2018 Higher Education Climate Leadership Award Winners

  • 2018 Higher Education Climate Leadership Award Winners

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    The University of Illinois won the prized 2018 Climate Leadership Award by Second Nature. Started in 2009, these esteemed awards recognize students who show exceptional prowess in preparedness, cross-sector partnership, and climate awareness innovation from institutions of higher learning participating in Second Nature’s climate initiatives. 2018’s winners demonstrate exceptional leadership with their pioneering partnerships and […]

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  • Is Active Shooter Training Necessary in the Workplace?

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    It is a sad fact that violence is a threat in American workplaces. Although thankfully still rare, workplace shootings and other violent acts are still a danger to organizations. Workplaces around the country are taking smart preventative action by creating active shooter action plans and investing in company-wide training programs designed to keep employees as […]

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  • How to Make Your Roof Last Longer

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    Roofing systems have limited lifespans which vary depending on climate, exposure to the elements, build type, and installation method. Regardless, however, all roofs need regular inspections and routine maintenance to ensure a long, healthy life. Appropriate care and maintenance can prolong the life of a roof for years to come.  Know the Basics It is […]

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  • The Dangers of Mold in Your Building

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    Mold has always presented a problem for facility managers; fueling this concern is the increasing fear that facilities are breeding grounds for what has been called “toxic mold”. Despite the hype, though, researchers have found slim evidence that links mold found in facilities to human harm. That being said, mold in your facility should not […]

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  • Keeping Employees Healthy Can Save You Money

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    Health and wellness incentives are becoming increasingly popular across the country and the world. As a new generation of workers is joining and advancing the workforce, it’s important for companies to keep up with developing trends to ensure they get top talent. What’s more, companies can also save money on healthcare expenses by promoting healthy […]

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