WHAT: USGBC Student Group Fall Kick-off

WHEN: Thursday, September 8, 4:30pm

WHERE: Architecture Courtyard

Aloha UH students!

USGBC Students recruits, connects and equips the next generation of green building leaders by empowering them to transform their campuses, communities and careers.

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) at Manoa Student Group provides a way for young leaders to come together and participate in hands-on green building experiences on campus through service initiatives. USGBC helps students integrate sustainability themes into their coursework and advocate for sustainable university practices and policies. Join us to find out more!




Come see the USGBC student group inside campus center today from 10-12!

We are fortunate to present a scholarship fund provided by the Hawaii USGBC chapter. The focus is sustainable design, research and advocacy. Between $2,500 and $500 awards have been made available to undergraduate and graduate students during the 2011-2012 school year, and the due date is August 31, 2011! So apply now!


For more information please contact Jodi @usgbchawaii.org


Sustainability at Manoa; a brief presentation of the ongoing and future campus efforts as well as ways to become involved.


Aloha all!

Welcome back from summer break!

We are holding elections for USGBC at Manoa’s Media Master, Treasurer and President (really just a fancy title for a fun role) during September. Consider nominating yourself, or a friend!

Send nominations to USGBC@hawaii.edu by September 9th; please include a short bio of the nominee.

If you aren’t yet a member; email USGBC@hawaii.edu┬áto find out more

The UH Environmental Center, in collaboration with the UH USGBC Student Group and Manoa Sustainability Corps, present Sustainability at UH. This workshop will provide new students with the knowledge and tools to assist in the universities commitment to a sustainable future. Light refreshments will be served. Wednesday, August 17, 2011 from 1:00-2:00pm in Spalding Hall 155. For more information, contact robynp@hawaii.edu.

Train for a job in Hawaii’s emerging Green Industry!
Tuition assistance, on-the-job training and workshops.
Courses starting soon…



It has been a hectic summer for some arch students in the USGBC student group- many of whom worked tirelessly during these last few days to put the finishing touches on their portfolios. Congratulations to you all and good luck!

USGBC Students Regional Chairs will work as integral leaders of USGBC Students with a focus on overseeing the development, implementation, management and growth of the USGBC Students program regionally. For more info and to apply, click on the green “Apply button” on the top right of the link below.