LEED Rating System: LEED-CI


Date Completed: August, 2005

Mather Dunster became the nation’s first LEED-CI kitchen when it achieved a LEED Silver rating in 2006. All thirty of the LEED points attempted were accepted by the USGBC.


LEED Rating System: LEED-NC


Date Completed: May, 2006

Hamilton Hall is a 48,000 square foot dormitory for MBA students at the Harvard Business School (HBS). The building was originally constructed in 1926 and a full gut renovation began in 2005....

Harvard College student and Resource Program Efficiency Representative Meaghan Townsend (Class of 2021) created this simple guide to start a conversation about sustainable eating to encourage her peers to explore plant-based diets at Harvard. It was designed to empower students who are...

Canady Hall Solar and Heat Recovery

In 2010, Harvard University installed a solar thermal and steam tunnel heat recovery system at Canaday Hall that is expected to supply at least 60% of domestic hot water needs for all buildings in Harvard Yard. Check out this insider's tour of the project featuring Jay Phillips, former Senior...

Turn off the lights

A sustainability music video produced by Harvard University students. 

Currier House Rep Rachel Hampton, College '17, shares her favorite films to inspire students to take action on climate change.