Dr. Mukesh Kumar and Heather Wilcox are Trailblazers for Green Corridor

May 13th, 2014 by jsudurp

Dr. Mukesh Kumar, Interim Program Director of the Urban and Regional Planning Department and Heather Wilcox, Ph.D. student in Urban and Regional Planning are seen here with team members Keith Collins, JSUTV Production Manager and Marlin King with the Department of Facilities and Construction in front of the School of Engineering.  Together, they are the recipients of the JSU Creative Award for 2014 for their proposal titled "Jackson State Universiy Rain-Works Challenge."  Their proposed project will be displayed as a digital simulation of the plan.  The purpose is to show the impact of a green corridor near the present School of Engineering buliding which will feature a rain garden,an outdoor green classroom and convertible parking lots.  The award also came with a $5,000.00 stipend.


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