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DesignColumbus 2014 Assembles Dynamic Lineup of AEC Educational Sessions

The 2014 edition of the DesignColumbus trade show is setting up to be better than ever.  The event is put on as a combined effort between the CSI (Columbus Chapter) and USGBC Central Ohio and primarily consists of educational sessions … Continue reading

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Ohio Celebrates Surpassing 100 LEED-Certified Schools

In Ohio, billions of dollars have been spent over a decade and a half to address 21st century educational facility needs, and design and construction professionals have risen to the challenge with tremendous success.  On December 11, 2013, the Ohio … Continue reading

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My Greenbuild 2013 Experience

Back in September, I was one of the fortunate group of people to be selected for the Greenbuild 2013 Scholarship, granted by the USGBC.  This scholarship allowed for winners to travel and attend the Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, held … Continue reading

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LEED Works in Ohio

Here in Ohio, a new front to the push back against LEED has been opened. A concurrent resolution in the Ohio General Assembly, SCR 25  was introduced to the Senate about two weeks ago. It seeks to ban the use … Continue reading

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Ohio Green Schools Research Continues

Ohio is recognized as having one of the leading Green Schools programs in the nation.  This effort began as a result of the hard work and forward thinking of policymakers within the Ohio Schools Facilities Commission (OSFC), which is now … Continue reading

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