Tag: sustainability

In Praise of Two Wheels – Bicycle Commuters Thrive at the College

In Praise of Two Wheels – Bicycle Commuters Thrive at the College

Charleston is becoming a more bike friendly community, and some professors and staff at the College have led the charge for decades as bicycle commuters.

How a Butterfly Changed Todd LeVasseur’s World, and In Turn the College’s

How a Butterfly Changed Todd LeVasseur’s World, and In Turn the College’s

Professor Todd LeVasseur is promoting sustainability literacy on campus as part of the College’s Quality Enhancement Plan for reaccreditation.

Taking Research on the Road – Students Present at 2016 EcoReps Conference

Taking Research on the Road – Students Present at 2016 EcoReps Conference

Eight students will present their sustainability research at the 2016 Southeastern EcoReps Conference. Their projects focus on the ocean, social justice, urban gardening, Zero Waste events and more.

Sustainability Office All Ears For Your Campus Stories

Sustainability Office All Ears For Your Campus Stories

All alumni, students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in an oral history project created by the College’s Office of Sustainability. It’s easy: just walk to King Street and relate your most memorable moment on campus.

Nourish International Gives Students Opportunity to Act Locally and Globally

Nourish International Gives Students Opportunity to Act Locally and Globally

The nonprofit organization, which has chapters on more than 60 college campuses around the country, enables students to work with global communities on development projects aimed at eliminating extreme poverty.

Polar Explorer Robert Swan to Speak at CofC

Polar Explorer Robert Swan to Speak at CofC

The well-known environmentalist, who in 1989 became the first man to walk unsupported to both the North and South poles, will speak at the College on Dec. 9, 2015.

4 Tips for a More Sustainable Thanksgiving

4 Tips for a More Sustainable Thanksgiving

Campus experts urge you to make the most of the Thanksgiving holiday by showing some love to Mother Earth and growing closer with friends and family.

Students Focus Attention on Sustainable Seafood

Students Focus Attention on Sustainable Seafood

Two College of Charleston students have assembled a panel of individuals to address the topic of sustainable seafood.

Summer Sustainability Interns Develop Skills and Make an Impact (has video)

Summer Sustainability Interns Develop Skills and Make an Impact (has video)

Want to garner experience and skills in sustainable issues? Check out the College’s summer internship program with the Office of Sustainability.