Amherst, MA – A new video produced by UMASS and Living Routes Alum Kris Badertscher describes the new green building in ecovillages summer course(  BCT Alum and UMASS Sustainability Specialist Ryan Harb developed the hands-on course which has been offered in each of the past two years.  The course combines classroom learning with hands-on experience and is typically offered over a 3 week period each summer at the Sirius Community in Shutesbury, MA.  Dr. David Damery, Director of the BCT Program acts as Faculty Sponsor for this course which is accredited through UMASS.  For more information see