Sam Rashkin received his bachelor's degree in architecture from Syracuse University before completing his master's in urban planning studies at New York University. With over 20 years of distinguished performance as a licensed architect, Mr. Rashkin is a leader in the field. Among his many accomplishments, Sam Rashkin is the chief architect from the U.S. Department of Energy, and one of the founders of the Energy Star standards. He is also the 2012 recipient of The Hanley Award for Vision and Leadership in Sustainable Housing. In addition, Rashkin recently authored the book "Retooling the U.S. Housing Industry: How it Got Here, Why It’s Broken, and How to Fix It." A reception welcoming Rashkin is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. And his presentation will begin at 3 p.m.
The event is sponsored by the East Carolina University student chapter of the National Association of Home Builders and the Department of Construction Management, housed in the College of Technology and Computer Science.