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Couples Who Want a Better Relationship Can Benefit from CSU Workshop

FORT COLLINS - This Valentine’s Day, couples who want to better their relationship can forget what they’ve heard about learning to fight better, digging up scars...

Laramie County School District

Laramie County School District #1 Sustainability Project | Cheyenne, WY

As part of an ARRA grant, the Institute for the Built Environment (IBE) was engaged by LCSD#1 to reach beyond the grant�?�¢??s renewable energy installations in...

Larimer County Alternative Sentencing Division Building | Fort Collins, CO

The Alternative Sentencing Department is a unique program of the Larimer County Criminal Justice Services Division which allows offenders to serve court ordered jail sentences yet...

Lincoln Elementary Charrette

School district administration invited IBE to facilitate a visioning design charrette for the new Lincoln Elementary School. The charrette began with a discussion of the...

Health Pro Medical Facility | San Juan, Puerto Rico

The 44,220 square foot Health Pro Medical Center Facility is located in San Juan, Puerto Rico and includes a host of high performance building features. ...

Berry Center for Natural History and Conservation | University of Wyoming

The Robert and Carol Berry Center for Natural History and Conservation brings together research laboratories, faculty and graduate student offices, teaching, and display spaces to the...

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Applied Human Sciences Professor and Alumni Make Volunteering a Way of Life

Toni Schindler Zimmerman, professor in Human Development and Family Studies, has made a point of incorporating volunteering into all aspects of her life, and making sure...

Vail Fire Station 3 | Vail, CO

The Town of Vail recognized the need for better response times in fire emergencies and is committed to building green and energy efficient buildings. To address...

Timnath Fire Station | Timnath, CO

As the Town of Timnath plans for growth and development, Poudre Fire Authority has decided to start the design process for a new fire station that...

Patrick B. Roche Memorial Baseball Facility | Greeley, CO

The Patrick B. Roche baseball training facility was in need of a facelift, and following the Patrick B. Roche Memorial Foundation�?�¢??s mission to instill the values...

Rocky Mountain Innosphere | Fort Collins, CO

The Rocky Mountain Innosphere is a non-profit corporation formed to accelerate the success of high-impact scientific and technology startup companies and promote the development of a...

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Lory Student Center Theater Remodel | Colorado State University

Colorado State University�?�¢??s Lory Student Center is undergoing a renovation of the 50-year-old student theater. The project began with the expectation of only achieving LEED Certified...

Geller Center for Spiritual Development: Design & Visioning Charrette

An interdisciplinary group of about 40 people gathered to participate in the Visioning Workshop Charrette. Participants of the charrette included: employees and board members of the...

Weldon Valley School | Weldona, CO

Weldon Valley School is a K-12 historic school renovation located in Weldona, CO. The project achieved a high level of performance while reusing 100% of existing...

Vista PEAK P-8 | Aurora, CO

Aurora Public Schools embraced green school design by focusing on improving the student-learning environment, reducing operating costs, and protecting the natural environment. The 100,000 square foot...

Summit Hall, EB: O&M Cost Analysis

The report derived through cost and implementation estimation by IBE allowed Colorado State University's Housing and Dining Services to determine the benefits of an LEED...

Grove Fort Collins: Community Engagement & Redesign | Fort Collins, CO

IBE initially engaged with Campus Crest due to the high profile nature of the Fort Collins development project they were proposing to be located on CSURF...

Cheyenne Botanic Children's Garden | Cheyenne, WY

The Cheyenne Botanic Gardens in Cheyenne, WY recognized a unique opportunity for providing a hands-on learning environment for children and adults alike. The Gardens transformed an...

Manfred Diehl

Manfred Diehl Named to Prestigious National Committee

Manfred Diehl, professor in Human Development and Family Studies, has been selected by the Board of Directors of the American Psychological Association for an appointment on...

RIC Signage

Research Innovation Center: Educational Signage

In order to provide educational information for occupants and visitors about the green building strategies used in the building, signage was created focused on energy, water,...

Research Innovation Center | Colorado State University

In January 2007, IBE facilitated a community design charrette that included design professionals, community members, and students for conceptualizing the Research Innovation Center at Colorado State...

Denver Green School Charrette

A group of about 38 interdisciplinary participants, organized into 5 planning groups (Human behavior, Interior Spaces, Site Development, Energy and Operations + Maintenance) came together for...

CO Governor

Colorado State University LEED EB:O&M Feasibility Study

The Colorado Governor's Energy Office (GEO) released a request for proposals to fund a feasibility analysis phase of the LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance...

Cathy Schelly

Colorado State University Students with Autism, Aspergers and Traumatic Brain Injury get Partnered with Other CSU Student Mentors

FORT COLLINS - More than 100 Colorado State University students fall somewhere on the spectrum of autism and Aspergerâ??s syndrome or have experienced traumatic brain injuries....

United Way Housing Services Day Center | Fort Collins, CO

The Housing Services Day Center is an innovative community initiative to address homelessness and poverty in Larimer County. It is a resource center being built through...

Sargent Junior High | Monte Vista, CO

Sargent School District began plans to construct a 63,000 square foot Junior/Senior High School near Monte Vista, Colorado. Early in the design process, school officials...

Rockwell Signage

Rockwell Hall: Educational Signage

In order to provide educational information for occupants and visitors about the green building strategies used in Rockwell Hall, signage was created focused on energy, water,...

RB+B Architects: Sustainability Management System (SMS)

An SMS is a long-term road map for an organization to achieve corporate sustainability. The RB+B SMS defines roles and responsibilities for improving sustainability performance and...

Rockwell Hall West | Colorado State University

The 51,000 square foot addition to Rockwell Hall consists of several new classrooms, faculty and grad student offices, conference rooms, and student lounge space, providing a...

Poudre Fire Station #4 | Fort Collins, CO

Poudre Fire Authority (PFA) was in need of replacing an old fire station with a new facility that would better respond to the needs of Southwest...