Math & Science building

Exterior rendering of M&S building
Interior rendering of the M&S Building

Project Description

This project proposes to construct a new addition to the current Science Building that would consolidate Mathematics and Sciences programs. The project would provide programs adequate space for expansion while accommodating the projected program and enrollment growth. The Math Department is currently operating within a temporary facility, which does not provide the infrastructure to support the modern technology necessary for a successful educational delivery. Science programs are dispersed in four different locations on campus, preventing effective communication and sharing of resources among faculty, students and staff. Additionally, as indicated by low capacity/load ratios, deficiencies in lab space are not allowing the programs with heavy laboratory components, such as science, to provide adequate instructional space today or expand program offerings to meet enrollment growth in the future. Consolidating Mathematics and Science programs into the Science Building would encourage inter-disciplinary interaction and achieve goals outlined in the District’s Master Plan.

 
Funding Source

Measure AA, V, and State of California


Architect

CannonDesign


Contractor

Icon West

Math & Science Building Rendering

Math & Science Building Phase 2 Construction

Math & Science Building Demolition

MALIBU CAMPUS

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Project Description

In the 1970s and early 1980s, Santa Monica College offered about 70 general education classes and several non-credit classes in Malibu throughout a semester. Today, the program is limited to a few classes offered in school district buildings.

The facility will be a classroom facility to provide general education classes, science, art and Emeritus College classes. There is also an interpretive center to highlight natural environment and history of Malibu and a Sheriff’s sub-station. The District has worked cooperatively with the City of Malibu and the County of Los Angeles in planning a site at the Malibu Civic Center.



Funding Source

Measure S and V


Architect

QDG Architecture


Contractor

Icon West

March, 2021

January, 2021

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