News July-Sept. 2014

September 2014 In Posse welcomes Bryanne Dudzik to the team!  Bryanne is our new Drexel Co-Op and will be helping us with Commissioning for the next 6 months. Rob Diemer will be teaching ARCH533 at University of Pennsylvania in the Masters of Environmental Building Design (MEBD) program at Penn Design. Camden Friends Meeting Social Hall in Camden Delaware is a finalist for the DVGBC Groundbreaker awards.  Award winners will be announced at the DVGBC annual green building celebration on September 18. Join us for the second Living Building Challenge Philadelphia Collaborative meeting to be held on September 23rd.  Shannon Kaplan, Rob Diemer and Brendan McGrath are founding members of the Philly Collaborative. August 2014 Josh Butz and Brendan McGrath will be teaching SDN603 – Sustainable Systems course at Philadelphia University for the Masters of Science in Sustainable Design (MSSD) program. Shannon Kaplan will be teaching in the online design studio SDN611 for the Philadelphia University MSSD program. July 2014 In Posse Members Rob Diemer, Shannon Kaplan, and Brendan McGrath are key members in the new Living Building Challenge Philadelphia Collaborative!  The collaborative kicked off it’s first successful meeting back in June.  As part of the meeting, In Posse will be donating $300 to each Philabunance and Project Home as a way to give back to the community.  $5 will be donated for each attendee.  Our next Philly Collaborative meeting will be held in September. Rob Diemer will be attending the APPA conference in San Diego.