Community College of Baltimore County New STEM Building

New STEM Building

Community College of Baltimore County

Catonsville, Maryland

65,000 gsf (addition); 45,000 gsf (renovations)



Ellenzweig provided programming, lab planning, and design for renovations to and expansion of the former library to create a new Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) facility for the School of Math and Science (SOMS) at the Community College of Baltimore County on their Catonsville campus.


The SOMS comprises the disciplines of Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Geography, Geospatial Applications, Physics, and Mathematics. Spaces to be created include 15 laboratories, six lecture rooms, tutoring space, science exhibition space, faculty offices, lounge/meeting spaces, and a planetarium.


The project is targeting LEED Silver certification.
Ellenzweig served as Design Architect and Laboratory Planner in a collaboration with GWWO, Architect of Record.