By Pat Lane
USGBC Students Lead
We don't need to convince college students there are problems with the built environment around them. This is a generation of sustainability natives born into a changing planet.
They grew up with Asthma, taking steroids for their lungs and with inhalers in their pockets, all because of the unhealthy built environments they have been living and learning in. They are ready to change the poor conditions they have grown accustomed to.
Students are at the forefront of the movement to change our schools into healthy, high performance buildings. They are discovering and implementing solutions ...