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Food for Thought: Solar Decathlon [Free Lunch]

22 Apr

Don’t miss out on the last Food for Thought of the semester!  Seats are still available, and the lunch is still free.  The topic is still GW’s entry in the Solar Decathlon, and you still can make it!

Thursday, April 25th from 1-2pm in the UHP Club Room in Foggy Bottom (714 21st Street)

Register Here

Food for Thought: Solar Decathlon [Free Lunch]

16 Apr

Food for Thought: Harvest Home, GW’s entry in Solar Decathlon 2013

Lunch and lecture with Prof. Kim Roddis, UHP Faculty Fellow 2012-2013

714 21st Street, UHP Club Room at the Foggy Bottom campus

The Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive. GW is a member of Team Capitol DC, a partnership that also includes the Catholic University of America and American University. Come learn about Harvest Home. A model of the house and its landscape will be on display.

We’ll provide lunch, you bring your questions! Seats are limited to 15, so sign up now.

Register Here

Solar Decathlon Class Still Available

4 Sep

The add/drop period is still open, so we wanted to let you know about a change to one of our Scientific Reasoning and Discovery courses: Solar Decathlon, taught by Faculty Fellow Prof. Roddis.

The course now counts towards GW’s Sustainability Minor as Science/Engineering, along with is still counting for HONR: Scientific Reasoning and Discovery; GWSB: Science; SEAS: Elective; ESIA: Science.  (Please note that it doesn’t count towards CCAS’ G-PAC science requirement.)

Interested?  The full description is below, and there’s still time to switch into the class!

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