Excavation work began in December on the 10-story Morhposis design, Curbed LA reported. Emerson College, located in Boston, Massachusetts, has run an internship program in Burbank, California for the last 20 years. The new Emerson LA Center will serve as Emerson College’s permanent location for the program.
The building will contain almost 60,000 square feet of student + faculty housing in addition to the 23,000 sq. ft. of instructional and administrative space. They are also aiming for at least a LEED-Silver rating. The project is on track to receive a Certificate of Occupancy in December 2013.
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