Active Learning

New Library at University of Saint Mary

St. Mary University

With the help of the Steelcase Active Learning Center grant, the University of Saint Mary reimagined a library space to encourage learning and collaboration while improving connections between students, faculty and the community. The library space is now able to host a wide range of learning opportunities including formal classroom discussion, private study, collaborative small group work and community events such as chess and even yoga.

Learn more about the Active Learning Center Grant at www.steelcase.com/activelearningcenter

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