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Welcome Center

2011-07-22T12:09:46-04:00March 30th, 2011|Categories: Home Stories|Tags: , , |

The new Welcome Center opened its doors on March 22, 2011. The building received LEED  Gold certification in July 2011. The Welcome Center is one of two building on campus that allows occupants to monitor energy and water usage through a Lucid Dashboard. See what Admissions staff and visitors see: check the weather, compare water, gas and [...]

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LEED designed Welcome Center opens

2011-03-24T16:29:38-04:00March 24th, 2011|Categories: Buildings, Campus, Home Stories|Tags: , , |

The university’s elegant new Welcome Center officially opened its doors for business on March 22. Construction on the building began in December 2009 and was completed in February of this year. The design firm, Lambert Architecture + Interiors, designed the building to exceed the university’s minimum green building standards by designing to LEED Gold [...]

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Tree relocations save trees from destruction

2011-02-14T12:12:58-04:00February 4th, 2011|Categories: Buildings, Campus, Home Stories, Water and Landscaping|Tags: , , , , , |

With the help of some serious equipment, Landscaping Services staff members successfully removed 24 trees from the future site of the business school, Farrell Hall, and transplanted them at three locations: the new Welcome Center, South Hall, and North Campus Apartments. The various maples, oaks and redbuds that made up the initial transfer group [...]

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