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Call for Sustainability Case Studies - Get Published!

The March/April 2018 issue of APPA’s Facilities Manager magazine will highlight innovative sustainability programs and services at colleges, universities, and schools. We’ll also consider submissions for a forthcoming publication of sustainability success stories. Send us your case study or program description. View last year’s published submissions.

  • Deadline for articles and photos: Friday, January 19, 2018.
  • Articles should be 200 words. Include author's name, title, affiliation, and email.
  • Send a high-resolution campus logo.
  • Photos should be high-resolution (at least 300 dpi; or 1,800 X 1,200 pixels) send only 1 photo per submission.
  • You may send more than one case study per school, but please send them separately.
  • Submissions from business partners are welcomed but should be focused on a school's program and cannot be self-promotional or company- or product-specific.
  • Submission of case studies implies the granting to APPA the right to publish them in Facilities Manager and other APPA resources.
  • Send your materials to: Steve Glazner, Editor, steve@appa.org.

Facilities Manager brings the reader the views and experiences of the people behind the facilities operations. Articles are written by facilities professionals for facilities professionals, giving readers practical and big-picture perspectives on issues and challenges shared across the profession. Readers turn to Facilities Manager for the research, solutions, creative strategies, and best practices to inform and transform their work.

Facilities Manager Magazine
March/April 2009
Energy Utilities & Sustainability

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Campus Climate Neutrality -- Yes We Can! It's a Big Challenge, But Here's How to Do it.
by Walter Simpson

Carbon Neutrality and the Use of Offsets
by Richard A. Ney and Judith R. Purman

Carbon Emissions Trading and Combined Heat and Power Strategies: Unintended Consequences
by John C. Tysseling; Mary Vosevich; Benjamin R. Boersma; Jefferey A. Zumwalt

National Trends in Sustainability Performance: Lessons from Facilities Leaders
by Kristy M. Jones and L. Julian Keniry

LEDs: DOE Programs Add Credibility to a Developing Technology
by Susan Conbere

Improving Affordability of Higher Education through Buying Consortia
by Larry A. Isaak, Robert J. Trembath, James Sebesta

New Products Supplement
by Various Authors


From the Editor
by Steve Glazner

Facilities Digest
by Anita Dosik

Executive Summary
The Stimulus Bill and the Education Industry
by E. Lander Medlin

Membership Matters
Thank You, APPA! Our Membership Efforts are a Success
by Nancy Hurt

Code Talkers
APPA Code Advocacy Task Force Wins Change in the Fire Alarm Code
by Kevin Folsom, Carl Willms, Michael A. Anthony

Knowledge Builders
Exploring the Best LEED Program Application Strategy for Higher Education
by Harvey Chace

Coming Events
APPA 2009
by Various Authors

Facility Asset Management
The Predictability of Unplanned Failures
by Matt Adams

The Bookshelf
by Theodore J. Weidner

New Products
by Gerry Van Treeck

Index of Advertisers
Ad Index
by Various Authors

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