TS01 - Building a Better Northwestern

Saturday, November 17 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM | Tour Meet Desk « Back

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Come to Evanston to see how Northwestern University is fostering environmental and ethical stewardship through sustainable campus building. The lakefront tour includes a visit to the Kellogg Global Hub, Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts and Kresge Centennial Hall.

Learning Objectives:

Explore how to achieve LEED Platinum certification with a building renovation.

Describe how to incorporate rooftop solar arrays on an existing building in an urban setting.

Discover radiant heating and cooling system design for multiple buildings in a campus setting.

Summarize strategies for designing for the musical arts, including adhering to acoustic and soundproof requirements while using sustainable materials.

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Event Type: Tour > Session