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Published on 09 Apr 2015 Written by Patricia Andrasik Posted in Center for Green Schools

In the heart of Washington, D.C., the Catholic University of America (CUA) is the proving ground for a new approach to multidisciplinary education. Since the university has no designated sustainability office or officer,...

Published on 09 Apr 2015 Written by MIchele Curreri Posted in Center for Green Schools

According to a recent study conducted by the U.S. Department of Education, nearly a third of public schools were rated to have poor or fair building systems, including HVAC systems, demonstrating a need for modern, well-maintained and...

Published on 06 Apr 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

This year’s National Health Schools Day will take place on April 7, coinciding with Public Health Week, and will encourage communities to rally around their schools to make them healthier places for their valuable occupants...

Published on 02 Apr 2015 Written by Kate Nelson Posted in Center for Green Schools

Making the invisible, visible… and valuable.

The view from here is good. After five plus years in the stacks of facility plans surrounded by crisis-driven tradesmen and women, the University of Wisconsin-...

Published on 31 Mar 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

Over the past four years, the Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-Green Ribbon Schools) has united the national green schools movement with a universal set of criteria....

Published on 26 Mar 2015 Written by Marie Laule Posted in Center for Green Schools

During the 2014-2015 academic year, 22 students from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) are participating in a multi-term LEED® Labcourse,...

Published on 24 Mar 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

Over the past four years, the Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-Green Ribbon Schools) has united the national green schools movement with a universal set of criteria....

Published on 23 Mar 2015 Written by Mayda Colon Posted in Center for Green Schools

USGBC Wyoming Chapter volunteer Mayda Colón is leading a partnership in Casper, engaging elementary school students with the design-build process and bringing a much needed garden to the community. Partners include ...

Published on 16 Mar 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

Over the past four years, the Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-Green Ribbon Schools) has united the national green schools movement with a universal set of criteria. These...

Published on 12 Mar 2015 Posted in Center for Green Schools

I have now said the phrase, “Yes, it’s true, I’m going back to Antarctica” to so many people so many times, that I’m actually starting to believe it myself. It seems too good to be true, but yes, it is happening!

In less than 24 hours, I will be boarding a...

Published on 06 Mar 2015 Written by Aline Peterson Posted in Center for Green Schools

Something remarkable has happened in Washington, DC. Beyond the glare of the news cycle, the political positioning and the national debates, Dunbar High School, located a stone’s throw from the U.S. Capitol...

Published on 05 Mar 2015 Posted in Center for Green Schools

The Nature’s Voices Project is an initiative of the Green Schools Initiative that combines the power of environmental education, storytelling and youth voices to build support for a sustainable,...

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