The Green Roof

The LEED-Gold certified Diana Center was built with a green roof that helps extend the life of the roofing membrane, provide energy savings, and creates valuable public green space. It also provides Barnard students a unique place to conduct studies and experiments.

Green Roof Advantages

  • Extends the green space of the campus

  • Reduces heat transfer through roof, improving energy efficiency

  • Limits rainwater surges

  • Serves as an outdoor classroom

  •  Provides an entertainment venue