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June 2015

Published on June 30, 2015 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Community

USGBC’s annual mid-year meeting, Convergence 2015, is taking place this week in San Diego, Calif. Convergence brings together the USGBC community—volunteers, chapters, committees, Board of Directors, staff and other green building leaders...

Published on June 28, 2015 Written by Kimberly Lewis Posted in Community

Today we kick off Convergence at USGBC in San Diego, Calif. Convergence is our annual mid-year event that’s part knowledge exchange, part inspirational infusion, and part family reunion.

Throughout history, humans have gathered to find commonalities, share ideas, and collectively bring their best forward. Those are the...

Published on June 25, 2015 Written by Clayton Moses Audi Posted in Community

For the past seven years USGBC has made Greenbuild accessible to people who would otherwise not be able to attend through a scholarship program. At Greenbuild 2014, 156 individuals received some type of scholarship to Greenbuild....

Published on June 22, 2015 Written by Amy Civetti Posted in Community

Yesterday was Summer Solstice (the longest day of the year) and it was also International Yoga Day. The United Nations General Assembly established this day in 2014, at the insistence of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said:

"Yoga is an invaluable gift of India's ancient tradition. This...

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