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October 2012

Published on October 23, 2012 Written by Samantha Frost Posted in Center for Green Schools

Going from the ‘college world’ to the ‘real world’ has been a difficult transition for me. And I’m not just talking about how hard it is to wake up at six in the morning every day (although I do miss sleeping until noon). But in college, there is no such thing as ‘free time.’ For me, there was class, work, studying, internships, or… oh yeah…...

Published on October 23, 2012 Written by Ashley Katz Posted in Media

Refined and expanded paths provide added flexibility, options for international projects pursuing LEED green building certification

Washington, DC – (Oct. 23, 2012) – A new set of Global Alternative Compliance Paths, or Global ACPs, are now available for all commercial projects pursuing LEED green building...

Published on October 22, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Industry

Year of the Dragon. Summer of Love. Time-stamping cultural movements isn’t a new phenomenon, but the “Decade of Downtown” is.

Declared by San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, the Decade of Downtown heralds a shift toward developing San Antonio’s downtown neighborhoods. The only question that remains is: How?

In their Greenbuild 2012...

Published on October 19, 2012 Written by Jennifer Easton Posted in Industry

Our weekly collection of green building clips. Share your good reads of the week in the comments below. Have a great weekend!

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