Santa Clara University


Brown Bag Seminar: Green Building in Ghana

Friday, February 20, 2009
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Bannan Engineering 325

Three senior civil engineering students experienced a Christmas break unlike any other they had ever known when they traveled to Africa to help members of Gambibgo, a rural village in Ghana, begin the process of building sustainable housing.

Come and hear Betsy Leaverton, Jessica Long, and Julianne Padgett's account of their trip to Ghana and their experience researching sustainable building materials and processes.

Cookies and beverages will be provided.

SCU Engineering students in Ghana Villagers make blocks using SCU students' method
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