What’s Happening at Potter Lawson

With such a creative staff and fun clients, there’s always something new and exciting happening at Potter Lawson.  Check back often to stay current on our projects, awards, press, and exciting news from us!

UW Madison Gordon Dining & Event Center Honored

The University of Wisconsin at Madison, Gordon Dining and Event Center, earned a Gold Citation from American School & University’s Educational Interiors Showcase. Situated between several residence halls that collectively accommodate 3,000 students, the new Gordon Dining and Event Center replaces the campus’s existing dining facility, built in 1965. The 94,700 sf facility provides students […]

Groundbreaking for Domestic Abuse Intervention Services Shelter

Potter Lawson was proud to be a part of the groundbreaking ceremony for the Domestic Abuse Intervention Services, Inc. (DAIS) shelter on Fordem Avenue designed by Potter Lawson. Executive Director Shannon Barry says she hopes to move into the new facility next summer. “We still must raise just over $2 million to meet our capital […]

Digestive Health Center Opens in Madison

UW Health’s new Digestive Health Center at University Crossing is officially open for operation. Designed by Potter Lawson the 65,000 square foot facility has 14 procedure rooms, 46 prep and recovery rooms, 21 exam rooms and four minor procedure rooms, along with a CT scanner and other radiological equipment.   The new DHC will focus […]

Utah Project Earns LEED Gold

Designed by Potter Lawson in association with Jacoby Architects of Salt Lake City, the University of Utah’s newest residence hall recently received gold certification using Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design standards, making it the first LEED-certified university residence hall in Utah. The 167,000-square-foot Donna Garff Marriott Honors Residential Scholars Community, which opened its doors […]

Potter Lawson Sweeps InBusiness Design Awards

The 2013 InBusiness Commercial Design awards were a successful event for the Potter Lawson design team.  We were proud to have received the following awards, including Project of the Year! Top Project of the Year – The Stream at Edgewood College Best Green Built Project – The Stream at Edgewood College Best New Medium Development […]

Wisconsin Energy Institute Celebrates Grand Opening

The Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI), the newest alternative energy research center in the U.S., is now open and was dedicated on April 5, 2013. The five-story, 104,000-square-foot collaboration-centric research center is located on the University of Wisconsin (UW) campus in Madison, Wisconsin. Dedicated to cutting-edge renewable energy systems research, the $55 million project was funded […]