urbanstrong sponsoring NYC/SBA presentation on The WELL Building Standard & The 14 Patterns of Biophilic Design

this friday evening, urbanstrong will be sponsoring and evening of lectures, networking and refreshments. Designing Buildings for Health and Wellness: The WELL Building Standard Jessica Rose Cooper, Executive Director, Project Management and Director of Sustainability, Delos Living LLC and 14 Patterns of Biophilic Design - Improving Health and Well-Being in the Built Environment Jonce Walker, [...]

By |October 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Alan of urbanstrong to moderate NYC AgTech Demo Night

this wednesday night, alan burchell of urbanstrong will be moderating AgTech Demo Night, an evening of high tech product demonstrations from the urban farming industry.  alan will MC the demonstrations and host a panel discussion about the current state (and future predictions) of urban farming in the new york city area and beyond. NYC AgTech [...]

By |October 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How a Quick Glimpse of Nature Can Make You More Productive

Green roofs are great for the environment. Turns out they're great for tired workers, too. ERIC JAFFE  @e_jaffe  May 5, 2015 http://www.citylab.com/design/2015/05/how-a-quick-glimpse-of-nature-can-make-you-more-productive/392360/ That's the upshot of a new paper from an Australia-based research team set for publication in the Journal of Environmental Psychology. Their work has found that even taking just 40 seconds to focus on a [...]

By |May 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

urbanstrong’s alan burchell featured on MSNBC’s “The Ed Show,” w/ Mark Ruffalo, Ban Ki-moon, and Bernie Sanders.

Last night, MSNBC's "The Ed Show" aired coverage of The People's Climate March in New York City.  Alan Burchell, founder of urbanstrong, is featured throughout the program, alongside actor and climate activist Mark Ruffalo, current Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon, and Bernie Sanders, Senator from Vermont and candidate for the Democratic nomination for President [...]

By |September 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments