viewpoints: SSP Architects Women Professionals Speak Out

Women’s History Month Viewpoints: Kristine Gerges I believe in women’s power to change the world’s mindset – for people everywhere to face their challenges and turn them into advantages. Women’s educational curiosity, coupled with…
February 6, 2023 Notebook By Dana Miller

Designing Spaces Boosting Mental Health Now on the Front Burner of School Master Plans

Designing Spaces Boosting Mental Health Now on the Front Burner of School Master Plans With the first annual Student Mental Health Week starting on February 6th, it is an optimal time to boost public…