Project Description

E.W. Burman Inc worked closely with DBVW Architects and with the University of Rhode Island to renovate 18,000 square feet of space in Ranger Hall, a prominent historic building located on URI’s main quadrangle. The goal of the project was to create the “Harrington Hub” for the Harrington School of Communication and Media, a place where faculty and staff can find the tools they need for a variety of media and technology projects.

The project created 11 rooms on the first floor, including active learning classrooms, three audio/video editing suites, an audio recording studio, a film screening room, a social media innovation lab, a media equipment resource center, an advising center and a living room for students, faculty, alumni and guests to gather


Harrington School of Communication and Media


The University of Rhode Island

What We Did

General Contracting


“This facility is so much more in depth and high tech than what we’ve been used to”