March 17, 2020

New Music Video Sings Out for the Planet

By Pamela  Berns   Inspired by the Environmental Movement, Boyan Slat & The Ocean Cleanup project, and teenager activist Greta Thunberg, composer Martin Vejarano created “Stop Go.” This new music video, performed by the Cumbia River Band, is an energetic and danceable invitation for environmental action around the world. “It conveys an urgent message and proposes a paradigm. Read more…

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March 2, 2020

Green Careers Recap: Corporate Social Responsibility

By Jonathan Oriondo   Pictured Left to Right: Emily Taubenblatt (moderator), Judith Albert, Julie Jack, and Ashley Hartman   On Tuesday, January 14, GreenHomeNYC organized the first Green Careers panel of the year. This time, we got to hear from three people about what it’s like be employed in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility.. Read more…

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(CANCELLED) Monthly Forum: Quantifying Climate Change

Unfortunately, due to the developing novel coronavirus situation, we have had to cancel this Monthly Forum. Please stay tuned for future programing!   —————————   Quantifying the effects of climate change can be a daunting task to even the brightest scientific minds! To help demystify this complex topic, GreenHomeNYC is bringing leading climate change experts. Read more…

February 25, 2020

{Green Careers} Smart City Sustainability with Data driven Metrics & IOT

Join us for our March 2020 Green Careers meeting for a panel discussion + Q&A with individuals who work in data and the internet of things. The future is a connected world, and a connected world can be a sustainable world. With the Internet of Things, we can now collect data from the physical environment. Read more…

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February 7, 2020

GreenHomeNYC Forums Catwalk: The Bridge to a Sustainable City

GreenHomeNYC Forums Catwalk: The Bridge to a Sustainable City   By Melanie Mason   To kick off 2020, GreenhomeNYC hosted the annual Green Catwalk, where we heard from a diverse group of speakers on their roles in the sustainability sphere. From pre-war buildings to glass skyscrapers to electric cars and charging stations, the speakers brought. Read more…

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January 30, 2020

Green Building Tours – Team Open House and Get Together

  The fun thing about sustainability is that it is real, and it is evident throughout NYC, sometimes right under your very nose! It is more obvious in recycling and composting centers, and centers of innovative manufacturing… and less so in subtle design elements like rain gardens, white painted roofs, and the architectural and engineering. Read more…

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January 29, 2020

Green Careers: Resume Workshop

Join us for Green Careers’ Resume Workshop on February 11th!   During timed sessions with resume critics, you’ll receive constructive, personalized feedback on how to present your skills and experience in the best way possible. How It Works: At this workshop we’ll have timed sessions with resume critics, during which you’ll receive constructive, personalized feedback. Read more…

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January 27, 2020

GreenHomeNYC Careers Recap: Careers in the New Green Economy — Government Edition

By Jonathan Oriondo     On October 29th, GreenHomeNYC convened a panel discussion on sustainability careers in government, a field that promises change and growth in the new green economy. In New York in particular, breakthrough climate legislation is not just leading the way to a carbon neutral city; as our speakers demonstrated, it is. Read more…

January 25, 2020

Monthly Forum: Sustainable Food Trends

  What’s new in food? How can we create a more sustainable food ecosystem that addresses the environmental, social, and financial realities of the impact of food on our environment? Come join GreenHomeNYC on Wednesday, February 19th, for the February forum, Sustainable Food Trends, where we’ll be exploring trends and innovations that are curbing food. Read more…

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January 6, 2020

Green Careers: Corporate Social Responsibility Panel Discussion

Join us for our first 2020 Green Careers meeting for a panel discussion + Q&A with individuals who work in corporate social responsibility.   Corporate social responsibility (CSR), is how companies pursue sustainability goals, give back to their local communities, and make general efforts to improve society via the lens of business. This is your. Read more…