B&D professionals share their depth of knowledge, trends, and best practices through white papers, industry-related articles, and trade journal interviews.

Please view a selection of our publications below:

December 1, 2016
Recycling Surplus Schools 

July 19, 2016
The Gold Standard in Program Management: Part 2 

June 30, 2016
The Gold Standard in Program Management: Part 1 

March 23, 2016
Micro Units for Today’s Urban Student 

March 9, 2016
Back to School of the Future: A Look at 21st Century Learning 

December 1, 2015
Finding a Home: A Tale of Two Public Charter Schools 

This article originally appeared in the December 2015 issue of School Business Affairs magazine and is reprinted with permission of the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO). The text herein does not necessarily represent the views or policies of ASBO International, and use of this imprint does not imply any endorsement or recognition by ASBO International and its officers or affiliates.Download

November 1, 2015
Inviting Investment 

August 6, 2015
Taking the First Steps Into 21st Century Learning 

July 15, 2015
It Takes a Village 

May 14, 2015
Technology Ambassadors: One-to-One Programs’ Success Requires Teacher Buy-in and Training 

April 1, 2015
Nation’s Capital Leads in Sustainability 

February 18, 2015
Confident Change Amidst a Dynamic Reality: The Value of Vision-Based Planning 

February 1, 2015
Get Fresh 

January 28, 2015
Graduating to Corporate Dining 

December 23, 2014
To Build a Kitchen or Not to Build a Kitchen 

December 1, 2014
Planning Housing for International Students 

October 28, 2014
Modernizing Washington DC Schools and Its Measurable Effect on Learning 

October 1, 2014
New Performance Spaces for Older Schools 

October 1, 2014
There’s No "I" in IT 

September 5, 2014
Public-Private Partnership Solutions 

Public-private partnerships (P3s) have become an effective option for institutions to pursue their strategic objectives while managing a project’s speed to market, navigating complex political environments, leveraging financial capacity and expertise, and transferring risk and return to the appropriate parties. B&D suggests key ingredients and phases for a successful P3.Download

July 29, 2014
Seeing Clearly 

July 22, 2014
Food Trucks Help Commuter Schools Keep Up 

June 1, 2014
Crafting a Successful Wellness Program 

April 1, 2014
Trends in Green: Dunbar High School 

April 1, 2014
The Case for 21st-Century Schools 

March 1, 2014
Crucial Phases in School Modernizations 

February 28, 2014
A New Community Hub in Downtown D.C. 

February 1, 2014
Renovating the Gales School: Reviving History, Rebuilding Lives, Restoring Hope 

December 1, 2013
The Etiquette Behind Professional Success 

November 21, 2013
Sharpen Your Focus: How to Run Successful Focus Groups 

October 10, 2013
All Playgrounds Are Not Created Equal 

September 23, 2013
Assessing the True Cost of Student Housing for Community Colleges 

September 17, 2013
Finding Certainty in Uncertain Times: Using Strategic Planning & Implementation to Maximize Capital Investment 

March 21, 2013
Professional Perspective 

February 1, 2013
Where Schools Are Change Agents 

December 20, 2012
The University of New Haven Responds to Hurricane Sandy 

December 1, 2012
How Are You Doing?  The Elements of Effective Performance Management 

November 1, 2012
Limit the Impact: Build Only What You Need 

October 19, 2012
Two Campus Housing Master Plans, One Planning Process 

July 16, 2012
Reconceptualizing Design-Build for More Efficient Budgeting and Scheduling 

June 1, 2012
Premium Seating: It’s More Than What Meets the Eye 

July 1, 2011
Collaboration: The Key to a Successful Feasibility Study 

March 5, 2011
Three Things to Know When You Step Up 

January 1, 2011
Owner’s Perspective: Two Questions Every Owner Must Answer for Their LEED Project; Owner's Representative’s Perspective: What LEED Credits Are Right for You? 

January 1, 2010
Facilities Funding Thaws 

August 1, 2008
Top 10 Auxiliary Services Trends for 2008 

October 1, 2007
Key Ingredients of a Business Plan 

February 1, 2007
Consultant Feng Shui: Tips on Finding the Right Match for Your Institution 

January 1, 2007
Investing in Workforce Housing 

December 1, 2006
What Happens When the President's Vision & Financial Realities Collide? 

August 1, 2006
Expanding Campus Housing Options 

February 1, 2006
12 Tips for Writing a Successful RFP 

May 1, 2005
Trends and Benchmarking Data for the Modern Union 

March 1, 2004
Should You Restructure the Business Enterprise? 

December 1, 2003
Restructuring University Business Enterprises 

November 1, 2003
A Focus on Campus Life: What Type of Programming Is Right for Your Campus? 

October 1, 2003
Internal Revenue 

August 1, 2002
Stadium Makeovers 

January 1, 2002
Securing Funding for Your Project 

August 1, 2001
A Modest Proposal 

May 9, 2001
Balancing Needs and Wants 

September 1, 2000
The Montreal Thistle Curling Club: A Sign of the Times 

November 1, 1999
Fitness Invasion 

November 1, 1999
Planning, Preparation Lead to Successful Student Fee Referendums 

September 1, 1999
Locker-Room Talk 

August 1, 1999
A Comprehensive Approach to Planning Student Housing: One University's Look at Demolition, Renovation, New Construction and Privatization 

December 1, 1998
Prepped for Success 

August 1, 1996
Second Chances 

April 29, 1994
Dialogue: The College Union in the 21st Century 

August 1, 1993
The Fragile 'Yes' 

July 1, 1992
Prescription for Health Care Costs: Wellness Programs on Campus 

March 1, 1992
Get Out the Vote 

October 10, 1989
To Serve Them All Our Days 

October 1, 1989
Step-by-Step Weight Rooms 

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