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Published on 28 Apr 2017 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in Community

Just north of the famous Strip, historic downtown Las Vegas is home to a school where the arts and sustainability are putting on quite a show of their own. Las Vegas Academy of the Arts (LVA) is a recent winner of the...

Published on 28 Apr 2017 Written by Doug Widener Posted in Community

Besides being Earth Month, April is also a very special month for USGBC Ohio as Volunteer Appreciation Month. As a volunteer-driven organization, USGBC Ohio relies on members and volunteers to help us reach our vision for a more...

Published on 28 Apr 2017 Written by Cindy Zork Posted in Community

USGBC Arizona rang in Earth Week in style with the 2017 Heavy Medals Awards Luncheon. This annual awards ceremony celebrates the...

Published on 27 Apr 2017 Written by Heather Goetsch Posted in Community

In honor of National Volunteer Appreciation Week, USGBC interviewed several volunteers making a big impact at USGBC. Find current volunteer opportunities.

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Published on 27 Apr 2017 Written by Fleming Roberts Posted in Community

Energy efficiency financing is already a multibillion dollar industry, but its potential is even larger. Attend the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE)’s ...

Published on 27 Apr 2017 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Community

In honor of Earth Day, USGBC Platinum level member company employees cleaned up local parks, planted trees and challenged themselves to reduce their carbon footprint, all in an effort to leave a positive impact on the environment.

From Portland to Washington, D.C., take a look at what...

Published on 26 Apr 2017 Written by Heather Goetsch Posted in Community

In honor of National Volunteer Appreciation Week, USGBC interviewed several volunteers making a big impact at USGBC. Find current volunteer opportunities.

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Published on 26 Apr 2017 Written by Kimberly Lewis Posted in Community

“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.” —Marjorie Moore

Showing up and mobilizing for action in communities...

Published on 25 Apr 2017 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in Community

Winners of the 2017 GREENFest Awards represent the best and brightest of Nevada’s green building and sustainability movement. 

USGBC Nevada and ...

Published on 21 Apr 2017 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

Looking for a sponsorship opportunity supporting a fun, unique program that reaches a diverse audience? Become a sponsor of the 2017 30x30 Nature Challenge with...

Published on 21 Apr 2017 Written by Jennifer Wellman-... Posted in Community

Volunteers are the heart of USGBC National Capital Region. They play a central role in advancing the mission of USGBC in the Washington, D.C., metro area. Our volunteer committees and task forces plan our...

Published on 21 Apr 2017 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

Looking for a sponsorship opportunity supporting a fun, unique program that reaches a diverse audience? Become a sponsor of the 2017 30x30 Nature Challenge with...

Published on 20 Apr 2017 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

Are you looking for a new and unique way to engage your employees, clients and community? Become a 2017 30x30 Nature Challenge Event Partner to show your support of USGBC and showcase...

Published on 19 Apr 2017 Written by Melanie Colburn Posted in Community

Join USGBC Northern California in advancing green building for all by volunteering at the annual GreenerBuilder Conference, July 13 at the Zero Net Energy...

Published on 19 Apr 2017 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Community

Earth Day is a yearly reminder of our responsibility to protect the environment, and changing how we build is a clear chance for us to help fight climate change, the effects of which we’re already seeing today in loss of glacial ice, higher sea levels and more severe heat waves.

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Published on 18 Apr 2017 Written by Korinne Haeffel Posted in Community

At USGBC Wisconsin, we like to think that every day is Earth Day, but we have some extra special opportunities planned in April to allow all of our volunteers and members to celebrate with us. Whether you prefer volunteering to...

Published on 17 Apr 2017 Written by Yi Wen Posted in Community

On March 31, USGBC hosted a Greenbuild China executive luncheon at the Shanghai Westin Hotel. This luncheon officially launched the Greenbuild China conference coming to Shanghai on...

Published on 14 Apr 2017 Written by Tracie Hall Posted in Community

In New York State, residential buildings three stories or less above grade must comply with the residential code, while any building with four or more stories—including some multifamily buildings—must comply with the commercial code.

These and other regulations are...

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