Center for Sustainability
Georgia Southern University

Spring 2019

Schedule of Sustainability Events
Student Sustainability Fees at Work!

Statesboro

January

23 The ‘Boro Browse 11 am – 1 pm Russell Union Rotunda
25 Reception for Tiny Mural – a Sustainability-Fee-Funded Biology/Art Installation  TBA 2nd floor Biological Sciences Atrium

February

4 RecycleMania Kickoff
5 First Meeting for Campus Community Garden 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Campus Community Garden
8 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30 – 1:30 pm 2258 Biological Sciences Building
11 Afterschool Garden Program Begins 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm daily 5 Statesboro local elementary schools
15 Arbor Day 11:00 am Planting in Jones Lane Park (parking at Baja Boro)
18-3/12 Art Exhibit Opening – Marie Lorenz: Ash Heap/Landfill – Meet & Greet with the Artist (with Art and CLEC) 1:30 pm Center for Art and Theater
19 Environmental Community Cinema – Green Fire 7:00 pm 1119 Natural Sciences Building
20 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Campus Community Garden
27 Sustainability Seminar Series: Elaine Adams – Designing and Living for a Carbon-Balanced Planet
7:00 pm Nessmith-Lane Assembly Hall #1915 Statesboro Campus
28 Sustainable Seafood@Southern presents the film: Of the Sea 6:00 pm IAB 1012
28 Green Eagle Award Nominations Open Online

March

5 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Campus Community Garden
12 Sustainability Seminar series: Marie Lorenz: Ash Heap/Landfill – Artist talk and closing reception (with Art and CLEC) 5:00 pm 2071 Art Building; Closing reception Center for Art & Theatre 6-7 pm
13 Environmental Community Cinema – The Human Element 7:00 pm 1119 Natural Sciences Building
20 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:00 – 7:00 pm Campus Community Garden
25 Sustainability Fee Grants Proposals Due 5:00 pm Online
27 Apartment Planting-register online by 3/20 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Russell Union 2043
31 RecycleMania Last Day

April

1 Green Eagle Award Nominations End 5:00 pm Online
2 Campus Community Garden Workshop 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm Campus Community Garden
3-24 Project Drawdown EcoChallenge Online
5 Sustainability Fee Committee Meeting 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm 2258 Biological Sciences Building
7-22 Sustainability Showcase Exhibit 2nd floor Learning Commons – Henderson Library
7-14  No Impact Week (with UWP) See web for complete schedule
9 Campus Farmers Market Festival  10:00 am –  2:00 pm Russell Union Rotunda
10 Recycled Boat Regatta 1st race 5:00 pm Education/Nursing Pond
11 Environmental Community Cinema – A Plastic Ocean 7:00 p.m. 1119 Natural Sciences Building
13 Shuttle to Statesboro Mainstreet Farmers Market 10:30 am & 11:30 am UV Clubhouse
13 ArtFest 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Sweetheart Circle
17 Campus Community Garden Workshop 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 pm Campus Community Garden
20 Shuttle to Statesboro Mainstreet Farmer’s Market 10:30 am & 11:30 am UV Clubhouse
20 Earth Day Festival-Savannah 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Forsyth Park
22 Sustainability Showcase Closing Reception 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm 2nd floor Learning Commons – Henderson Library
25 Campus Community Garden Harvest Celebration 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm TBA
27 Shuttle to Statesboro Mainstreet Farmers Market 10:30 am & 11:30 am UV Clubhouse

May

4 Shuttle to Statesboro Mainstreet Farmers Market 10:30 am & 11:30 am UV Clubhouse

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.

Armstrong

February

4 RecycleMania Kickoff
27 Environmental Community Cinema: Green Fire 7 pm Science Center 1402
28 Sustainable Seafood@Southern presents the film</ strong>: Of the Sea (simulcast from the Statesboro Campus) 6 pm Science Center 1107

March

27 Environmental Community Cinema – The Human Element 7 pm Science Center 1402
27 SARC Aquaponics Open House</ strong> 11 am-1 pm SARC Aquaponics Greenhouse
31 RecycleMania Last Day

April

7-14 No Impact Week See web for schedule
10 Farmers Market 10:00 am – 2:00 pm In front of Student Union
17 Environmental Community Cinema: A Plastic Ocean 7:00 pm Science Center 1402
20 Earth Day Festival 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Forsyth Park
24-25 Student Scholars Symposium All Day Student Union

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: 3/7/2019

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