UO ASHRAE "Ducts" Branch

October 8, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu

October 2014 Meeting!

Please join us at noon, October 8 in LA279.  Learn about  branch activities, meet the officers, hear about upcoming activities. What is ASHRAE? The American Society for Heating Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers! Th first student branch in the state of Oregon! Stay tuned for upcoming tours . . .

May 8, 2014
by aef@uoregon.edu

Congratulations 2014-2015 Officers!

Congratulations to our newly elected officers for the 2014-2015 year! Our chapter meeting last week was full of pizza, TED talk, and elections excitement. Welcome to the team officers!

Congrats to:

Tyler Mavichien – President
Will Brechter – Vice President
Luis Erazo – Secretary
Eric Schmidt – Treasurer
Charlie Eckblad – Special Events Coordinator
Devin Smith – Web Manager and Membership

We also had a few excited individuals who will be offering their assistance as needed in various areas throughout the year – Luke Larsen and Haley Davis

Can’t wait to see what’s in store for next year!

April 25, 2014
by aef@uoregon.edu

April Meeting! TED talk + ELECTIONS!

Date: Wednesday, April 30th

Time: 12:00 noon

Place: LA 279

Join us in LA 279 for FREE PIZZA and a TEDtalk by Alex Laskey on how behavioral science can lower your energy bill. Officer elections will also take place. If you’re interested in running for a position come by and hang out! Questions? Email Tyler Mavichien at mavichie@uoregon.edu.

February 20, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu

TOUR: Hatfield-Dowlin Complex

Wednesday, February 26th 12:30PM* – 3PM (Limited to 10 people)
Thursday, February 27th 12:30PM* – 3PM, (Limited to 10 people)

Please contact Tyler to reserve your spot! mavichie@uoregon.edu
*includes walking time

February 8, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu

2014 LEED GA Workshop

Interested in becoming a LEED accredited Green Associate? The ASHRAE Student Chapter is sponsoring a heavily discounted all-day prep workshop for the GA exam on Saturday, March 1, 2014 9-5pm. Register now!  Spaces are limited.

Cost: $50 ASHRAE members, $75 non-members (space limited to 30 participants)

Registration: Registration forms available at Pacific Hall 100
Checks made out to the “University of Oregon” (or cash) and can be returned under
the door of PAC100 (Alison Kwok’s office) or submitted to the following ASHRAE workshop representatives:

Ashleigh Fischer: aef@uoregon.edu
Joe Buccini: buccini@uoregon.edu
Luiz Erazo: lerazo@uoregon.edu

No refunds will be available after February 24th, 2014

January 28, 2014
by akwok@uoregon.edu

Highlights from the Big Apple

Tyler Mavichien and Regan Greenhill present “Visible Ventilation” — a project that produces animations showing the function of the hybrid and ventilative cooling and highlights from the ASHRAE Winter Meeting (January 2014).  Join for pizza and a great talk!  LA 279

November 23, 2013
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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Allen Hall + Data Center: Presentation+Tour

ASHRAE Willamette Valley Section, University of Oregon, and UO ASHRAE Student Branch invite you to Allen Hall for a night of data, design, systems and collaboration:

5:00-6:00 Social Hour, no host bar
6:00-7:00 Dinner and Presentation
7:00-8:00+ Tour of Allen Hall and Data Center

$30 cash or check (made to The University of Oregon); $15 for student ASHRAE members.
Please RSVP before December 10; space limited. Call 541-232-2576  or email Ben Wallace benw@OregonAirReps.com

November 15, 2013
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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Branch Meeting & Lawrence Hall HVAC History Tour

Back by popular demand, Professor Don Corner and Facilities Engineer Ernie Svensson describe the HVAC system integration with the building design of Lawrence. Students will be able to access the mechanical room on the roof and below ground. Meet in Lawrence 279 for presentation and pizza.

October 15, 2013
by akwok@uoregon.edu
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Solar Decathlon: notes from the field

Fourteen students traveled to Irvine to take in DOE’s Solar Decathlon design competition. Presentations will show the unique design of 1000 sf houses built to be powered by the sun.