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Sustainable Agriculture Standards Committee Reports Progress Toward Developing an American National Standard

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Leonardo Academy reports significant progress during the third face-to-face meeting of the multi-stakeholder Standards Committee that is working to develop an American National Standard for Sustainable Agriculture.

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Leonardo Academy reports significant progress during the third face-to-face meeting of the multi-stakeholder Standards Committee that is working to develop an American National Standard for Sustainable Agriculture.

Microsoft Office 2010 now available for nonprofits through our technology donations program

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On June 15th we announced the worldwide availability of Microsoft Office 2010. This new release of the world’s most popular productivity software provides a range of tools that help nonprofits work more efficiently and effectively from managing e-mail, to connecting and working with colleagues online, and creating and sharing professional documents. Microsoft has long recognized the benefit technology can bring to nonprofit organizations. In keeping with our commitment to nonprofits, we are delighted to announce that Microsoft Office 2010 is available immediately for qualifying nonprofits through our technology donations program.

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On June 15th we announced the worldwide availability of Microsoft Office 2010. This new release of the world’s most popular productivity software provides a range of tools that help nonprofits work more efficiently and effectively from managing e-mail, to connecting and working with colleagues online, and creating and sharing professional documents. Microsoft has long recognized the benefit technology can bring to nonprofit organizations. In keeping with our commitment to nonprofits, we are delighted to announce that Microsoft Office 2010 is available immediately for qualifying nonprofits through our technology donations program.

Call for Applications: Committee to Develop Leonardo Academy ANSI Standard for Sustainable Organizations (LEO-1000)

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Leonardo Academy, an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited standards developer, announced today a call for applications for the Standards Committee that will work to develop the Standard for Sustainable Organizations (LEO-1000).

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Leonardo Academy, an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited standards developer, announced today a call for applications for the Standards Committee that will work to develop the Standard for Sustainable Organizations (LEO-1000).

Leonardo Academy Approved by USGBC as a Top-Tier Education Provider

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Today Leonardo Academy announced that it has been approved as a top-tier education provider by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Today Leonardo Academy announced that it has been approved as a top-tier education provider by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

Leonardo Academy Launches Free Webinar on How to Be a Hero and Deliver Great Post-Occupancy Performance in LEED-NC Certified Buildings

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Leonardo Academy announced today that it will present a free webinar training course on maintaining high performance in LEED-NC certified buildings on June 17, 2010 and July 15, 2010, titled: 1-2-3 LEED-NC Certification: How to Be a Hero & Deliver Great Post-Occupancy Performance.

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Leonardo Academy announced today that it will present a free webinar training course on maintaining high performance in LEED-NC certified buildings on June 17, 2010 and July 15, 2010, titled: 1-2-3 LEED-NC Certification: How to Be a Hero & Deliver Great Post-Occupancy Performance.

Call for Applications: Open Seats on Emissions Standard Committee in the Producer, Environmentalist and General Interest Category

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Leonardo Academy announces a call for applications for three open seats on the LEO-5000 Emissions Inventories, Offsets and Reduction Credits Standard Committee.  The open seats are in the Producer, Environmentalist, and General Interest Category.

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Leonardo Academy announces a call for applications for three open seats on the LEO-5000 Emissions Inventories, Offsets and Reduction Credits Standard Committee.  The open seats are in the Producer, Environmentalist, and General Interest Category.

Accelerating Change – We Can’t Do It Alone

Microsoft's citizenship "Accelerator Summit," a day of open discussion on how technology and partnerships can accelerate change and solve some of the world's toughest issues
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Posted by Pamela Passman

Corporate Vice President, Global Corporate Affairs, Microsoft 

Climate Institute and Home Depot Representatives Appointed to SCS-002 Standards Committee; Additional Opening in Producer Interest Category

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Leonardo Academy welcomes John Topping to the Type III Life-Cycle Impact Profile Declarations for Materials, Products, Services and Systems (SCS-002) Standards Committee.  Leonardo Academy would also like to extend its appreciation to Stacy Moore of The Home Depot for volunteering to participate on the SCS-002 Standards Committee.  Applications are now being accepted for one vacancy on the SCS-002 Standards Committee, within the Producer Category.

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Leonardo Academy welcomes John Topping to the Type III Life-Cycle Impact Profile Declarations for Materials, Products, Services and Systems (SCS-002) Standards Committee.  Leonardo Academy would also like to extend its appreciation to Stacy Moore of The Home Depot for volunteering to participate on the SCS-002 Standards Committee.  Applications are now being accepted for one vacancy on the SCS-002 Standards Committee, within the Producer Category.

Alec Appelbaum’s Misunderstandings of LEED are LEEDing Us Astray

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Today, Leonardo Academy President Michal Arny refuted Alec Appelbaum’s New York Times May 20 OpEd piece, “Don’t LEED Us Astray”, stating for the record that the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) green building rating systems do address maintaining the ongoing green performance of buildings.

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Today, Leonardo Academy President Michal Arny refuted Alec Appelbaum’s New York Times May 20 OpEd piece, “Don’t LEED Us Astray”, stating for the record that the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) green building rating systems do address maintaining the ongoing green performance of buildings.

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