Wind Power: An Emerging Choice for Schools

By Lisa Hiserodt
(01/28/2010)
The recent Copenhagen Climate Summit simultaneously highlighted worldwide concerns regarding climate change and international hope for collaborative efforts to re-align the path of human development with the natural systems that sustain it.

$25 Million Visual Arts Center Goes for LEED Certification


(01/27/2010)
Plans are in motion for a new LEED-certified, $25 million visual arts center at the University of Wyoming Laramie Campus, with construction slated to begin in July 2010.

Higher Ed. Association Introduces Green Standard


(01/27/2010)
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education introduced a new sustainability tracking program designed to provide a framework for colleges and universities to gauge their progress with green initiatives.

Report Documents Economic Peaks and Troughs


(11/24/2009)
A recent report from the American Institute of Architects, designed to provide a market snapshot, paints a rosy portrait for architects prior to the economic downturn while offering a warning for firms in the market today.

New Orleans Opens Schools Part of $1.6 Billion Plan


(09/21/2009)
A $1.6 billion master plan to rebuild schools here is coming to fruition with the fall opening of Langston Hughes Elementary School.

Feds Provide H1N1 Virus Guidelines for Schools


(09/21/2009)
The Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Education recently released new guidelines to plan for and respond to the upcoming flu season.

Bronx Multi-Use Facility Will Pair Community Center With School


(09/21/2009)
Officials broke ground on the $83 million New Settlement Community Campus, a pre-K-through-12th-grade public school in the Bronx with a nonprofit community center.

Illinois Debuts LEED for Schools Campus


(09/21/2009)
Hubble Middle School, the first LEED for Schools middle school campus registered in Illinois, opened its doors for the first time for fall classes.

Construction Continues on $83 Million University Expansion


(09/21/2009)
n $83 million expansion and renovation that will dramatically change athletic facilities at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is expected to be completed by 2010.

LACCD Budgets $30 Million for Art Installations


(08/11/2009)
The Los Angeles Community College District recently adopted a resolution to provide funds for public art at each its nine college campuses and satellite facilities.