News & Announcements
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The College of Physicians and Surgeons Building and the William Black Building currently have fortress-like exterior facades, congested entry conditions, outdated lobbies and connecting public spaces, and suboptimal interior spaces behind the lobbies. By erecting a welcoming glass façade and reconfiguring the interior spaces, we are creating an open, collaborative, and supportive physical environment for staff, students, and visitors to gather, share ideas, and innovate.
Monday, March 27, 2017
For their work in creating the Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Gensler, and SCAPE were named winners of the coveted 2017 Best in Competition Award from the American Institute of Architects New York (AIANY).
Thursday, February 23, 2017
The 2017 Jury of Fellows of the AIA has elevated Patrick J. Burke III, FAIA, Assistant VP, Capital Project Management, Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), to its College of Fellows in the fourth category of fellowship, which recognizes architects who have “Advanced the living standards of people through an improved environment.”
Friday, December 16, 2016
The much-anticipated Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center, which opened to wide praise in August 2016, has won The Architect’s Newspaper's 2016 Best of Design Award in Façade.
Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian announce renamed campus in honor of Herbert and Florence IrvingThursday, September 22, 2016
Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian today announced that their shared medical campus in Washington Heights will be named for generous donors Herbert and Florence Irving and will now be called Columbia University Herbert and Florence Irving Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center.