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Chris Cieslak Joins Pittsburgh 2030 District as Senior Director

Chris Cieslak Joins Pittsburgh 2030 District as Senior Director

May 26th, 2020

Green Building Alliance is proud to welcome Chris Cieslak to our team! Chris will bring her vast experience throughout the world of sustainability to Green Building Alliance as Senior Director of the Pittsburgh 2030 District. She will also hold the title of Vice President of Program Strategy &a[...]

Educator Appreciation Series: Ken Perkins Brings UN SDGs to Carmichael Area Middle School

Educator Appreciation Series: Ken Perkins Brings UN SDGs to Carmichael Area Middle School

May 19th, 2020

Ken Perkins began working with the U.N. SDG Teacher Cohort in January of 2020. He uses Integrative Science to engage with students in projects regarding recycling, reuse, pollution, and climate change. Prior to his work within the Carmichaels Area Teacher Cohort, Perkins spent his time with o[...]

Educator Appreciation Series: Ameeta Schmitt from Brashear High School

Educator Appreciation Series: Ameeta Schmitt from Brashear High School

May 4th, 2020

Ameeta Schmitt is a Foreign Language teacher at Brashear High School. She has always seen herself as an advocate for the climate, even through a French accent. So, when Schmitt got involved with GBA’s Teacher Cohort last year, she began to implement Project Drawdown in her French 3 class. She[...]

Make a Mask, Make a Difference

Make a Mask, Make a Difference

April 13th, 2020

Trying to stay safe and be well during the pandemic? Great idea! But, before you go online and click “add to cart,” consider those old t-shirts in the back of your closet, or the scrap fabrics sitting in the bin under your sewing machine. Making your own mask is a great way to flatten the cur[...]

What Does It Mean To Support Schools In The Era of COVID-19?

What Does It Mean To Support Schools In The Era of COVID-19?

April 6th, 2020

When Kurt Vonnegut asked his son, Mark, what the meaning of life was, Mark replied, “Father, we are here to help each other get through this thing, whatever it is.” We don’t have to tell you that COVID-19 has been a shock to our systems, our routines, and most things we consider safe. Am I th[...]

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