Green Building: Issues and Perspectives

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Given our built environment shapes the planet and our communities, green building seeks to minimize environmental impacts, strengthen the fabric of our cities and make our lives more productive and fulfilling. This course explores the technical, as well as the social and political aspects of buildings, providing a solid background in the processes and issues related to green buildings. Guest lecturers from across the country dive into a variety of disciplines, from architecture and engineering to material science and the green building business.