POSTPONED! College Bound: Opportunities and Challenges with Higher Ed Capital Projects

  • Tue, April 14, 2020
  • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • University of New Haven, Bartels Hall Alumni Lounge, 300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, CT 06516

POSTPONED - Watch for a new date next program year
College Bound:
Opportunities and Challenges with
Higher Ed Capital Projects

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Co-Hosted with:

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Learn from leading several University planning design & construction leaders as they share their experiences in managing capital programs. They will focus on common hurdles faced by project teams as they work in support of and delivering campus projects. They will discuss their relationships with the AEC industry and how this impacts their campuses. You will also hear about work they currently have on the boards, and future developments they have planned.


Lou Annino, Assistant Vice President and Chief Facilities Officer, University of New Haven

Laura Cruickshank, FAIA,  Master Planner, Chief Architect, AVP University Planning Design and Construction,  University of Connecticut

Alan Rubacha, Director of Physical Plant,  Wesleyan University


Michael Schrier, AIA, Director of Design & STEM Projects, University of Connecticut

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CBC Board Member Door Prize Sponsor: 

Alana Konefal, Svigals + Partners

College and High School Students Welcome

We welcome college and high school students with an interest in the design and construction industry, especially those from the University of New Haven, Wesleyan University, and CBC's alliance colleges: Capital Community College Construction Management and Engineering Technology programs, Central Connecticut State University Construction Management program, and University of Connecticut Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Learn about the industry and build your network. To be eligible for student/teacher pricing, please register using your college email address or contact

Date: Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Location: NOTE: This program will take place in two different locations on campus. Please check back again for parking instructions and the map of University of New Haven.

University of New Haven Bartels Hall Alumni Lounge*

300 Boston Post Road

West Haven, CT 06516

*NOTE: At 6:45 pm, attendees will walk to the nearby Bucknall Auditorium for the speaker portion of the program.

Parking :
UNH Parking Map

There are 3 parking lots reserved for this event. Please see map for location of event and parking.

Parking Lot # 1: Charger Plaza lot, Campbell Avenue

Walk across Campbell Ave. and follow the route up the steps alongside Bethel Hall, continue to the left to Bartells Hall for the Reception.

Parking Lot # 2: Hoffman Lot (Corner of Boston Post Rd and HoffmanStreet)

Take a courtesy van which runs every 10-15 minutes. The van will drop you off in front of Maxcy Hall, walk to the right of Gehring Hall into Bartells Hall.

Parking Lot # 3: Railroad Salvage Lot, Campbell Avenue

Walk across Campbell Ave. to Ruden Street. Turn right into campustowards Peterson Library, Bartels Hall is straight ahead. There is also a courtesy van that runs every 10-15 minutes which will take you to lot near the library. 


5:30 PM - 6:45 PM  Registration, Networking and Buffet Refreshments, Alumni Lounge in Bartels Hall   

6:45 PM - 7:00 PM Attendees walk to nearby Bucknall Auditorium in Dodds Hall

7:00 PM - 8:15 PM   Program and Q&A, Bucknall Auditorium in Dodds Hall
8:15 PM - 8:30 PM  Closing Remarks and Door Prize Drawing 

 for Program and Dinner
CBC Members: $60 per person
 $100 per person
Government Employee/Student/Subsidized:  $30 per person

**Please register by April 9, 2020 to avoid a $20 administrative fee. Day-of and Walk-in spots are limited and if available will incur a $30 administrative fee.




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Theresa Casey, FSMPS, CPSM, Executive Director, On Target Marketing & Communications, (860) 228-0163 or
Grace DelStritto, Administrative Assistant, (203) 934-4831 or 
Lucia Visconti, Operations Coordinator, 

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