Gallery: Barnard College’s Diana Center is a Green-Roofed Gem in NYC

 
Barnard College, one of the prestigious 'Seven Sisters' schools on the East Coast, made a bold eco statement this last year with its newest arts center located on Broadway Ave in Manhattan. Named after a former student who donated 1/3 of the cost of the building, the Diana Center includes a long checklist of green building strategies that meet LEED Silver standards. Since its opening in February, the green-roofed building has won a Progressive Architecture Award as well as the AIA New York State "Award of Excellence" and the "Best in New York State" award.

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