Certificate Orientation

Save the date for the Fall Sustainability Certificate Orientation and Capstone Workshop

September 12, 4 pm

Sandford Hall 309 & 314

More information soon.

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Sustaining futures: Office of Sustainability recognizes students, faculty

"It's taken each one of us to reduce UGA's energy and water use intensity by 21 percent and 25 percent respectively since 2007," said Kevin Kirsche, Office of Sustainability director. In two years, the certificate of sustainability program has jumped from one graduate to 21 graduates. Read More (by Sofi Gratas and  Kesel) Wellsley

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Certificate Impact

From initiatives that save our university millions of dollars in food waste every year to helping support sustainable solutions to invasive plant growth, our students are making a difference in the Athens-Clarke County community. Want to find out more? Take a look at some final portfolios produced by Certificate graduates, featuring their experiences with sustainability at UGA!

David Hasslinger's Portfolio

Lindsey Bineau's Portfolio

Mason Towe's Portfolio

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Social Ecology Studio Project Pilot Grants

The Social Ecology Studio is a multi-researcher, collaborative art workspace dedicated to advancing sustainability and resilience through the arts. Capitalizing on art’s ability to engage, inform and activate a diverse range of constituents, the studio acts as a bridge, humanizing and connecting community members and policy makers with issues entrenched in social ecology. The Studio facilitates collaborations with scientific and social research topics from across campus and the community, serving as a hub for graduate and undergraduate students to identify research opportunities while providing space and resources to work collaboratively.

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