Los Angeles, CA
Ohlone College, Academic Core Buildings, Fremont, CA
Community colleges are a cornerstone of the American higher education system. They enroll nearly half our country’s college students and act as an affordable and accessible gateway into higher education and the workforce.
Ohlone College’s Fremont campus—located about 40 miles ou… Read More
The college has a long-term goal of achieving net-zero energy consumption, the design harnesses an existing on-site solar farm and introduces a new geothermal ground loop system that heats and cools the new buildings. Optimal building orientation, shading devices, daylight harvesting, high-perfo… Read More
CannonDesign helped Ohlone College replace three aging, water-damaged buildings and transform the campus – located in Fremont about 40 miles outside of San Francisco. The revitalized campus core completely transforms the student experience as a science center, music and visual arts center, and a… Read More
Ohlone College’s Fremont campus—located about 40 miles outside of San Francisco—is a key part of the higher education system within California’s Bay Area. To better prepare local students to seize the region’s in-demand jobs, we partnered with Anderson Brulé Architects and the college to design its … Read More
Ohlone College is committed to sharing facility energy and water use data with the US Green Building Council for a minimum of five years and to using these new buildings as examples for human and environmental wellness.
CannonDesign worked with the college to replace three older facilities built in the 1970s that resembled daunting “castles.” The new buildings are the complete opposite: open, airy and welcoming. Located on a very challenging, hillside site, the buildings seamlessly link lower campus to uppe… Read More