20 Year Anniversary Celebration for MSc Sustainable Building: Performance and Design at Oxford Brookes UniversityBy Oxford Brookes The Faculty of Technology, Design and Environment Tue, Nov 25, 2014 5:37PM UTC Comments Off
On 31 October the School of Architecture at Oxford Brookes University held a 20 year anniversary celebration for the master’s degree in Sustainable Building: Performance and Design. The event took place at Headington Hill Hall and was attended by over forty alumni, staff and current students. The event began with an opening speech on the...
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