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High schoolers in an underrepresented community will be introduced to careers in the green economy prior to a Greenbuild visit.

This excerpt is from "Madison Park High School Green Building Tech Club," by Jen Cole, published on June 6 on the USGBC Massachusetts website.

As part of the Road to Greenbuild, USGBC Massachusetts has begun a legacy project at Madison Park High School called the Green Building Tech Club. The after-school program, starting in September, will run from 3 to 5 p.m. once a week and introduce and prepare the underrepresented community at the vocational high school to "green economy" careers in facilities management.

Students involved will be engaged with presentations from various local professionals, a trip to the Expo Hall at Greenbuild 2017, tours of high-performance green buildings in our area and mentorship from Wentworth Institute of Technology Environmental Collaborative.

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