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August 2013

Published on August 26, 2013 Written by Lynn N. Simon Posted in Community

This article is part of a series of stories from USGBC's community celebrating 20 years of green building triumphs. Take a walk down memory lane with USGBC, as we reflect on favorite moments and share memories from the last 20 years. Share your own green building triumphs using #USGBC20.

I am my father...

Published on August 26, 2013 Written by Cecilia Shutters Posted in Advocacy and policy

When was the last time you talked to your Senator? Does he or she know green buildings are important to you? 

Join green building advocates from across the country as we band together to let our elected officials know #LEEDworks! 

The #LEEDworks campaign kicks off Monday, Aug. 26, and runs through Friday,...

Published on August 23, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Industry

Here's our weekly collection of green building clips:

Green Goals Set for Brazil’s World Cup Stadiums, Environment News Service. FIFA is hosting several workshops in Brazil as it works to make sustainability a focal point of the...

Published on August 23, 2013 Written by Emily Hand Posted in Center for Green Schools

For our first year as an official group at Loyola Marymount University (LMU) in Los Angeles, California, our USGBC Students group have decided to kick off the semester with a Green Apple Day of Service project. We've decided to host a project that is close to home and utilizes some of our campus’ unique features. With these intentions in...

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