Tag Archive: Center for Sustainable Development RSS

The University of Texas at Austin Hosts Campus Sustainability Symposium

The President's Sustainability Steering Committee at The University of Texas at Austin will host the 2nd Annual UT Campus Sustainability Symposium on Friday, Sept. 23 in the Legislative Assembly Room of the Student Activity Center (SAC).

Collaboration Between School of Architecture and City of Austin Addresses Sustainability, Affordable Housing and Urban Sprawl

The Alley Flat Initiative, a building program that has introduced green, affordable housing to East Austin, has created new model for urban development, according to the Center for Sustainable Development at The University of Texas at Austin.

Congressman Lloyd Doggett Helps Celebrate Housing Initiative Designed by School of Architecture Faculty, Students

Event: Housewarming party for dedication of an alley flat (a sustainable, detached secondary residential unit) in East Austin designed and built by students from the School of Architecture at The University of Texas at Austin. When: Thursday, Aug. 27, 6-8 p.m.; U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett to speak at 6:30 p.m. Where: 904 B Lydia St.…   » Continue Reading

Interdisciplinary Team at The University of Texas at Austin Receives $500,000 Grant to Tackle Urban Sustainability Issues

An interdisciplinary team composed of faculty and graduate students from four divergent areas at The University of Texas at Austin has received $500,000 from the University of Texas System to develop an integrated approach to solving issues associated with rapid urbanization and sustainability.

School of Architecture Promotes Sustainable Design in Core Curriculum with Meadows Foundation Grant

Faculty in the School of Architecture at The University of Texas at Austin will soon have the opportunity to incorporate principles of sustainable design into core curriculum due to a $240,000 grant from the Meadows Foundation.