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Evening at Egan Lecture

Juneau, AK

Date of Press Release: Oct 14, 2008

Constructing, Maintaining, or Renovating in a
Miserable Climate: Energy Efficiency Revisisted

Marquam George, Assoc. Professor of Construction Technology, UAS
October 17, 2008, 7 P.M., Egan Lecture Hall, University of Alaska Southeast

Your home uses energy every day, all day long, maybe year ‘round. Explore strategies that are successfully changing building practices and systems to make your home more affordable and energy efficient.

UAS Associate Professor Marquam George coordinates the construction technology program and applied building research and technology with tribal housing and industry professionals. He serves as research committee chair for the Cold Climate Housing Research Center, a regional project manager for the Building America program in Alaska, and a committee member of ASHRAE 62.2, Ventilation and Acceptable Indoor Air Quality in Low-Rise Residential Buildings.  George also rates the energy efficiency of homes for the state of Alaska.

The Evening at Egan lecture series is held every Friday at 7 p.m. through November 21, 2008. The October 24th lecture is, Wild About Harry; The Myth of Truman in the Age of Bush with Dr. David Noon, Assistant Prof. of History, UAS.

All Evening at Egan lectures are simulcast on UATV Cable Channel 11.
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Press Release Contact

Marquam George

UAS Associate Professor of Construction Technology, Program Head

(907) 796-6124

Katie Bausler

UAS Director of Public Relations and Marketing

(907) 796-6530