Mr. Michael S. Nowak, AIA, registered architect and
instructor in the Interior Design program, has earned his Certified Passive
House Consultant accreditation.
certification acknowledges the qualifications needed to successfully design a
Passive House, which is a form of sustainable architecture aimed at reducing
energy costs and providing more comfortable living and working conditions.
By means of super-insulation and careful
detailing of a building’s architecture, energy costs can be reduced
dramatically in residential and commercial construction for both new or