David Vinson, PUPN staff writer, has a PhD in English with specializations in transatlantic literature and cultural studies. He is a committed scholar, teacher, husband, and dad. If you ever meet David, avoid the subject of soccer. His fandom borders on the truly obnoxious.

The Growing Influence of LEED Certification in Higher Education

Higher education plays a significant role in guiding society towards a sustainable future. It does so through research and community...  More

Presentation Technologies in the Lecture-Based Classroom

For years institutions of higher education have integrated smart devices and technologies into the classroom with the goal of improving...  More

Enhancing Campus Aesthetics with Exterior Doors and Windows

Architecture is a visual art, one not so unlike a painting or sculpture. Architects, particularly those who set out to innovate and...  More

Setting the Standard: Strategies for Constructing Energy Efficient Campus Buildings

In size, population, and the many activities taking place on campus, private colleges and universities are in many respects like small,...  More

The Benefits of Student-Driven Recreation Programs

Notable studies have shown that student enrollment and retention have benefitted from universities creating a sense of belonging through...  More

Revolutionizing Green Technology

Founded in 1977, SportsArt has built a culture of forward-facing excellence with its remarkably innovative and green-friendly equipment...  More

Enrollment Recovery and Improving Campus Life

This fall, more than 14.8 million students in the U.S. will return to campus for full-time classwork. What this number tells us is that...  More

Technological Advancements in Pool Maintenance

A swimming pool: crystalline and cool, a place of refuge where one can wade and unwind, splash around and be silly, or experience a...  More

Tapping into Students’ Desires with Tech-Based Exercise Equipment

College students can face an uphill battle when it comes to staying physically fit, not least of all because with newfound independence...  More

Streamlining Communication Platforms and the Growth of Higher Education

It is hardly a secret that higher education enrollment is in a state of decline, and of course the pandemic only added fuel to the fire....  More