|Faces of the Sherman Center|
Meet six people who were heavily involved in the work that took the Sherman Center from architectural plans to finished building.
|Time-lapse video of the ASC construction|
Watch a bare stretch of meadow turn into one of the nation's most progressive medical research buildings.
A complicated move
Parts of the building still showed exposed steel, pipe and concrete in September, but planning was still underway for filling the ASC with people and equipment.
|Building an energy-efficient building|
From the beginning of the design process for the Albert Sherman Center, energy efficiency and sustainable building practices have been at the forefront.
|Jet engine will drive expanded campus power plant|
To make sure the lights shine brightly in the Albert Sherman Center, UMass Medical School is turning to high-efficiency jet power to expand the output of the campus power plant.
|Jet turbine lands on campus|
A jet engine turbine key to the upgrade of the power plant for the Albert Sherman Center arrives on the UMMS campus.
Selecting ARC/Architectural Resources Cambridge for the project, and exploring their approach to design
Model for Success
Exploring the interaction of digital tools and traditional model-making in the ARC design studio.
Virtual Reality Check
A look at the use of Building Information Modeling, known as BIM, a new three-dimensional digital tool for coordinating design and construction.
An early look at the Sherman Center lab space
Members of the UMMS community got a preview of the look and feel of the new wet-lab areas in the Albert Sherman Center, thanks to guided tours of a full-scale mock-up.
Visualizing the interior
The latest installment of a series of videos highlighting aspects of the design process of the Albert Sherman Center focuses on the selection of interior finishes for the building.