LEADING TO A GREATER LEED : Campus Buildings Pushed to the Next Level
ACHIEVING LEED CERTIFICATION FROM the U.S. Green Building Council is certainly an accomplishment worth celebrating. Demonstrating sustainability in facility design shines a positive light on the institution, too. Attaining the highest level of certification possible for a campus building is often a goal.
Picture this: Your college has been facing a cash-rich, cash-poor battle for decades, and the possibility of its doors closing seems imminent. To halt the cycle, the board of directors turns to what its members think may be the best option for dealing with these financial ails-approving the sale of art in your school's collection.
EVER SINCE PLATO WROTE THE DIALOGUES, students have been endeavoring to capture class content for later review. Usually the method of choice is pen and paper, but sometimes cassette recorders are employed. For most, neither method is adequate.
THE PHONE RINGS. THERE ARE REPORTS OF GUN-SHOTS on campus. Apparently someone is holed up in a tall building in the middle of the university campus, firing shots from a rifle at random passersby, police, and campus security officers. Eventually he is subdued.