The Center for Healthy Environments faculty is frequently invited to present at conferences and seminars.



NewSchool Lecture Series: The Art of Natural Building
The art of natural building is a celebration of traditional building techniques from the book of the same name. In this lecture Joseph will review dozens of eco-friendly building techniques, from straw bale and cob, to hemp and salvaged materials. These strategies point the way toward a regenerative architecture, and illuminate some of the best practices for ecological design.
June 3, 2015
Presenter: Joseph Kennedy

Neuroscience Symposium Keynote
Architecture & Perception (How the Built Environment Influences Research)
Perkins + Will, Wright State Univ, Dayton OH
May 19, 2015
Keynote: Eve Edelstein, Ph.D.

Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA)
“Towards a Neuroscience for Architecture”
May 30, 2015
Panelist: Eve Edelstein, Ph.D.

Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA)
Neuroscience and Environmental Design: Implications for Education
May 28, 2015
Panelist: Eve Edelstein, Ph.D

NewSchool Lecture Series: Dr. Richard Jackson: America’s Health Threat: Poor Urban Design
A widely recognized leader in Environmental Health and recipient of the Presidential Distinguished Service Award, Professor Jackson spoke at NewSchool of Architecture & Design about the impact of the built environment, urban design and architecture on health and well being.
April 29, 2015
Panel Discussion Participants: Kurt Hunker, FAIA; Michael Stepner, FAIA; Eve Edelstein, Ph.D.