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August 2013

Published on August 19, 2013 Written by Vaughn Horn Posted in Community

In 2012, an interdisciplinary group of professionals from the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) co-authored The Principles of Equitable Development....

Published on August 12, 2013 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Community
The LEED Platinum Swaner EcoCenter in Park City, Utah.

I'd be hard put to call this latest skirmish about LEED's effectiveness a raging battle; it strikes me as being typical of the passionate dialogue that has gotten us to where we are today. It’s people like the thousands of LEED committee volunteers and USGBC members who vote to continually raise the bar with LEED and, more...

Published on August 12, 2013 Written by Colin White Posted in Community

This month, Erin Wages was recognized as one of USGBC’s Above and Beyond Volunteers – volunteer leaders whose contributions have led to outstanding achievements for the green building community.

Erin became the chair of the Emerging Professionals Committee of the...

Published on August 7, 2013 Written by Tess Wiggins Posted in Community

Last month in our Pin it to Win it contest, we asked followers to help us celebrate our 20 year anniversary by giving examples of where green innovation will be headed in the next 20 years. Over 76 pins and 687 new followers later, we closed...

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