Nashville Design Week


Green Building Tour: Vanderbilt
by: US Green Building Council, Tennessee Community

11:30 am - 12:30 pm - West Nashville

Join USGBC Tennessee for a tour of Vanderbilt University during Nashville Design Week! Vanderbilt University is a local and global community leader committed to environmental stewardship, protecting natural resources, and enhancing quality of life while maintaining academic, medical, social, and economic productivity. The University uses LEED certification to ensure that their building footprint is sustainable and resilient, with 17 LEED certified projects to date. Attend this free walking tour of three LEED certified building on Vanderbilt's campus to explore the varied facets of sustainable design, including energy efficiency, water conservation, site selection and landscaping, material selection and more. The tour will begin at the Vanderbilt Commons Center on the Peabody Campus. Meet at the main building entrance facing Appleton Place. Tour locations may change depending on weather. Please register to receive email updates. Photography Credit: Daniel Dubois / Copyright Vanderbilt University