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Harvard Climate Week: Kairos Shen on “Building and Planning for Climate Change”

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The Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities has partnered with the Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Harvard Center for the Environment to host Kairos Shen: Architect, Urban Planner and Director of Planning at the Boston Redevelopment Authority for “Harvard Climate Week.” Mr. Shen will apply his unique perspective as both builder and […]

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President Faust Speaks on Climate Change & Collaboration in China

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Following a Your Harvard campaign event and visit with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday, Harvard President Drew Faust gave a Tuesday morning address at Tsinghua University on the role of universities in addressing climate change. In her address, Faust emphasized three broad themes: the value of academic partnerships, the importance of research conducted with “no boundaries”; and the role […]

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CGBC Research & Innovation Talks: “Thermal Comfort, Health, Adaption in the Built Environment”

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The CGBC will hold bi-weekly Research and Innovation Talks to provide a forum for collaboration within the Center, and so that select guests can learn more about current projects. This week, Bin Cao, PostDoctoral Fellow at the CGBC, will demonstrate the idea that variation of thermal condition is good for building occupants comfort and health by giving evidence from […]

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CGBC Research & Innovation Talks: “The Health of the Indoors: Product Safety and Transparency”

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The CGBC will hold bi-weekly Research and Innovation Talks to provide a forum for collaboration within the Center, and so that select guests can learn more about current projects. This week, Beth Pollock will introduce a project detailing health issues that arise from buildings and the products and processes within them. She will also discuss consumer confusion, buyer habits […]

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CGBC Founding Director Ali Malkawi to Speak in Beijing at ‘Your Harvard’ Event

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On Sunday, March 15th, 2015, Harvard alumni, parents, and friends will gather in Beijing to hear from Drew Gilpin Faust, president of Harvard University and Lincoln Professor of History, as she shares her vision for the future of the University. The evening will also feature an interactive discussion with distinguished faculty and alumni exploring innovations that […]

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