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The Shell Center for Sustainability's mission is to foster an interdisciplinary program of research, outreach, and education to address actions that can be taken to ensure the sustainable development of communities' living standards, interpreted broadly, to encompass all factors affecting the overall quality of life.


A team of architecture students led by Visiting Wortham Professor and advisor Neeraj Bhatia won First Place in the Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development. The winning students already at work returned to Houston to receive their award. Joanna Luo, Weijia Song, and Alexander Yuen participated in the Petropolis of Tomorrow project that received funding from the Shell Center for Sustainability.

Read more about the project.

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