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Center for green schools

October 2011

Published on October 24, 2011 Written by Farah McDill Posted in Center for Green Schools

What will it take to turn Sacramento City Unified School District into a green school district? That was the question department leaders tried to answer last week. On Wednesday, October 12, directors and employees from a variety of departments at SCUSD met at the Serna Center...

Published on October 20, 2011 Written by Patrick Lane Posted in Center for Green Schools

*Knock Knock* That’s the sound of an RA stopping by to ensure you have committed to participating in Campus Conservation Nationals. CCN is the first nationwide electricity and water reduction competition on college and university campuses. Now in its second year, participating schools...

Published on October 13, 2011 Written by Anonymous Posted in Center for Green Schools

Last week at the annual Greenbuild Conference Expo in Toronto, the Center for Green Schools and United Technologies Corp. held a press conference to announce findings from a new independent study conducted on green schools, as...

Published on October 13, 2011 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

Last week was USGBC’s annual Greenbuild Conference Expo. Held in Toronto, Greenbuild brought together 23,000 builders, architects, manufacturers, policy makers, educators, advocates and environmental leaders. The Center for Green Schools at USGBC played off of this year’s...