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New Courts, Facilities, Allow Tournament to Join Elite Group

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New Courts, Facilities, Allow Tournament to Join Elite Group

The 30-year relationship between Browning Day and the Western and Southern Open has transformed the regional tournament into a highly regarded world-class attraction with state of the art facilities. The steady growth allowed the tournament to become one of only five tennis events in the world, outside of the grand slams, to feature a combined event with both the men and women competing in the same week. The latest round of projects completed by Browning Day allowed the venue to….

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Mixed-Use Development Planned for Star Building

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Mixed-Use Development Planned for Star Building

Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf Architects is proud to partner with The Whitsett Group on a mixed-use development that will be erected on the site currently occupied by The Indianapolis Star. This project, that will undoubtedly transform Downtown Indianapolis, consists of  three new five-story apartment buildings on the four-acre site between Pennsylvania, New York and Delaware streets. The images below depict the proposed development.

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Auburn University Improving Facilities for Players, Coaches

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Auburn University Improving Facilities for Players, Coaches

Nice and bright office spaces have been linked to increased productivity. It is only fitting then, that Auburn University will invest in improvements to players’ and coaches’ amenities. New technology, increased efficiency and comfort will ultimately lead to better productivity and allow the team to remain competitive at the Southeastern Conference level. The 12,000 square-foot facility upgrades include improvements to the lobby entrance, clubhouse, team locker room, as well as the training room and a more modern laundry room. Coaches….

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IU School of Global and International Studies Grounbreaking

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IU School of Global and International Studies Grounbreaking

Indiana University held inauguration and groundbreaking ceremonies for its new School of Global and International Studies Monday, April 29, in the presence of University officials and some of the best congressional international affairs experts of our time. Vice-President Joe Biden offered remarks via video and  U.S. Senator Dan Coats delivered the keynote address. Former Senator Dick Lugar and former U.S. Rep. Lee Hamilton were also on hand for the groundbreaking ceremonies. Both have been named professors of practice in the new….

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Browning Day April to Remember

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Browning Day April to Remember

Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf Architects is having an April to remember. One grand opening, three dedications and a groundbreaking, all happening this month. Butler University’s Schrott Center for the Performing Arts’ grand opening was on April 18, followed by the dedications of Andy Mohr Softball Field on April 23 and Bart Kaufman Baseball Field on April 26 at Indiana University. St. Catharine College’s Emily W. Hundley Library will be dedicated on April 29, the same day of the groundbreaking of….

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Central Indiana Spring Break “STAYCATION” Ideas

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Central Indiana Spring Break “STAYCATION” Ideas

Finally Spring! It’s time to get out of hibernation and enjoy the great outdoors. With Spring Break upon us, many budget-minded families with no travel plans are looking for ways to keep the kids entertained and avoid the dreaded “I am bored” refrain. If you live in central Indiana, you are in luck. Livability.com recently ranked Indianapolis number 5 in the top 10 Spring Break destinations, and rightfully so. Central Indiana offers several world-class attractions and Browning Day is proud….

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Schrott Center for the Performing Arts earns high praises

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Schrott Center for the Performing Arts earns high praises

The Butler University Schrott Center for The Performing Arts, designed by Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf Architects, is earning high praises from experts and user groups alike. Robert Grechesky, professor of music and director of bands at Butler University, said “The Schrott Center is perfect for virtually every musical ensemble we have in the JCA. A magnificent shell, great lighting, and an aesthetically beautiful hall will make for a great concert experience for performers and listeners alike. The acoustics are clear….

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Emily Hundley Library at St. Catharine College

DePauw University Gets Spectacular New Gateway Entry

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DePauw University Gets Spectacular New Gateway Entry

DePauw University commissioned BDMD to design and implement a new gateway entry into their campus, transforming Anderson Street into a tree lined avenue befitting the history of DePauw, and Greencastle Indiana. Triumph Elms provide a stately elegance while new lighting, brick walks and limestone set a tone to compliment the historic fabric of the homes and neighborhood.  The design team removed on-street parking and converted the tired aging street to two-way traffic flow. Due to the historic architecture of the….

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Orchard House Garden Tour, Saturday, July 14

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Orchard House Garden Tour, Saturday, July 14

Have you always wanted to gain access to some of the most beautiful private gardens in Indianapolis but feared to be arrested for trespassing? Here is your chance. Garden Dialogues, the nationwide series sponsored by The Cultural Landscape Foundation, will feature some of the most beautiful Indianapolis gardens on Saturday, July 14. As part of the series, Barth Hendrickson and Jonathan Hess of Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf Architects will lead a tour of the Orchard House from 1 to 2:30 p.m. to present the….

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