Activities at the Rotunda/Earth Day Celebration 10 am - 2 pm. Sustainable Tour at 1 pm, Sustainable Feast and Open Mike Night at The Garden of the Coastal Plain 5:30 - 7:30 pm.
Founded in August 2008, the center originated as an Office of Sustainability in the College of Science and Technology and transitioned into the Center for Sustainability in 2009. Dr. Lissa Leege, Professor of Biology has directed the Center for Sustainability since its inception in August 2008.
The mission of Georgia Southern University’s Center for Sustainability (CfS) is:
•To increase education and awareness of sustainability issues, both on campus and in the community
•To provide incentives for faculty, staff, and students to incorporate sustainability in research, teaching and service
•To form partnerships with local community to improve sustainability
•To implement best practices in sustainability at Georgia Southern University