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Green home teaches students lessons in engineering, management

Jul 21st, 2011
Green home teaches students lessons in engineering, management

By Robert Crowe   A modern home taking shape in a small plot of land in the middle of a UIW parking lot is launching the careers of engineering management graduates. It’s also earning the campus recognition for environmentally friendly design. The project, known as the House of CARDS (Cardinals Achieve Renewable Design with Solar), evolved
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Renovations, new construction create a healthier environment for students

Jul 21st, 2011
Renovations, new construction create a healthier environment for students

By Ashley Festa UIW has equipped its newly expanded nursing building and other renovated buildings with many of the latest energy-saving features as part of its ongoing commitment to becoming a more environmentally conscious institution. Large windows supplement interior lighting with natural sunlight to reduce energy consumption in the nursing building, which at least one
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