World Architecture News (WAN) has shared a highlight of Hazel McCallion Student and Athletic Centre, “Phase 2A”, at Sheridan College in Mississauga, which is now open for the 2022-2023 academic year! Our project with Montgomery Sisam Architects, this facility is dedicated to social connection and physical health, and provides a new gateway into campus.
A high level of transparency on the ground floor permits for more diffuse natural light throughout the large communal atrium and results in engaging views out to the campus and city core. Open and covered walkways, a patio, and outdoor turf field complement the graphic, angular design of the quad and offer occasion for social activities inside the building to spill out into the campus. These quality indoor and outdoor spaces support the desire for intensification, as well as animate the public realm while supporting a strong student community.
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