USGBC West Michigan on the Radio

Hear from community members of the on our favorite radio segments, Getting Green and Sustainable Community Voices. Listen to green building & sustainable design professionals as they discuss current projects and issues surrounding green buildings, green health, energy, green homes and green schools.

November 21, 2018|Sustainable Community Voices today with the executive director of GVSU’s Office of Sustainability Practices. Our topic today is "Our West Michigan Sustainable Journey."

October 22, 2018|Getting Green, a monthly segment about green practices and sustainability. Today, Morgan Price and DeVon Miller join us to discuss the highlights of the Green Building Scene in West Michigan.

October 17, 2018|Sustainable Community Voices with guests from the community sharing how they are involved in the sustainability effort. We talk to Elissa Penczar, Chef Instructor of the Muskegon Area Career Tech Center and  students about engagement in a local, healthier food system.

September 24, 2018|Getting Green with guests from GVSU's Maintenance Operations.  Jeff Marcinkowski and Lawence Meredith talk about facilitating student success through engagement in the operations department.

September 19, 2018|Sustainable Community Voices today with Kari Bliss and Bill Haadsma on the topics, The State of Recycling and The China Sword.

August 27, 2018|Getting Green today with Charlotte Pease of Grand Rapids Community College. Charlotte joins us to discuss Green Building.

June 25, 2018|Getting Green with Ed Wierzbicki, Facilities Supervisor, GVSU Custodial Department. Ed joins us to talk about the American School and University 2018 Green Cleaning 1st Place in Higher Education Award Winner, GVSU.

May 16, 2018| Sustainable Community Voices, a monthly conversation about sustainability. Today Dan Schoonmaker from the WMSBF discusses an upcoming food waste summit and other topics.

April 23, 2018|Getting Green, talking today with Kevin Morgan of the Energy Management Team Manager at U of M about the Michigan Battle of the Buildings.

April 18, 2018|Sustainable Community Voices with Manager for the City of Muskegon Frank Peterson talking about the Muskegon as a Strong Town Winner.

March 26, 2018|Brett Little joins us for Getting Green today.  Brett is from the Green Home Institute and is here to discuss GR's Green Affordable Housing Initiative.

March 22, 2018|Sustainable Communities Voices. Our guest, Suzanne Schultz, discusses affordable housing.

Feb 26, 2018|We talk about construction waste management and the green building movement on this month’s Getting Green segment.

Feb 21, 2018| On today’s Sustainable Community Voices we talk about Holland's Energy Prize Competition with Ashley Kimble and Anne Saliers.

Jan. 17, 2018|Sustainable Community Voices with Kristin Bennett from the City of Grand Rapids joining us to discuss the new Grand Rapids Bike Share program.


Dec. 20, 2017| Sustainable Community Voices with guests from the community on the topic of the environment. Today, Alison Waske Sutter discusses Grand Rapids and Sustainability.

Nov. 27, 2017James Moyer, Associate VP for Facilities Planning, and Karen Ingle, Facilities Planning Project Manager join us for our Getting Green segment to discuss GVSU's commitment to sustainability.

Oct. 23, 2017| Getting Green, a spotlight on all green practices and sustainability. Today's topic is, “You will Manage what you Measure.” Mark Zoeteman of FTC&H is our guest.

Sept. 25, 2017| Getting Green, every month sharing news on sustainability and green practices. Today we speak with Jeffrey Dombrowski and Cheri Holman.

Aug. 28, 2018| Getting Green, a monthly conversation on area green practices and sustainability efforts. Today we talk about the green construction scene in Michigan and the upcoming WM Design and Construction Expo/EXPI awards. We talk to Elizabeth Bovard of Builders Exchange of Michigan.

July 25 2017| WGVU Getting Green, a monthly conversation on green practices and sustainability. Liesl Clark, Principle and Co-Founder of 5 Lakes Energy and Board Member of Advancing Women in Energy, joins us.

June 26, 2017| WGVU Getting Green, putting the spotlight every month on green practices and sustainability. For this months Getting Green segment we speak with guests from Midwest Energy about their Michigan Battle of the Building Winners.

May 22, 2017| WGVU Getting Green, putting the spotlight every month on green practices and sustainability. This month we hear from Michigan Green Communities with Jamie Kidwell-Brix, Michigan Green Communities Network Coordinator.

March 27, 2017 | WGVU Getting Green, putting the spotlight every month on green practices and sustainability.  Ryan Musch and Jenny Waugh from Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr and Huber join us to discuss balancing environment and economy at WMU's Business Technology and Research Park and Sustainable Site Development.

February 27, 2017| Getting Green, a monthly discussion with guests from the U.S. Green Building Council. Today, Mike Workman and Andrea Terrien from Catalyst Partners talk about the Well Building Standard.

January 23, 2017| Getting Green, a spotlight on green practices and sustainability. Today, Sustainability at Sparrow Hospital in Ionia, with President/CEO Bill Roeser.


November 28, 2016 | WGVU Getting Green, every month speaking to guests in the community about green practices and sustainability.  Elizabeth Bovard and Steve Nederhoed join us today to talk about Sustainable Building Innovations and the EXPI Award.

October 24, 2016 | WGVU Getting Green, monthly speaking with guests involved in green practices. Today, Paul Abueva discusses Green Homes.

August 22, 2016 | WGVU Getting Green, every month speaking to guests about green practices and sustainability. We talk about Energy Efficiency at the Odawa Casino and Resort with Dave Heinz.

July 25, 2016 | For this month’s WGVU Getting Green we speak with Andy Levin of Lean & Green Michigan. He joins us to talk about PACE, Property Assessed Clean Energy.

May 23, 2016 | WGVU Getting Green, every month speaking with guests in sustainability and other green practices. Today, Matt Henderson talks about his participation in the Michigan Battle of the Buildings 2015.

April 25, 2016 | WGVU Getting Green, every month speaking to guests in the community on green practices. Today, Cheri Holman, John Zimmerman and Brett Roach discuss the Michigan Battle of the Buildings 2015 winners.

March 26, 2016 | WGVU Getting Green is a monthly conversation we have on the Morning Show on green practices and sustainability. Today, Dr. Jonathan Smieja, Leader of Sustainable Design & Development at Steelcase, joins us to discuss The Chemistry of Things:  Building Materials.

January 25, 2016 | WGVU Getting Green, every month sharing information on green practices and sustainability. Today, happenings at GRCC at the Student level.


December 28, 2015 | WGVU Getting Green, a monthly conversation talking about green practices and sustainability here in West Michigan. Today's topic is the role and purpose of the U.S. Green Building Council West Michigan Chapter.  We speak with Cheri Holman and Drew Coppess.

October 26, 2015 | WGVU Getting Green, a monthly conversation on green practices and sustainability. Today's guests discuss a Green Health Collaborative and Asthma study. We speak with Deb Sypien and Anne Marie Hertl.

September 28, 2015 | WGVU Getting Green, we speak every month with experts in the area of green practices and sustainability. Brett Little, executive director of the GreenHomes Institute, joins us to discuss the initiative and greening an existing home.

August 24, 2015 | WGVU Getting Green, a monthly conversation on green practices. Today's topic, the Green Apple Day of Service.  Kristen Trovillion, USGBC Green School Fellow at GRPS, is our guest.

 

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