| Awards * ASHRAE Technology Award in 2001; Category/title: National Capital Chapter 1st Place Award in the Commercial New division * AIA/COTE Top Ten Green Projects in 2001 * Business Week/Architectural Record Awards in 2001 * AIA Washington, D.C., Chapter in 2001; Category/title: Award for Excellence in Architecture * NESEA Green Building Awards in 2003; Category/title: First Prize: Places of Work * Building Design & Construction Magazine in 2001; Category/title: Grand Award, Building Team Project of the YearRatings * U.S. Green Building Council LEED-NC, v.1.0 in 2000; achievement level: Platinum * Planning Sustainable Sites, 7 of 11 possible points * SS Credit 1, Landscaping for Erosion Control * SS Credit 2.1, Reduced Heat Islands, Implement 1 or 2 Measures * SS Credit 4, Reduce Habitat Disturbance * SS Credit 5, Site Preservation/Restoration * SS Credit 7.1, Alternative Transit Facilities, Implement 1 or 2 Measures * SS Credit 7.2, Alternative Transit Facilities, Implement All 3 Measures * SS Bonus Credit 1, Alternative Fueling Facilities * Improving Energy Efficiency, 7 of 11 possible points * EA Prerequisite 1, Building Commissioning * EA Prerequisite 2, Energy Efficiency * EA Credit 1.1a, Energy Efficiency Level 1 * EA Credit 1.2a, Energy Efficiency, Level 2 * EA Credit 1.3a, Energy Efficiency, Level 3 * EA Credit 1.4a, Energy Efficiency, Level 4 * EA Credit 1.5a, Energy Efficiency, Level 5 * EA Credit 3, Waste Heat Recovery * EA Credit 4.1, Renewable/Alternative Energy, 10% * Conserving Materials and Resources, 7 of 12 possible points * MR Prerequisite 1, Elimination of CFCs * MR Prerequisite 2, Storage & Collection of Recyclables * MR Credit 2.1, Resource Reuse, Specify 5% * MR Credit 3.1, Recycled Content, Level 1 * MR Credit 4.1, Construction Waste Management, Level 1 * MR Credit 4.2, Construction Waste Management, Level 2 * MR Credit 5, Local Materials * MR Credit 6.1, Elimination of CFCs & Halons, Mechanical Equipment
When it comes to sports, most people think those ones who have the most physically gifted bodies are the best athletes. The truth is, those top athletes do not just become the best with their innate talents. The current highest paid NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant is said to be the best player in the league and is always in the same conversation with the greatest basketball player of all time, Michael Jordan. Bryant was very confident when he entered the league because he was ranked
The Greatest Game Ever Invented
What is the greatest game ever invented? You could ask a lot of people, but the only true answer is basketball. Basketball is a game which is undoubtedly fun to play, easy to understand, and suitable for all men, women, and children to play! The reason basketball has become so popular is revealed in its history. In the past years there has been some rule changes to make the game safer when you play. They've also made it more convenient for women to play as
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Business Speech Outline
Recycling within the company?
Topic: Benefits of Recycling metal
General Purpose: Propose Recycling benefits
Specific Purpose: By the end of my speech, the audience would buy into the benefits and perks that recycling would bring to the company, and the proposal will be thought upon or approved
Reasons to recycle, for the company and environment
I want to propose to you something that will only
Hoop Dreams is a story about two young men who want to become basketball players in the NBA. Arthur Agee and William Gates are the names of the two boys who were followed from eighth grade to twelve grades to do the movie. Arthur Agee was in the playgrounds of Chicago when St Joseph recruiters saw him. In this part of the movie Arthur seems excited as he may be getting closer to reaching his goal of becoming a NBA basketball player.
Arthur was playing against guy's three years older than he
There are many different drills you can do to help your basketball team stay in shape or get in shape. For instance: jumping rope, 17's, suicides, wall sits, and lane shuffle. All of these drill coaches use to help condtion their team. These drills are very mental and test how strong
could be played indoors in a relatively small space. The first game was played with a soccer ball and two peach baskets used as goals. Naismith devised a set of thirteen rules of basketball: The ball may be thrown in any direction with one or both hands. The ball may be batted in any direction with one or both hands, but never with the fist. A player cannot run with the ball. The player must throw it from the spot on which he catches it, allowance to be made for a man running at good speed. The
. That's also where Jamal first heard about track. So Jamal quit track and said "I should play a different sport." Jamal tried soccer and said no I can't play this. Then he went to football tryouts at his Middle school and didn't make the team. So he went to Basketball tryouts and made 6 out of 8 three pointers and he said I can still run. Jamal made the cut and he was so happy that he could run again. Jamal started out at Point Guard and was already a star. He led his District in assists, points
The brain is a very advanced and complex organ. Its intricate functions are based off of the simplicity of its subunits. These cells play a very important role in the bodies’ complex functions. Its subunits are referred to as neurons, which are made up of a cell body and branching fibers. The procedure for how each neuron produces and accepts neuron transmitters are all similar; so to understand how the subunits work, may someday help us to further understand how the brain and its complex
. We both had the same hobby: basketball. He was taller than me that he played basketball center and I played basketball guard. We have won many basketball matches in our childhood by our good teamwork. Jihao had a large target that he wanted to be a professional basketball player in his whole life and I was happy to see that.
Most years, we lived in the hotel where a good place to stay is. The room was 10 miles east of the mountain we would go. We all rented the bicycles and rode around
Basketball is my passion I play to win, experience the importance of teamwork, to set examples for the younger female basketball players. The reason why I play is cause of the sound my sneakers make when I run up and down the court, the way the ball bounce from hand to hand when I move, to the sound of the crowd screaming and yelling my name drives me to play in a full house. Going up against a new school in the play-offs I’m very nervous but excited yet confident before the game. After
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