Welcome to the Georgia State Sustainability page.

The Office of Sustainability works collaboratively with students, faculty and staff to create a culture of conservation in the classroom, throughout campus, through research and in various outreach activities for the greater Atlanta community. 

News Highlights

The Gospel of Greentruck – JOSH YATES’ (MBA ’06) FARM-TO-TABLE PUB IS A SAVANNAH DESTINATION

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Ray C. Anderson Foundation Gives to Georgia State Sustainability Efforts. 

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Georgia State, CDC Partner On Researching Atlanta Beltline Infrastructure Project

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Weigh Your Waste

– GSU students aim to minimize food waste in campus dining halls
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GSU-Years of Living Dangerously Panel Discussion

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GSU Sustainability Donor, Ray C Anderson Foundation, partners with the Biomimicry Institute to announce the addition of the $100,000 Ray of Hope Prize to the Global Biomimicry Design Challenge.  The announcement was made on September 22 at the Clinton Global Initiative meeting in New York City.  Here is a link to the video.  Full press release can be read here.
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We invite you to take a look at our website and learn more about what Georgia State is doing to address environmental issues on campus, in Atlanta, the United States and all through out the world. Our hope is that the stories and resources provided here will encourage you to get involved and do your part to make Georgia State a greener campus.  To know more about GSU charging stations or rate discounts : Click Here GSU Researchers show how environmental protection can help to reduce property: Click Here To know more about Sustainability workshop activities: Click Here To know more about Howard Frumkin’s TED talk which has been discussed in workshop: Click Here News Read More News

Special Events

GSU Earth Week 

Sustainability Forum Spring 2015

Farmers Market Vendor Application 

We invite local growers and producers to join our Market. If you are interested, please fill out the form below and we will get back to you within 3-4 business days. The next GSU Farmers Market will be held at Unity Plaza from 12-4PM on Monday, November 10th. Stay tuned for more Market dates.

GSU Eco Challenge

The GSU Office of Sustainability wants to know how “GREEN” is your blue!  Will you show your panther spirit by participating in a friendly challenge… more »

GSU Bicycles Survey Data Summary 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Apr
20
Mon
12:00 pm Farmers Market @ University Plaza
Farmers Market @ University Plaza
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Visit with local farmers and purchase fresh produce! Produce can be purchased pre-sliced or whole. Please remember to bring your own bag for purchases! Cash/Debit Cards accepted.
3:00 pm Green Panel: Sustainability Pers... @ University Center Room 460 & 465
Green Panel: Sustainability Pers... @ University Center Room 460 & 465
Apr 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Come hear from a panel of GSU scholars and experts about current sustainability research, and developments. Food and refreshments provided.
Apr
21
Tue
12:00 pm Years of Living Dangerously Scre... @ Urban Life Room 170
Years of Living Dangerously Scre... @ Urban Life Room 170
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 Join us for a screening of the Emmy Award winning documentary, “Years of Living Dangerously” with guest star and acclaimed climatologists from Georgia Tech, Dr. Kim Cobb. Food and refreshments provided.
Apr
22
Wed
11:00 am Earth Day Street Festival @ Gilmer Street (Courtland Street to Peachtree Center Avenue)
Earth Day Street Festival @ Gilmer Street (Courtland Street to Peachtree Center Avenue)
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
GSU offers a plethora of Earth loving activities, give-a-ways, local organizations, and student groups; Featuring FREE FOOD from Hail Caesar, Pressed for Time and King of Pops to tease your eco-friendly palette!
5:00 pm Green Team Earth Day Fair @ Piedmont North A Parking Lot
Green Team Earth Day Fair @ Piedmont North A Parking Lot
Apr 22 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm
Come celebrate Earth Day with the University Housing Green Team! The Earth Day fair will feature food trucks, activities, and the unveiling of the Panther Power Down competition winners! Come join us f a night… more »

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