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Dec 01, 2015, 11:38 ET

Steelcase Education Announces Second Annual Grant To Increase Student Focus And Collaboration

Today, Steelcase Education has launched the second annual Active Learning Center (ALC) Grant, a program to provide active learning spaces to...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:12 ET

Steelcase Education Announces Winner In National Student Design Competition

 The grand prize winner of the second annual NEXT Student Design Competition was announced by Steelcase Education on Monday, January...

Dec 16, 2014, 10:08 ET

Steelcase Education To Award Active Learning Classrooms To Innovative Schools And Universities

 Steelcase Education announced today a new grant program to provide active learning spaces to schools across North America. The Active Learning...

Jul 22, 2014, 11:58 ET

New Study Indicates That the Physical Environment Has A Big Impact On Student Behavior and Engagement In Their Learning Process

New data released from Steelcase Education reaffirms the positive correlation between college students' engagement, their perceptions of academic...

Jun 16, 2014, 11:09 ET

Steelcase Receives Top Honors at NeoCon 2014

Steelcase today announced that its family of brands and designers has won several top honors at NeoCon 2014, North America's largest design...

Apr 17, 2014, 11:43 ET
Steelcase creates mindful spaces to help reduce distraction and interference.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase)

Seeking Mindfulness: Steelcase Study Reveals How to Help Employees Find Focus at Work

Steelcase today released findings from its workplace research on how the physical environment can support or hinder mindfulness, along with five...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:42 ET

New Study Shows Classroom Design is Key Contributing Factor in College Students' Enrollment Decisions

 Classrooms have a larger influence over prospective students' enrollment decisions than university provided amenities such as dining and...

Jun 11, 2013, 18:25 ET

Steelcase Receives Five Best of NeoCon Awards at NeoCon 2013

 Steelcase (NYSE: SCS) today announced that its family of brands won five Best of NeoCon Awards, which include four Gold awards and one...

Jun 11, 2013, 11:23 ET
V.I.A. bridges the gap between technology and office brainstorms.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase)

Steelcase Forecast: Walls Are The Next Technology Device

 The newest technological device may be one of the oldest architectural elements – the wall. Steelcase today launches V.I.A.™,...

Jun 06, 2013, 16:19 ET

Nurture® By Steelcase Turns Transitional Moments In Healthcare Into Productive Ones

 A recent study conducted by Nurture researchers following the journey of patients through the healthcare system shed light on three major pain...

Mar 12, 2013, 16:12 ET
The Gesture Chair by Steelcase, for the way technology affects the human body.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase)

Steelcase Global Study Uncovers New Postures Driven By Mobile Technology

Steelcase (NYSE: SCS) today launches Gesture, a new sitting experience, designed in response to the company's latest research about changing...

Jan 10, 2013, 08:00 ET
People are using video in the workplace more than ever, but according to a Steelcase study, they're still not completely comfortable with the process.  As video becomes a dominant form of workplace communication, challenges such as inadequate space, lack of privacy, and concern over physical appearance are making the transition difficult for many people. We may be living on video -- but we're still not entirely comfortable with it yet.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase)

Steelcase at CES: Video Is Impacting The Way We Live, Work and Learn

 As video becomes a dominate communication tool in the workplace and in the classroom, challenges such as inadequate space, lack of privacy,...

Jul 10, 2012, 17:57 ET
Steelcase's table-based collection of classroom furniture, Verb(TM) , in classroom discussion mode.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase, Inc.)

Steelcase Education Solutions Introduces New Active Learning Solutions

Steelcase Education Solutions launches today a first-of-its-kind table-based collection of classroom furniture, Verb™, and enhances...

Jun 13, 2012, 12:53 ET
Steelcase Unveils 'Living on Video' Concept To Optimize Video In Workplace.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase, Inc.)

Steelcase Projection: Video Will Become A Dominant Form Of Workplace Communication

 Steelcase today unveils concept spaces and technology at NeoCon 2012 that will optimize video interactions at work, create an intuitive,...

Mar 16, 2012, 18:11 ET
Work Cafe, a cafeteria cum office program located in Steelcase, Grand Rapids. (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase, Inc.)

From Local Manufacturer to Global Innovator: Steelcase Celebrates 100 Years

 Steelcase today launches a year-long celebration of its 100th anniversary, and its reinvention as a globally integrated enterprise, focused...

Feb 29, 2012, 16:13 ET

À l’occasion de la conférence TED, Steelcase initie un dialogue visant à concrétiser le potentiel humain

- Pour marquer son centième anniversaire, Steelcase veut initier un dialogue sur l'avenir du travail, à travers, notamment, un...

Feb 29, 2012, 16:10 ET

Steelcase presenta el diálogo para desbloquear la promesa humana en TED

- Para celebrar su 100 aniversario, Steelcase enciende la conversación en torno al futuro del trabajo por medio de una película...

Feb 29, 2012, 16:09 ET

Steelcase beginnt Dialog zur Verwirklichung des menschlichen Potenzials auf der TED

Zur Feier seines 100-jährigen Jubiläums bringt Steelcase mit einem Dokumentarfilm, einer Microsite und anderen Initiativen das...

Feb 29, 2012, 10:36 ET
John Maeda, President of RISD and a participant in Steelcase's 100 Minds.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase, Inc.)

Steelcase Introduces Dialogue to Unlock Human Promise at TED

 In celebration of its centennial anniversary this year, Steelcase is exploring the future of work by inviting leading thinkers to participate...

Feb 28, 2012, 14:47 ET
John Maeda, President of RISD and a participant in Steelcase's 100 Minds.  (PRNewsFoto/Steelcase, Inc.)

Steelcase introduce el diálogo para liberar la promesa humana en TED

En celebración de su centenario este año, Steelcase está explorando el futuro del trabajo con su invitación a importantes...