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Campus Services provides a wide range of services and programs to the Harvard community. Their diverse workforce of approximately 1,600 employees are committed to r elentlessly improving customer service, d eveloping innovative and cost-effective...
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Get involved in environmental action on every level. Student groups offer opportunities to work on sustainability initiatives within the dorms and Houses, across the University, within Cambridge, and on state, federal, and even global levels...
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Through ongoing collaboration between student, staff, and faculty driven green teams, the Harvard Graduate School of Design is working to create a sustainable campus for the future. The GSD Green Team, founded in 2009, is comprised of GSD staff who...
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Sustainability is a core theme among the community of the Harvard Divinity School. The HDS Green Team, comprised of staff volunteers from across the School, collaborates with the HDS student group ECOdiv in a joint effort to educate and create...
Harvard Kennedy School Sustainability The Kennedy School’s commitment to sustainability began with an active grassroots effort and is now institutionalized with a School-specific Sustainability Plan that was adapted from the University’s...
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White Roof Reduces Energy, Emissions In fall 2010, the Harvard School of Dental Medicine took a major step toward environmental stewardship. The School replaced the aging dark roof on the Main Building with 13,363 square feet of white single-ply...
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HMS Green Initiative Highlights 1.3% Reduction in GHG Emissions in Existing Buildings, since FY06 40.5% Reduction in Trash Tonnage, since FY06 Increase in Recycling from 25% to 35.6%, since FY06 12 % Reduction in campus water use, since FY06 6 LEED...
Sending his eyes across the Bright Hockey Center ’s broad expanse, Jason Waldron marvels at how much better the place looks. Waldron, Harvard Athletics ’ facilities manager, knows that the super-efficient bulbs he installed earlier this...
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Half a dozen undergraduates took short, hesitant steps as they headed onto a small section of the Pforzheimer House roof. Li Murphy was the exception. The energetic junior moved directly toward a small, colorful hive brimming with bees, and quickly...
Stormwater Management on the GSD roof
Envisioning a green space as inviting and social as it would be operative and effective, students Ecaterina Dobrescu and Rebecca Bartlett of the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) set out last semester to transform a concrete patio space at...