The Georgia College Green Fee is gaining momentum. The review committee has been formed and is currently preparing a Call for Proposals, Application Form, and Review Guidelines. We anticipate that we can be soliciting student-led sustainability projects during Spring 2011. Please refer to our website for the most current information:
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Georgia College was represented at this week’s first-ever meeting for University System of Georgia campus sustainability directors, held at Macon State College on Friday, June 11, 2010. The meeting was arranged by the National Wildlife Federation, as part of their Campus Ecology program. Over 50 attendees, representing 24 Georgia colleges and agencies, came together to learn more about funding, planing, and implementing sustainability policies and procedures.
Kevin Murner, Associate Director for Energy Management, Utilities, Emergency Preparedness & Occupational Safety Projects, was joined at the event by Rick Ruark, Associate Director for Planning, Construction & Business Services, and Dr. Doug Oetter, Sustainability Council Chair. Presentations from sustainability leaders around the state demonstrated effective and current techniques and approaches to building sustainability.