Greensboro, N.C. — The University of North Carolina (UNC) – Greensboro announced that development will begin in May for a $30 million residence hall. The building will contain 400 beds and will be applying for LEED-Silver certification — making it the first dorm on campus to receive the certification. Locally based Samet Corp. will be serving as construction manager, with assistance provided by partners Barton Mallow and SRS Inc. The project architects are Raleigh, N.C.-based Pearce Brinkley Cease & Lee and Maryland-based Ayers/Saint/Gross. The dorm is expected to open in August 2011.
— Coleman Wood