Water + Life Campus
Lehrer, principal of Los Angeles–based Lehrer Architects, joined forces with architect Mark Gangi and his brother, developer/ construction manager Frank Gangi, in a design/build partnership that came together specifically to work on the Diamond Valley Lake museums.
Lighting Learning Night in New York
Pro lumber yard and lighting dealer Carter Lumber in Ballston Spa, New York, is partnering with New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Lighting Research Center (LRC) to host the seminar "A Lesson in Lighting" on Saturday, October 20...
Venture Opens Educational Facility
Venture Lighting International has opened its new educational facility, Venture Lighting Institute, and its metal halide education program, located in Streetsboro, Ohio. The 80,000-square-foot facility houses Venture's sales and marketing operations center and offers training programs for dealers...
Industry Funding for Education
Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design (HLB) has contributed $25,000 to the Nuckolls Fund for Lighting Education in honor of the late Jules Horton, founder of HLB, to establish an annual Jules Horton International Student Achievement Award scholarship in the amount of $5,000. The scholarship will be...
DOE Hosts Webcast on LEDs
The U.S. Department of Energy will host a 90-minute live webcast Thursday, October 11, 2007, at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time/1:00 p.m. Eastern Time, called "LED Essentials: Technology, Applications, Advantages, Disadvantages". The presentation will provide a broad introduction to the essentials of light...
Peachtree Offers Training Guide
Peachtree Lighting, based in Covington, Georgia, has released a new lighting guide containing 25 short, easy-to-use lessons in architectural lighting basics. The guide can be accessed at
FC Lighting Opens New HQ and Learning Center
FC Lighting has recently moved to a new facility in St. Charles, Illinois. An important part of the new headquarters is "The Edge", a 4,000-square-foot educational center that the company says is the world's largest forum for LED technology. Moving walls and panels accommodate a variety of...
Back By Popular Demand
Zumtobel's AIA/CES November seminars were so well received that the company is offering them again this month. Four free seminars will take place from January 22 to 25, 2007 at the Zumtobel Lighting Showroom in New York City from 6-7:30pm. Presented by Swapna Sundaram, the company's manager of...
IALD Builds Image at Greenbuild 2006
The International Association of Lighting Designers' (IALD) participation at Greenbuild 2006, the largest green building conference in the United States, was a positive return on investment based on the response given by visitors to the association's tabletop exhibit. Greenbuild, the annual...
NEMA Launches Website Explaining Tax Deduction
The Lighting Systems Division of the