Senior associate Ben Patane, AIA, LEED AP participated in the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC) STEM Workshop held at Randolph-Macon College. He gave a presentation and tour of Brock Hall, a recently-completed 30,000 SF addition to the Copley Science Center. Ballinger provided architecture, engineering and lab planning for the building, which includes teaching and research labs for biology, chemistry and environmental science.

VFIC is a not-for-profit organization that seeks to facilitate innovative and collaborative initiatives between Virginia colleges and ensure that a personalized educational experience remains an affordable choice for future students.