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Sustainability in Higher Education: University Perspective
15 January, 2021

Sustainability in Higher Education: University Perspective

Sustainability is not a new topic for higher education. Yet, the level to which higher education has embraced sustainability in its operations is...

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365 Days of Sustainability: Building a Sustainable Future
31 December, 2020

365 Days of Sustainability: Building a Sustainable Future

Following our quarterly planning retreat in October, our team went on a little adventure. We rode Mrs. Trolley from the eastern edge of Cleveland...

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Building Trust with Tenants and Employees
17 December, 2020

Building Trust with Tenants and Employees

The Fitwel Viral Response module, launched this past September, by the Center for Active Design, provides annual, third-party certification of...

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Sustainability in Higher Education: Student Perspective
02 November, 2020

Sustainability in Higher Education: Student Perspective

As a student who is finishing up at a 4-year public university studying sustainability, I saw firsthand what was being done and what still needs to...

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Opening During COVID
27 October, 2020

Opening During COVID

As the year has rolled on, we have continued to develop our understanding of the impacts and threats of COVID-19. While we were once sheltering in...

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Sustainability & Social Equity
20 August, 2020

Sustainability & Social Equity

When people think of green buildings, they are so often focused on concepts such as energy savings, water savings, waste reduction and indoor air...

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Let Certifications Give You Confidence to Reopen during COVID-19
21 July, 2020

Let Certifications Give You Confidence to Reopen during COVID-19

These are uncertain times and our regular feelings of security in the workplace are in question. As more offices open back up, there is still much...

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Rental Property: DIY Summer Season Savings
03 April, 2019

Rental Property: DIY Summer Season Savings

What is a good thermostat set point for summer? Ideally, if you have or can install a programmable thermostat in your rental property, you can save a...

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What Is Sustainability Consulting?
25 March, 2019

What Is Sustainability Consulting?

This sums it up for the most part, but as expected, there are many initiatives that must be implemented to back up this crucial global objective. If...

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