• Cultural aspects of sustainable development 

      Fithian, Cody; Powell, Ashleigh (2009-11)
      The history of humanity's struggle for survival has produced a mindset that values production and consumption. But it has become increasingly obvious that this mindset has become outdated as the planet's population threatens ...
    • Green building materials: determining the true definition of green 

      Fithian, Cody; Sheets, Andrea (2009-10)
      As of fall 2009, there are over fifty regional and national green labeling programs throughout the United States. Each of these have similar yet quite different versions of rating systems and qualifying characteristics ...
    • Transit oriented development 

      Lang, Werner; Wang, Wilfried; Bader, Stefan (The University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture Center for Sustainable Development, 2009-12)
      Students in the School of Architecture's Fall 2009 Advanced Design Studio on Sustainable Architecture were asked to design a railway station that would serve as a central hub for the Austin metro area's proposed high-speed ...