Sustainability in Higher Education – Spotlight on Missouri Science & Technology and Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville

In partnership with the Greater St. Louis Construction Specifications Institute (CSI).

Click here to view a list of program attendees.
Click here to view a PDF of Kevin Adkin’s presentation on SIUE.
Click here to view a PDF of Angela Rolufs’ presentation on Missouri S&T.
Click here to view a PDF of the Solar House Team presentation.

Colleges and Universities across the country are rapidly integrating new and expanding existing sustainability initiatives. This presentation will provide snapshots of sustainability efforts underway in two universities that are located within the broader Missouri Gateway territory.

Attendees will learn about Missouri S&T’s campus sustainability initiatives such as a campus-wide geothermal energy project, comprehensive environmental management system (EMS) that integrates environmental stewardship into the education, research, and administrative activities
of the university, and Solar Village. Students from the Missouri S&T Solar House Team will share information about their entry into the 2013 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Competition.  And SIU-E will discuss projects ranging from a successful bikeshare program to six LEED projects now under construction on their campus.

Missouri S&T Solar Village

SPEAKERS
Angela B. Rolufs, Director, Office of Sustainable Energy & Environmental Engagement at the Missouri University of Science and Technology

Emily Vandivert, Project Manager for the Missouri S&T Solar House Team

Robert Folk, Public Relations Lead for the Missouri S&T Solar House Team

Kevin Adkins, Sustainability Officer at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

CONTINUING EDUCATION: Submitted for approval of 1 GBCI CE Hour and 1 AIA/CES LU.

WHEN: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
5:30 – 6:15 pm – Registration and Networking
6:15 – 7:30 pm – Formal Presentation

WHERE: Alberici Headquarters, 8800 Page (63114) map

FEE: Free to USGBC-MGC Members and full-time students.
$20 for Non-members.

REGISTER: Click here to register online

QUESTIONS?
Contact USGBC-Missouri Gateway staff by email or phone (314) 577-0225.

Thanks to our event sponsors!

ASSA ABLOY

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Farnsworth Group, Inc.

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