Students' Centre project history

NLA12_WinnerCapital Development are proud to announce that the NSC won the 2012 New London Award (NLA) in the Education category.  NLA is an Architectural competition that recognises the very best in architecture, planning and development in the capital.  The NLA jury were reportedly looking for a project of the highest design quality that demonstrates a positive impact on its surroundings and makes a wider contribution to life in the city.  Congratulations also go to the two other winners of this category, New University of the Arts Stanton and Williams and Stanley Park High (School) from Haverstock Associates.  See press release from NLA and pictures of the ceremony.

LSE New Students' Centre wins planning permission from Westminster (posted October 2010)
The London School of Economic and Political Science's first new building for more than 40 years drew a step closer with the grant of planning permission by Westminster City Council.

The New Students' Centre  (posted March 2010)
View our film on the New Students' Centre.
LSE students Sophie Giscard D'estaing and Andrew Rajanathan are on a mission to find out why the School is building a new students centre in a short film which is part of the Stories from LSE film series. 

Winner of new Students' Centre competition announced (posted 29 June 2009)
Dublin based practice O'Donnell & Tuomey Architects have been chosen as the winners of the competition to design a new Students' Centre on LSE's Aldwych campus.

LSE to build new Students' Centre  (posted May 2009)
Shortlist for LSE new Students' Centre competition announced
Six architectural practices have been chosen to go through to the next phase in the competition to design a new Students' Centre for LSE on its Aldwych campus. The practices have been selected via a competition run through RIBA's competitions office.

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