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February 2013

Published on February 27, 2013 Written by Molly Hislop Posted in Center for Green Schools
The Trash Monster at Greenway

National Green Week is a time to make students aware of important sustainability topics and get them excited to do their part to make a difference! What better way to drum up enthusiasm than with a fun and educational contest?

This year, there are three contests available at the national level during Green Week, each with their own great...

Published on February 21, 2013 Written by Nathaniel Allen Posted in Center for Green Schools

“I remain fully committed to the goal I first stated in July of 2011, that we will make the District of Columbia the healthiest, greenest city in the nation...this is my promise to everyone.” – Washington, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray, February 20, 2013

Over the next 20 years, the District of Columbia’s population is...

Published on February 5, 2013 Written by Hannah Debelius Posted in Center for Green Schools

Today marks the start of the third Campus Conservation Nationals (CCN) - the largest nationwide electricity and water reduction...