Hazel and Klinetob-Lowe Present at National Energy Education Summit

The Hamer Center has been proud to support the Penn State U.S. Department of Energy Race to Zero competition teams since the competition’s inaugural offering. The participatory learning strategies that are being continually developed with each new team were presented by Sarah Klinetob Lowe, Housing Systems Specialist with the Pennsylvania Housing Research Center of Penn […]


Penn State Awards E+D with Strategic Initiative Seed Grant

Ecology and Design, focused on the creation of a Penn State Center for Ecology and Design (E+D), that will address the need to fuse ecology and design in built works, and establish the University as a leader in E+D innovation and education, in support of stewarding our planet’s resources. The Hamer Center has been proud to […]


19 4th year Architecture students presented design work in Pottstown, Pa on November 16. 35 community representatives from Pottstown Area Health and Wellness Foundation and other Pottstown organizations participated.

Pottstown Partnership | November Update

On November 16, fourth-year architecture students presented design work in Pottstown, PA. There were 35 community representatives from Pottstown Area Health and Wellness Foundation and other Pottstown organizations who also participated.


Students and professionals discussing the project inside a home under construction with paint cans around.

2018 Penn State Race to Zero | Continued Development

(Story and all photos by Chris Hazel) The 2018 Race to Zero competition has been hard at work over the past several weeks continuing to develop their zero-energy home design in collaboration with S&A Homes, one of the largest producers of homes in the central Pennsylvania region. Over the past two months, students have met […]


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