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December 2013

Published on December 20, 2013 Written by Anisa Heming Posted in Center for Green Schools

This fall, the Center for Green Schools received another wave of impressive applications from around the country for our Trailblazing Teacher Awards - a small grant that we give out to deserving teachers to use toward an...

Published on December 20, 2013 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

I experienced my first Greenbuild this year and had no idea what to expect. As the manager of our international marketing and communication efforts, I found it to be an exhilarating experience. A whirlwind of passion, activity and commitment.

At USGBC we often speak about how LEED is global language. A language that allows us to...

Published on December 19, 2013 Written by Erin Emery Hartz Posted in Industry

The next evolution in green building education has begun. Education @USGBC is a new platform featuring world-class courses and educational content related to sustainability and LEED. It is available for purchase now, with access beginning January 1.

Advance your knowledge of green building,...

Published on December 19, 2013 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in LEED

The thing about Washington, D.C. is that it’s filled with historically significant buildings. From the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial, from the Old Stone House to the Willard Hotel, it seems every building inside the District has stature, either because of its age, its design, or because history was actually made there.


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