Hanson to commission University of Illinois Springfield’s new Student Union

The University of Illinois Springfield in Springfield, Ill., has awarded Hanson a contract to commission their new Student Union. The new $15 million, 50,000-square-foot facility will be a central gathering place for students, faculty, staff and visitors that will inspire collaboration and advance the ideas and ideals of the university. Planned spaces include a food service area, offices for student organizations and administrative staff, student-services facilities, meeting rooms and a ballroom.