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UW–Madison School of Nursing

Installed in July 2014, these exhibits interpret the story and historical collection of the UW–Madison School of Nursing. Bluestone + Associates was hired to develop an interpretive plan for the building and grounds which would then lead to the development of interpretive exhibits and graphics, interactive audio-visual components and other interpretive elements. 13 more words

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Sagawau Environmental Learning Center

SELC is a teacher training facility and nature center operated by the Forest Preserve District of Cook County (FPDCC), Illinois. The FPDCC has invested approximately $5 million to create a new facility to house exhibits, classrooms, staff office and public gathering spaces. 66 more words

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Hidden Oaks Nature Center

This new platinum LEED structure serves as a nature center for approximately 100 acres of former savanna and bluff overlooking the DuPage River in Bolingbrook, Illinois. 257 more words

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Little Red School House

This project is a new nature center replacing an old and much-loved one that has served the public well since 1955. The building is filled with hands-on experiences for its visitors including skull, wood and animal track guessing games, a 200-square foot community turtle habitat as well as over 40 live animals and a full-size recreation of a Potawatomi Indian wigwam. 75 more words

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John G. Shedd Aquarium – Amazon Rising Exhibit

This exhibit is the highlight of a $135 million, 15-year master plan and expansion for the Shedd Aquarium. Its theme is the annual rise and fall of the Amazon River and the effect of this natural flood cycle on the animals, plants and people who make up a fragile and interdependent ecosystem along its floodplain. 301 more words

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Great Lakes Naval Training Center, United States Navy

This project is a visitor center museum for the Navy’s Great Lakes Training Center at Camp Porter in Great Lakes, Illinois. Its purpose is to provide information and inspiration to families of the recruits, boy scouts and other local groups about the 9-week basic training program administered at Camp Porter to all recruits entering the Navy. 83 more words

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Knoch Knolls Nature Center

This new facility is located at the confluence of the East and West Branches of the Du Page River in Northern Illinois. The site has a documented history of human involvement going back thousands of years, with numerous artifacts indicating Paleo Indian and other early Native American encampments and activities as well as evidence of an early trading post and sawmill. 239 more words

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