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streeter_blog_3_wide

On 21 June 2011 we celebrate one year to go to the London 2012 Festival, the culmination of the Cultural Olympiad, which is designed to inspire creativity in the UK across all forms of culture, especially among young people. In this blog, Jeff Streeter visits a school in Ankara to see the international legacy of the London 2012 Olympics firsthand.

Good Old England

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June 9, 2011

It was the summer of 1996, the year I made contact with the English and the language of the same name. Back then I was a high school student who was soon to be a university student. Since English constitutes an important role both in pre/post academical life my parents thought I should get acquainted with English for my further studies

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BC_Wales_Botanical_7

The recent British Council conference, Buildings of Today and Tomorrow's Reality, gave us a few useful tips when designing and building energy-efficient, sustainable buildings. Here are 23 things to do when designing green buildings…

ODTÜ

ODTÜ

Yaklaşık 1 ay önce, 3 arkadaş, ODTÜ Toplum Bilim Merkezinin düzenlediği “Sürdürülebilir ODTÜ Yerleşkesi” yarışmasına katıldık. British Council da yarışmanın birincisi olacak grubu İngiltere’deki sürdürülebililir kampüs uygulamalarını gözlemleme ve  bu üniversitelerle işbirliğimizi geliştirme çerçevesinde bir İngiltere seyahati ile ödüllendirecekti.

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BC-blog-castle-246x246

While it’s becoming imperative for buildings in ever-growing cities to be energy efficient, it was the norm throughout history to build sustainable and energy efficient buildings...