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    CULTURAL INITIATIVE

    Architectural education often cloisters students in an internally focused world of individualized design — encouraging Wright-like bravado or Gehry-esque showmanship. The work of educator Sergio Palleroni challenges this instructional paradigm, and the profession as a whole, to confront a larger global reality and to creatively tackle problems of growing poverty, increasing population, and shrinking resources.

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    PREFAB PLATINUM

    On a cloudy day in April 2006, a crowd of curious onlookers gathered on a hillside street in Santa Monica, California, to watch the installation of the first LivingHomes prefabricated house. Over the course of eight hours, 11 modules were hoisted by crane onto a concrete slab in a dramatic departure from traditional residential construction.

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    Green Light for Architecture — The Press, 2007.0109

    'Green' Developers Look to Renovations — International Herald Tribune, 2007.0109

    Kevin's Ark: How to Build an Eco-House — Mail & Guardian, 2007.0109

    Long-Term Global Forecast? Fewer Continents — New York Times, 2007.0109

    Building from the Ground Up — USA Today, 2007.0109

    Consultant Predicts the Future of the Green Building Industry — PR Web, 2007.0109

    A Green Building Revolution Is Hitting Home and Office — Infozine, 2007.0108

    EPA Rejects Proposed Lumber Treatment — New York Times, 2007.0108

    Prefabs Make Way for Affordable Green Homes — New Builder, 2007.0108

    Cook Inlet Belugas Face Extinction Risk — New York Times, 2007.0108

    How to Save the Planet by Borrowing — Guardian Unlimited, 2007.0107

    Gwinnett County Educational Center — Dexigner, 2007.0107

    Car Boom Puts Europe on Road to a Smoggy Future — New York Times, 2007.0107

    Home into Low-Maintenance Eco-Friendly Options — Financial Express, 2007.0107

    A Green Spec on the Planet — Denver Post, 2007.0106

    Straw Building Earns LEED Gold — Interior Design, 2007.0105

    Growing Greener Prefab — World Changing (blog), 2007.0104

    Impact of Transportation Costs on Location Decisions — Revitalization Online, 2007.0104

    Sustainability Grand Rapid's Competitive Advantage — Revitalization Online, 2007.0104

    He's Still Following the Sun — Los Angeles Times, 2007.0103

    Buildings That Breathe — E Magazine, 2007.0103

    Can New Orleans Rebuild Along Green, Affordable Lines? — BDC, 2007.0103

    New Orleans Sliding into the Gulf — Live Science, 2007.0102

    Empowering Citizens to Build Sustainable Communities — GovTech, 2007.0102

    Warming May Change Amazon — Central Florida News, 2006.1231

    Green Dream a Red-Tape Nightmare — San Francisco Chronicle, 2006.1231

    Carbon Neutrality Comes to North American Lips — Vancouver Sun, 2006.1230

    The Path to Platinum — BusinessWeek, 2006.1229

    The Future of Solar Power Lies in the Northeast — RenewableEnergyAccess.com, 2006.1227

    SBIC'S 2006 Award Winners — Sustainable Buildings Industry Council press release, 2006.1226

    Gore Plans to Initiate Grass-Roots 'Carbon Freeze' Movement — Boston Globe, 2006.1210

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