Gallery: Rochester Institute of Technology’s Global Village is a Green ...

 
A new eco village is bringing students and faculty together on Rochester Institute of Technology's campus. The mixed-use project provides a variety of amenities for students to gather and socialize, including restaurants, a cafe, stores, a fitness center, and meeting rooms. The pedestrian-only neighborhood was designed through a collaboration between ARC and SWA Group. Registered for LEED Gold certification, the project includes the use of sustainably harvested wood, a green roof, sustainable stormwater management strategies, and energy-efficient design.

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