Eight Billion and Counting

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Message from by Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, CSU President Nineth Edition of CSU NEWS In this season of holidays, we have much to be grateful for and much to be concerned about. As I write, we, here in the US, have completed our 2022 midterm elections. These recent elections should give some hope to others […]

The Growing Twenties

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A century ago, the Roaring Twenties marked an economic, social and cultural renewal. Today climate crisis and eco-anxiety calls for a new renewal. Timber, an ancient yet contemporary material with sustainability and versatility at its core, can pave the way to a sunny future. It is time for growing forests and optimism. Because as our […]

Going Greener in Vancouver and at the University of British Columbia

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Situated on the unceded traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Indian Band), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish Nation), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh Nation), Vancouver represents a truly vibrant and cosmopolitan city right on the edge of nature. Thanks to the decade-long effort put into action by the City of Vancouver to make Vancity a greener place to “live, work, […]

Our Health Depends of the Heath of other Species

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Co-existence: Biodiversity and us  Do you recall when was the last time you saw a sparrow chirping on the window, parakeets visiting balconies, or birds playing in the park? In our busy lives we don’t realize that these sightings have become very rare nowadays. The disappearance of these birds is only an indicator to the […]

December 8, 2022, 12 – 1pm (EST): CSU GREEN CITIES 2022: New York & New Jersey Harbors Study. Virtual event, no registration required.

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December 8 2022, 12 – 1pm (EST): CSU GREEN CITIES 2022: New York & New Jersey Harbors Virtual event, no registration required.  CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE MEETING Alternative 3B: Tentatively Selected Plan  Battery Tunnel entrance during Hurricane Sandy Jamaica Bay, New York City Abstract: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New York District, […]