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An Evening of Emerald Memories

An Evening of Emerald Memories

September 19th, 2019

Between the carved arches of the stunningly restored MuseumLab, a community of colleagues found a moment to stand still. Schedules and to do lists were put to bed, smart watches (mostly) tucked away. And what was left was the sheer joy of a family getting back together. On September 19th, more than [...]

Erie's Sustainable Evolution

Erie's Sustainable Evolution

September 9th, 2019

The shores of Lake Erie were lined with people, all looking out for a glimpse of the Tall Ships. It’s a yearly occurrence that attracts residents and onlookers from around the region, giving the whole town an economic jolt. The ships’ visit are a constant in a city that is rapidly changing, b[...]

Vivian Loftness is Design, Quantified

Vivian Loftness is Design, Quantified

September 3rd, 2019

With a career spanning more than four decades, Dr. Vivian Loftness is an internationally renowned expert in environmental and climactic design. This is not in question. She has worked from Canada to Finland to Greece as a researcher, professor, and designer, with a brief break to create the Unit[...]

DMI is Manufacturing Sustainability in the Mon Valley

DMI is Manufacturing Sustainability in the Mon Valley

August 26th, 2019

Formerly the heart of steel country, the Mon Valley has seen some of the worst economic decline in Western Pennsylvania. Its once bustling main streets fell dormant as factories, companies, and residents left. The hearty soul of the Mon Valley outlasted the factories, and the same spirit of innov[...]

Malik Bankston's Lifelong Love of Larimer

Malik Bankston's Lifelong Love of Larimer

August 19th, 2019

As a young Malik Bankston trekked along Larimer Avenue on his way to the East End Library, he’d walk through the smells of fresh bread and cigar smoke in the then bustling Italian American neighborhood. More than a literary education, Mr. Bankston discovered the fabric that holds communities [...]

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