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UI research finds students benefit from classroom views of green landscape

The Main Quad at the University of Illinois.

By Yi Zhang

February 9, 2016

Students studying in a classroom with windows and a green view will perform better academically than students studying in a windowless classroom or a room without a green view, according to a new study.The research, conducted by Dongying Li, graduate student in Landscape Architecture, and William Sulli...

Exposure to greenery could reduce stress levels

By Caroline Vakil

April 22, 2015

Trees have healing powers. At least, that is the conclusion of landscape architecture researcher Bin Jiang. He, along with fellow researchers — Chun-Yen Chang, researcher at the Laboratory of Healthy Landscape Healthy People of the National Taiwan University, and William Sullivan, professor of land...