November 3, 2021
GO BACK TO SCHOOL WITH URBAN GREEN!

With in-person classes underway in NYC schools, our latest episode of Urban Green Live on November 10 will feature Jeremy Shannon, Director of Sustainable Design and Resiliency at the NYC School Construction Authority.

Hear about ventilation strategies in the age of Covid and discuss the SCA's progress on shifting away from fossil fuels. This episode of Urban Green Live is sponsored by Carrier.


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EVENTS CALENDAR

DESIGNING FOR CLIMATE RESILIENCE
11/4 | 10:00am - 11:30am

With NYC already feeling the effects of extreme weather, learn the latest science on climate change in the city and see how it's being used to inform resiliency planning.

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GPRO CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
11/9 | 9:00am - 5:00pm

Learn sustainability best practices and actionable strategies for every phase of construction. This one-day virtual training is followed by three online electives done at students' own pace.

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URBAN GREEN LIVE:
TACKLING FOOD WASTE
11/18 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm

How much food goes to waste in the United States, and what are the consequences of such waste on the environment and economy? Find out on Urban Green Live with Dana Gunders, Executive Director of ReFED.

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HOLIDAY MEMBER RECEPTION
12/2 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for our Holiday Member Reception! Connect with friends and colleagues in the green building industry over cocktails, appetizers and holiday cheer at the Fisher & Paykel Experience Center in Manhattan, and see what Urban Green has planned for 2022.

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LATEST NEWS

COMMITTEE APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

Urban Green members are invited to apply to serve on our Monthly Programs and Emerging Professionals Committees, where you'll help brainstorm and plan Urban Green's innovative events and programs.

To apply, visit our website and select the committee(s) you're interested in joining. The deadline to submit your application is December 1.


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URBAN GREEN LIVE:
TACKLING FOOD WASTE


Urban Green Live will be back on November 18 with Dana Gunders, Executive Director of ReFED!

Dana is an expert on food systems and was one of the first people to raise the alarm about how much food goes unsold or uneaten across the country. In this Thanksgiving-themed episode, Dana and John will discuss food waste and its subsequent impacts on food security, the environment and the economy.


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URBAN GREEN SPRING INTERNSHIPS

Urban Green is looking for qualified spring interns who are passionate about sustainability and eager to learn about green building in New York.

Internships are available for Communications and Education & Programs. Interns will help Urban Green tackle NYC’s most pressing green building, energy efficiency and climate change challenges. Internships run from January 24 to May 6, and applicants must meet NYSERDA eligibility requirements.


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COMMUNITY

BUILDING THE CIRCULAR SOCIETY: BRICK BY BRICK

What if we designed a circular society where circularity is a clear-cut choice—both as a business model and for end consumers?  Join AIA New York for the launch of a new white paper, “Designing the irresistible circular society,” that offers concrete solutions to make circularity an attractive alternative.

November 17, 2021 | Online

GREEN HOME NYC: HEAT PUMP FORUM

Join GreenHomeNYC at this month's forum event, focusing on the groundbreaking conversion of a 1-pipe, oil-fired steam heating system to individual heat pumps in a 95-year-old 10-unit building in New York City. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session.

November 17, 2021 | Online

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