Green http://asumag.com/taxonomy/term/7480/more en Residence hall at San Diego State gets LEED Silver http://asumag.com/green-design-buildings/residence-hall-san-diego-state-gets-leed-silver <div class="node-body article-body">The two resident towers in the South Campus Plaza mixed-use development provide housing for more than 600 students.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-design-buildings/residence-hall-san-diego-state-gets-leed-silver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-design-buildings/residence-hall-san-diego-state-gets-leed-silver#comments Green Design & Buildings Housing & Residence Halls Thu, 25 May 2017 16:37:00 +0000 70031 at http://asumag.com <p>New student housing at San Diego State University has received a LEED&nbsp;Silver rating.</p> San Diego State University Supporting Sustainability http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/supporting-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body">Schools and universities have made significant progress conserving resources and operating more efficiently, but there still are plenty of opportunities to become greener.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/supporting-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/supporting-sustainability#comments Green Design & Buildings Sustainability Initiatives Silver Thu, 18 May 2017 17:18:00 +0000 69851 at http://asumag.com Business school facility at Baylor University receives LEED Gold http://asumag.com/green-design-buildings/business-school-facility-baylor-university-receives-leed-gold <div class="node-body article-body">The $100 million, 275,000-square-foot facility opened in 2015.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-design-buildings/business-school-facility-baylor-university-receives-leed-gold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-design-buildings/business-school-facility-baylor-university-receives-leed-gold#comments Green Design & Buildings New Construction Mon, 15 May 2017 17:00:00 +0000 69721 at http://asumag.com <p>The Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation at Baylor University</p> Health and Natural Science facility under construction at Iowa college http://asumag.com/new-construction/health-and-natural-science-facility-under-construction-iowa-college <div class="node-body article-body">Northwestern College expects the $24.5 million building to open on the Orange City, Iowa, campus in summer 2018.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/new-construction/health-and-natural-science-facility-under-construction-iowa-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/new-construction/health-and-natural-science-facility-under-construction-iowa-college#comments Green Design & Buildings New Construction Science, Laboratory & Research Facilities Thu, 11 May 2017 17:53:00 +0000 69681 at http://asumag.com The Opus Group Solar array goes online at Furman University http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/solar-array-goes-online-furman-university <div class="node-body article-body">2,994-panel array is expected to reduce campus electricity expenditures by 5 percent.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/solar-array-goes-online-furman-university" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/solar-array-goes-online-furman-university#comments Sustainability Initiatives Thu, 04 May 2017 16:14:00 +0000 69501 at http://asumag.com <p>A newly activated array of solar panels near the main entrance to Furman University.</p> Furman University $200 million athletic complex planned for Colby College in Maine http://asumag.com/new-construction/200-million-athletic-complex-planned-colby-college-maine <div class="node-body article-body">The 350,000-square-foot facility is slated to open in 2020</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/new-construction/200-million-athletic-complex-planned-colby-college-maine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/new-construction/200-million-athletic-complex-planned-colby-college-maine#comments Recreation & Athletic Facilities Green Design & Buildings New Construction Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:14:00 +0000 69371 at http://asumag.com <p>Rendering of plans for athletic facility at Colby College.</p> Elementary school under construction in Broomfield, Colo. http://asumag.com/new-construction/elementary-school-under-construction-broomfield-colo <div class="node-body article-body">Project is the first of many in the Adams 12 Five Star district to be funded by a $350 million bond.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/new-construction/elementary-school-under-construction-broomfield-colo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/new-construction/elementary-school-under-construction-broomfield-colo#comments Green Design & Buildings New Construction Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:17:00 +0000 69321 at http://asumag.com <p>Rendering of elementary school planned in Broomfield, Colo.</p> Hord Coplan Macht Best recycling campuses 2017 http://asumag.com/top-10s/best-recycling-campuses-2017 <div class="node-body data_table-body">These colleges and universities had the highest recycling rates in the diversion category of the 2017 Recyclemania competition.</div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://asumag.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://asumag.com/site-files/asumag.com/files/data-tables/recycling rate 2017.csv" type="text/csv; length=561">recycling rate 2017.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Off </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/top-10s/best-recycling-campuses-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/top-10s/best-recycling-campuses-2017#comments Top 10s Sustainability Initiatives Silver Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:56:00 +0000 69281 at http://asumag.com GCA 2017 Honorable Mention (Best New Program) Higher Education: Folsom Lake College, Folsom, Calif. http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-2017-honorable-mention-best-new-program-higher-educati <div class="node-body article-body"><h3>Program Information</h3> <p><strong>Total number of students:</strong> 8,000</p> <p><strong>Total square footage maintained:</strong> 500,000</p> <p><strong>Total number of custodians:</strong> 17</p> <p><strong>Total annual cleaning budget:</strong> $125,000</p></div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-2017-honorable-mention-best-new-program-higher-educati" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-2017-honorable-mention-best-new-program-higher-educati#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:22:00 +0000 69191 at http://asumag.com GCA Honorable Mention K-12/School Districts: Baldwin Union Free School District, Baldwin, N.Y. http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-k-12school-districts-baldwin-union-f <div class="node-body article-body"><h3>Program Information</h3> <p><strong>Total number of students:</strong> 5,579</p> <p><strong>Total square footage maintained:</strong> 840,000</p> <p><strong>Total number of custodians:</strong> 67</p> <p><strong>Total annual cleaning budget:</strong> $250,000</p></div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-k-12school-districts-baldwin-union-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/green-cleaning-award-schools-universities/gca-honorable-mention-k-12school-districts-baldwin-union-f#comments Green Cleaning Award for Schools & Universities Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:17:00 +0000 69181 at http://asumag.com