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AASHE Conference & Expo: Rethinking Education - Building for a Sustainable Future

10.11.2011 Pittsburgh, PA @ 11:00am

AASHE Conference & Expo: Rethinking Education - Building for a Sustainable Future, Principal and Architect, Mithun AASHE Conference & Expo: Rethinking Education - Building for a Sustainable Future, President and Architect, Mithun

In collaboration with Chatham University, Mithun’s Sandy Mendler and Dave Goldberg will present “Rethinking Education: Building for a Sustainable Future” at the 2011 AASHE conference in Pittsburgh. The team will tell the story of the new School of Sustainability and the Environment that integrates the principles of sustainability and across the academics, buildings and facilities. The team will also describe the evolution of the design, its focus on the land and the principles of permaculture, biophilia and integrated watershed planning – along with strategies to meet the project’s zero energy, zero water and zero waste goals.

Chatham University will also lead a campus tour. Starting at their Shadyside Campus, the tour will move to Chatham Eastside and finish at the Eden Hall Campus, the first sustainable campus in the world built from the ground up.

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