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Published on 16 Aug 2018 Written by Jenny Wiedower Posted in Center for Green Schools

Incorporating physical activity into the classroom is a great way to keep students engaged, especially in the transition from summer vacation to school study. These lessons from Learning Lab get students moving, as well as learning...

Published on 15 Aug 2018 Written by Heather Benjamin Posted in Greenbuild

LEED green building means a lot of things: increased energy efficiency, reduced waste, lower costs. Human health, an increasing priority in the sustainability world, has always been a part of LEED goals as well. At USGBC, we know that the...

Published on 15 Aug 2018 Written by Anna Balfanz Posted in Education

Responding to the wishes of college professors to incorporate green career education into their classrooms, USGBC has released a Green Career Curriculum Toolkit, the fifth in its collection of Higher...

Published on 14 Aug 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Greenbuild

Don't miss out on the excitement—registration is now open for Greenbuild China, set to take place October 23–24 at the...

Published on 14 Aug 2018 Written by Jaime Van Mourik Posted in Education

Over the past four and a half years, we have seen tremendous growth in the LEED Lab network, both in the U.S. and abroad. Our sister green building councils in Latin America have been helping us extend the network to institutions in...

Published on 14 Aug 2018 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in Industry

2018 is USGBC’s 25th anniversary. For a quarter of a century, we’ve come together to make our planet stronger, greener and more sustainable.

During this first generation, our green building family has certified and registered more than...

Published on 14 Aug 2018 Posted in Media

LEED, or Leadership in Energy...

Published on 13 Aug 2018 Written by Kristen Keim Posted in Center for Green Schools

With the beginning of the school year approaching, it’s time to set goals and priorities. Among the many goals you’re sure to make is creating a more sustainable and healthy learning environment with a Green Apple project, which can happen on any date that works for your school....

Published on 08 Aug 2018 Written by nan schramm Posted in Community

On July 25, USCBC National Capital Region’s Commercial Office Committee hosted a panel discussion at the LEED Gold...

Published on 08 Aug 2018 Written by Kristin Haas Posted in Community

Seventhwave, as a nonprofit focused on advancing energy efficiency, lives its mission through research, consulting, program...

Published on 08 Aug 2018 Written by Georgia Barnes Posted in Education

The Green Classroom Professional (GCP) certificate is now available through Education @USGBC. The GCP is...

Published on 07 Aug 2018 Written by David Marcus Posted in Industry

The longest part of a building’s life cycle is its use phase. Once a building opens its doors, there is a constant flow of products purchased and discarded to support ongoing operations and maintenance, creating the building’s waste stream. The amount of waste generated by a building...

Published on 07 Aug 2018 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Center for Green Schools

Share your knowledge as a session speaker at the Green Schools Conference and Expo (GSCE) and IMPACT in 2019.

We're now accepting session proposals and peer reviewer...

Published on 06 Aug 2018 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

USGBC and its community are changing the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated. We achieve this goal with the support of volunteer leadership in communities across the U.S. Learn more about our...

Published on 06 Aug 2018 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

USGBC and its community are changing the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated. We achieve this goal with the support of volunteer leadership in communities across the U.S. Learn more about our...

Published on 06 Aug 2018 Written by Melanie Share Posted in Education

Want to brush up on your LEED know-how? This month, we're sharing three recently added courses on Education @USGBC that focus on LEED:

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Published on 03 Aug 2018 Written by Emily Zhang Posted in Community

Feature image: North Barclay Green Apartment Complex. Photo credit: Paul Burk.

A partner with USGBC in the South Atlantic region, Moseley Architects is a full-service...

Published on 02 Aug 2018 Written by DAVID INGRAM Posted in Community

In 2016, Fire Station No. 3 in Wilmington, North Carolina, achieved LEED Silver certification. Since that time, the station has become fully operational, and...

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