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July 14, 2020
Outside// 2020 is Here
July 14, 2020
Outside// 2020 is Here

It’s officially summer and you know what that means! Outside//, the MASCO and member-sponsored placemaking program, is returning for its second year Monday, July 13th, 2020.  The yellow umbrellas are back along with outdoor furniture and fun things...

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June 18, 2020
MASCO Greens the LMA
June 18, 2020
MASCO Greens the LMA

For over three decades, MASCO has made the Longwood Medical Area greener. As a health-focused community, this is just one of the many ways that MASCO and its members have combined sustainability with the mental and physical wellbeing of the...

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January 27, 2020
MASCO Names New President
January 27, 2020
MASCO Names New President

David Sweeney has been appointed President and CEO of MASCO, the Medical, Academic and Scientific Community Organization for Boston’s 210-acre Longwood Medical and Academic community, the LMA. Currently Chief of Staff to Boston Mayor Martin J....

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November 27, 2019
Art: a Life-Enhancing Force
November 27, 2019
Art: a Life-Enhancing Force

Frederick Law Olmsted designed the Emerald Necklace that borders the Longwood Area in 1876, and the importance of public spaces have been a point of pride in the Longwood Medical Area since then. Olmsted believed that universal access to “scenes of...

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October 02, 2019
Leadership In Sustainability
October 02, 2019
Leadership In Sustainability

Photo: William Bossen Reaching Net Zero: How Embracing the Squiggle Can Help Us Succeed The last four years have been the hottest on record, and winter temperatures in the Arctic have risen by 3°C since 1990. Sea levels are rising, coral reefs are...

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Food Truck Fridays is a MASCO sponsored program that began in the summer of 2016. A variety of vendors are invited to 375 Longwood Avenue from 11am-2pm each Friday from May-September. For the summer of 2019, two trucks came each Friday: a lunch...

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TUESDAY, September 10th Author Christina Thompson is OUTSIDE and will discuss her latest book THE POLYNESIAN TRIANGLE, which delves into an area of ten million square miles, defined by the three points of Hawai‘i, New Zealand, and Easter Island. All...

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Tuesday August 27th, Storyteller THEA IBERALL is OUTSIDE from 12-2 pm at the Countway Courtyard telling stories on the half hour. Iberall has been called ‘a shimmering bridge between heart and mind.’ An inductee into the International Educators Hall...

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