Welcome to Sustainable Carolina, where we are working hard to make the University of South Carolina more environmentally sustainable. Please use this site to explore our project teams, resources, and opportunities to get involved.
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Help Us Get Growing! Vote for our garden to win a Seeds of Change grant!
Carolina Community Farm & Garden at Green Quad is in the running to receive the Seeds of Change grant of $10,000-$20,000! To make the final round, we need as many votes as possible. You can vote once every day.
Go to: www.seedsofchangegrant.com and search for "Carolina" and the zipcode "29208." Carolina Community Farm & Garden will be the first option. Vote daily and tell your friends through April 21.
Sustainable Carolina Curriculum Award Winners for 2013-14 Announced
Sustainable Carolina is proud to announce the recipients of its Sustainable Carolina Curriculum Awards for 2013-14: Laura Ducate, Renee Shaffer, and Justine Wells.
Each May up to twenty Faculty/Staff Sustainability Fellows are selected to participate in Sustainable Carolina's annual "Sustainability Across the Curriculum" workshop. The Curriculum Awards are given to those Fellows who have demonstrated significant progress toward integrating sustainability into the USC curriculum.
The next "Sustainability Across the Curriculum" workshop will be held May 12-13, 2014, co-sponsored by the Center for Teaching Excellence. All faculty, staff, and graduate students are eligible to apply. Those chosen to participate in the workshop become Sustainability Fellows and are eligible for next year's Sustainable Carolina Curriculum Awards. To apply to be a Sustainability Fellow for 2014-15, the link to the online application form is at the bottom of
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Earth Week Success!
We would like to say a big THANK YOU to everyone who came out to join us in our Earth Week celebrations! Over 300 people came out to enjoy Earth Jam - an afternoon of great bands, good food, and lots of sunshine!
We'd also like to thank Half-Moon Outfitters who graciously donated an ENO hammock for our Earth Jam raffle.
We can't wait for next year!
Check out this sustainability blog by one of our amazing students!
Give it Up for Good Donation Collection
Give it Up for Good Yard Sale
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