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Congratulations on Making New Bren Center a Completely Green Building
Daily Nexus
Letters to the Editor:
Robin Mark Freeman, Director Merrit College Ecological Design Program
October 17, 2001


Congratulations to UCSB and the Bren Center from a proud UCSB parent ("California's 'Greenest' Building To Open on Campus in January," Sept. 28, 2001).

I suggested making the Bren Center a green building at one of the events during our daughter's 1998 freshman orientation. I was invited to meet with the new project managers. They were worried that the design was already too far along to make it green. I pointed out that there were still many opportunities. I am delighted to see that those opportunities have been fully realized.

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