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UDC hosts workshops for the Green Roofs for Healthy Cities 2011 Living Architecture Regional Symposium on April 12, 2011


Washington, DC - UDC is proud to host the education workshops for the Green Roofs for Healthy Cities 2011 Living Architecture Regional Symposium in Washington, D.C. April 12, 2011 with DC Greenworks, the District of Columbia, General Services Administration, the EPA and Landscape Architecture Foundation. The event will show attendees how to obtain the maximum economic performance from green roof and wall technologies, and explore their enormous green job creation potential. Learn best practices from award winning industry experts, discover new supportive policies, attend Green Roof Professional (GRP) training courses and new, leading edge workshops on Rooftop Food Production, integrated water management, and advanced green roof maintenance. Visit the trade show, featuring a green roof demonstration installation, earn continuing education credits and join a panel discussion on what type of roof (blue, white, green) really delivers the most climate change benefits.

As the only urban land-grant institution in the United States, the University of the District of Columbia ( supports a broad mission of education, research and community service across all member colleges and schools, which include the Community College, College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences, College Arts and Sciences, School of Business and Public Administration, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and David A. Clarke School of Law.

The University of the District of Columbia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For a full version of the University’s EO Policy Statement, please visit:

The University of the District of Columbia is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education - 3624 Market Street - Philadelphia, PA 19104 - 267.284.5000


Alan Etter, Vice President of University Relations & Public Affairs,, 202.345.6371