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2017 Interior Design Trends

Temperatures are dropping across the U.S., but these textures, patterns, and colors are heating up. Take a look at some of the hottest design trends and others on the horizon for 2017.

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Give Thanks, Then Get Outdoors – Join the Movement

A nation-wide campaign to get families outdoors, Minnesota’s Legacy Amendment, and new park and trail resources across the Midwest are enhancing outdoor visitor experiences - all while promoting active lifestyles and a greater connection to nature.

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Bring the Cows Home

Hungry Americans are ditching their light, fat free, and reduced cholesterol yogurts, cheeses, and milk for whole, short-label products. The alternative? Whole-fat foods. But what does this mean for the Midwest dairy industry?

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Managing the Right Flow: Inflow + Infiltration 411

Reducing stormwater inflow to sanitary sewers through proactive efforts can have a tremendous impact on communities and homeowners alike.

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Game-Time Decisions

As the level of play from student athletes continues to advance, so too should the performance of sports facilities. Every detail counts, including choosing the right field surface.

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From Playgrounds to Plan Sets – The Evolution of a Career in Civil Engineering

La Crosse Rising Star ISG leader Will Kratt, PE, discusses STEM curriculum, impact, and evolution of modern day civil engineering.

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Why Industrial Design Matters

Just as the materials and processes that go into each product matter, so too do the designs of the spaces where they are made. Find out how are A/E firms are helping companies support happier employees, more efficient processes, and innovative products.

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48,000 lbs of Cans Help Kix Hunger

Spotted: Nine groups of architects and engineers tape swarming around the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota at 8:30 a.m. on a Saturday. And no, Lego-Land was not offering first come, first serve giveaways.