The Good Dorm Room

December 15, 2023

Do you remember the moment when your college dorm room – or a hotel on a long vacation – started to feel like a cozy home away from home? Morgan Aven and Darrell Long explore how hotel rooms and dorm rooms create the illusion of more space, balance spaces for privacy and social interaction, and become the backdrop off some of our most pivotal life moments.  

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Tully Mahoney

With a background in Quantitative Economics, Tully brings a fresh perspective to Page's Storytelling team. She excels in simplifying complex ideas to make the architecture and engineering industry more accessible to a wider audience. As the host of Page’s Podcast, The Good Room, Tully dives into the narratives behind our built world and the minds that shape it. The podcast serves as her platform to help demystify the intricacies of design.


Morgan Aven

As an Associate Architect at Page, Morgan has worked on a wide range of campus buildings, from a 1,200-bed residence hall to STEM buildings and technical laboratories. No matter the scope or program, she works collaboratively with clients to fully address their needs, whether promoting/enhancing their larger mission or managing their day-to-day needs for a project.


Darrell Long