Experience Higher Education DeVos Graduate School of Management Northwood University DeVos Graduate School of Management Midland, Michigan // 27,000 sq. ft. TowerPinkster recently collaborated with Northwood University to create a signature building for the university’s business graduate programs. Designed to model a modern workplace, new flexible classrooms offer opportunities for students and instructors to maximize their effectiveness and quality of education. Large classroom spaces feature chairs on wheels, movable walls, and “break-out” spaces. The open design between the first and second levels with multiple common areas creates a welcoming environment and encourages informal interaction. The building also houses over twenty offices for the graduate school’s faculty and administrative staff. Channeling Northwood’s commitment to environmental stewardship, the building was designed to achieve LEED Silver certification, utilizing the latest technologies in energy-efficient and cost-effective materials and systems.