Center for Sustainability
Georgia Southern University

Spring 2018

Schedule of Sustainability Events
Student Sustainability Fees at Work!

January

13 One Hundred Miles Conference (online pre-registration required – $50 – contact CfS for transportation) 8:30am – 6pm Jekyll Island
18 The Boro Browse 11am – 1pm Russell Union Commons
23 Environmental Cinema guest sponsors Green Ambassadors and Dogwood Alliance: BURNED: Are Trees the New Coal? 7-9pm 1119 Natural Sciences Building

February

 

4 RecycleMania Kickoff
6 First Meeting for Campus Community Garden 5-7pm Campus Community Garden
7 Live Well Fair (UWP) 10am-2pm Russell Union Commons
8 OCEARCH: Global Shark Trackers in the Low Country 7pm 1915 Nessmith-Lane Assembly Hall
10 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30-1:30pm 2258 Biological Sciences Building
12 Afterschool Garden Program Begins 4-5pm daily 5 Statesboro elementary schools
16 Arbor Day Celebration and tree planting 10am Herty Preserve kiosk, Southern Dr.
21 Environmental Community Cinema – The Age of Consequences 7pm 1119 Natural Sciences Building
21 Campus Community Garden Workshop 6-8pm Campus Community Garden
21 Global Engagement Fair (FYE) 10am-2pm Russell Union Ballroom
23 Next South Conference (online pre-registration required – contact CfS for transportation & 10% discount before 1/31) 7:30am-4:30pm Georgia State University
27 Sustainability Social (register online) 6:30-8:30pm Russell Union 2041
28 Green Eagle Nominations Open Online

March

 

6 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5-7pm Campus Community Garden
7 Environmental Community Cinema – SEED: the untold story 7pm 1119 Natural Sciences Building
20 Sustainability Seminar Series: Lauren Singer – Zero wast advocate 7pm PAC
21 Campus Community Garden Workshop 6-8pm Campus Community Garden
22 Nutrition Fair (UWP) 11am-2pm Russell Union Commons
27 Recycled Boat Regatta (register your team online) 6:30pm Contact CfS to volunteer
23 Sustainability Fee Grant Proposals Due 5pm Online
31 RecycleMania last day

April

 

2 Green Eagle Award Nominations Close 5pm Online
3 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5-7pm Campus Community Garden
4 Apt Planting 102 6:30-8:30pm Russell Union 2044
6 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30-2:30pm 2258 Biological Sciences Building
6-23 Sustainability Showcase Open Lib open times 1st floor-Henderson Library
8-15 No Impact Week (with UWP) – see web for daily events Contact CfS to volunteer
10 Farmers Market Festival  10am-2pm Union Rotunda
12 Environmental Community Cinema – Landfill Harmonic 7pm 1119 Natural Sciences Building
18 Campus Community Garden Workshop 6-8pm Campus Community Garden
19 Sustainability Showcase Closing Reception 3-5pm 1st floor-Henderson Library
21 Earth Day Festival-Savannah 11am-5pm Forsyth Park
25 Campus Community Garden Harvest Celebration 6-7:30pm TBA

You can download the latest Center for Sustainability calendar here.

In addition to these events, CfS will also provide weekly volunteer opportunities throughout the semester.

Last updated: 1/30/2018

CENTER FOR SUSTAINABILITY (CfS) • P.O. Box 8042-1 • Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5895