LIFE Village funds collaboration with Appalachian to design homes for adults with autism

BOONE, N.C. — After the successful completion of an off-the-shelf tiny home for nonprofit LIFE Village Inc. by students in Appalachian State University’s Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment (STBE) in summer 2018, the STBE department was awarded funding for a second project with the organization.

In fall 2018, students in the Building Science Architectural Design Studio III collaborated with LIFE Village to design housing schemes specifically intended for the users they will serve — adults with autism.

Jason Miller, associate professor and director of the building sciences program in the STBE department, received a $5,000 grant from LIFE Village to fund the project...  (click View Original for complete story and links to additional related stories)

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Published: Feb 13, 2019 3:03pm

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