Vincennes University Updike Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering

Vincennes, Indiana

The new Updike Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering at Vincennes University is a state-of-the-art facility with cutting edge labs for engineering, chemistry, physics, biology, agricultural, and earth sciences. Its prominent location on campus serves as a central hub of student activity making the facility’s adaptability important by supporting a variety of different science and engineering programs.

The building features several energy efficient aspects, utilizing daylighting strategies and highly efficient equipment/systems among other “Green” strategies.

The learning environments include several dynamic and interactive tutoring/group study areas as well as break out spaces for individual instruction and collaborative learning. The Center not only supplies the students with appealing visuals but it provides students first-class opportunities to advance their education.

Working with the project architect, Gibraltar Design, Rowland Design team created interior spaces that stimulate learning through innovative design.