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Published on 23 Oct 2017 Written by Rukesh Samarasekera Posted in Community

In this episode of Changemakers, USGBC talks with Jackie Henke, Sustainability and Innovations Director of TD Bank and a...

Published on 05 Oct 2017 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Community

The September/October 2017 issue of USGBC+ shares projects and practices through which the green building movement engages new audiences and empowers advocates to build stronger local economies that support sustainability.

Take a look...

Published on 05 Oct 2017 Written by Heather Goetsch Posted in Community

Thanks in part to the dedicated volunteers who contribute to the green building movement each year, USGBC continues to advance a healthier, more sustainable and more prosperous built environment in communities across the globe....

Published on 03 Oct 2017 Written by Marisa Long Posted in Community

The global green building community was built on the mission of creating a more sustainable built environment. In the wake of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, the earthquake in Mexico and countless other natural disasters taking place all over the world,...

Published on 29 Sep 2017 Written by nan schramm Posted in Community

Session three of USGBC National Capital Region's Commercial Interiors Task Force was held September 7 at the law offices of ...

Published on 26 Sep 2017 Written by Lana Crouse Posted in Community

Join the USGBC Indiana Central Branch at our full-day educational event, "Is Your Building Healthy?". This wellness and sustainability summit covers many topics, from LEED v4...

Published on 19 Sep 2017 Written by Ally Dzelilovic Posted in Community

USGBC National Capital Region is launching a new monthly class this fall, the LEED Credits Master Class. We invite you to engage in meaningful discussions on credits specific to...

Published on 19 Sep 2017 Written by Rhiannon Jacobsen Posted in Community

It is an exciting time in the green industry. USGBC’s Green Building Economic Impact Study found that the green construction growth rate is rapidly outpacing that of conventional...

Published on 19 Sep 2017 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in Community

In so many parts of our country and the world, people are facing devastations from catastrophic weather and geological phenomena of a scope and scale that I cannot even begin to imagine. USGBC is a global community, and watching those suffering from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, wildfires in...

Published on 14 Sep 2017 Written by Melanie Islam Posted in Community

In July, USGBC Hawaii took part in a convergence of bikes, healthy local food and insightful speakers at the SALT district in Kaka’ako....

Published on 06 Sep 2017 Written by Daniel Pacheco Posted in Community

Salt Lake City has taken a huge step in making itself more green. On August 29, the City Council of Salt Lake City approved an ordinance that...

Published on 06 Sep 2017 Written by Aline Althen Posted in Community

Smart Cities Week delivers solutions for the urgent global need for more livable, workable and sustainable cities. Come to Washington, D.C., from October 3 to 5, to join visionary government leaders and the world’s...

Published on 01 Sep 2017 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in Community

My thoughts and prayers are with those in Texas—especially our USGBC staff, volunteers, their families and our members.

As a community of staff, volunteers and members all across the globe, we are all impacted as an organization when something as devastating as Hurricane Harvey...

Published on 31 Aug 2017 Written by Alyson Laura Posted in Community

An illuminating panel of three perspectives on social equity, moderated by Belinda Morrow, followed a building tour of the recently renovated, LEED Gold Auburn Avenue Research Library. The event was hosted by...

Published on 31 Aug 2017 Written by Jessica L. Wilson Posted in Community

USGBC North Carolina and USGBC South Carolina would like to congratulate their 2017 Rob Eggers Memorial Scholarship recipients, who will receive funding...

Published on 30 Aug 2017 Written by Kris Wilson Posted in Community

This article was originally published on Last Best News on August 26, 2017, and is reposted with permission. Read the...

Published on 30 Aug 2017 Written by Daniel Pacheco Posted in Community

USGBC Utah has concluded a week of events celebrating the theme that it’s “Good to be Green.” Volunteers pulled off several events between August 18 and 24 with a goal to celebrate, educate and update the broader...

Published on 29 Aug 2017 Written by Jon O'Brien Posted in Community

On August 15, the Keystone Contractors Association partnered with USGBC Central Pennsylvania to provide the construction industry with a...

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