Tess Wiggins | U.S. Green Building Council
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Tess Wiggins

  • Published Press Play: Green Apple Bike Tour USGBC recently hosted our first Green Apple Bike Tour, an eight-day biking adventure from DC to Philadelphia with students and emerging professionals, led by the Center...December 11, 2013
  • Published USGBC’s Green Apple Bike Tour Rides from Washington, DC to Philadelphia, PA, Hosting Local Green School Service Projects along the Way Washington, D.C. – (Nov. 14, 2013) – Yesterday, nine USGBC Students and Emerging Professionals from across the U.S. joined the Center for Green Schools at...November 14, 2013
  • Published The Green Apple Bike Tour begins today! Today kicks off the eight day Green Apple Bike Tour where 14 USGBC Students, Emerging Professionals and staff will cycle over 200 miles from Washington, D.C. to...November 12, 2013
  • Published Meet USGBC: Christina Kuo What's your name and position at USGBC?Christina Kuo, State and Local Campaign Manager.How long have you been at USGBC? Just two months!What's your hometown? ...September 18, 2013
  • Published World Green Building Week 2013 Today kicks off the World Green Building Council’s World Green Building Week, celebrating the efforts of Green Building Councils (GBC) from 98 countries throughout...September 16, 2013
  • Published Top 10 #LEEDworks tweets Last week, we launched our first social media advocacy campaign to spread the word to our elected officials that #LEEDworks! The campaign was a resounding success, all...September 4, 2013
  • Published Still time to win a free Greenbuild pass! Over the past two and a half months, we’ve asked our Twitter followers one question: How are you part of #GreenbuildNation? The hashtag #GreenbuildNation is part...August 21, 2013
  • Published The Next 20 Years: Pin It to Win It winner chosen Last month in our Pin it to Win it contest, we asked followers to help us celebrate our 20 year anniversary by giving examples of where green innovation will be...August 7, 2013
  • Published Everything you need to know to pass your Green Associate We had a great turnout for our #LEEDGA twitter chat last week. Four LEED Green Associate panelists gave their insider study and test tips, and answered our followers'...August 6, 2013
  • Published Win some green to make a difference Need a little help with your Green Apple Day of Service project? We're giving away three Visa gift cards to help you transform your school into a healthy, safe,...August 5, 2013
  • Published Gearing up for the Green Associate: hints, tips, and insider tricks Thinking about earning your LEED Green Associate this summer? Have questions about what it takes to pass, what you need to study or how the credential can help your...July 19, 2013
  • Published The next 20 years: Pin it to Win it contest 77 local chapters. 182,000 residential and commercial projects. 2.8 billion certified square feet. 13,000 member companies. USGBC and our amazing community of chapters,...July 9, 2013
  • Commented on 10 Pinterest boards every green builder should follow  by Tess Wiggins
  • Published 10 Pinterest boards every green builder should follow There's a reason Pinterest is the fastest growing social media platform of all time, and the third most popular overall after Facebook and Twitter. The big, bright...June 20, 2013
  • Published Greening our games - a Twitter chat recap Two weeks ago, the Center for Green Schools (@mygreenschools) had the pleasure of virtually sitting down with the Green Sports Alliance (@sportsalliance) and the Seattle...June 4, 2013
  • Published LEED v4 Twitter Chat Q&A: Recap Thank you to everyone who followed our @USGBC twitter handle yesterday afternoon as our VP of LEED Technical Development, Brendan Owens, answered your questions on all...May 23, 2013
  • Published Join USGBC on Instagram Go ahead. Brag a little. We know how hard you’ve worked to get the right materials, master the credentialing process and collaborate with architects, engineers and...May 1, 2013
  • Published The Greenest Day(s) of the Year Earth Day is just around the corner, and while USGBC believes that every day is Earth Day, we can’t resist packing our schedules with a long list of events to celebrate...April 18, 2013