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Sustainability

Calendar

We host numerous events throughout the year to engage students, staff, faculty, and community members in sustainable initiatives on campus and in the community.  Also included below are campus and community events that the Office of Susatainability would like to promote.

Campus
Nov. 8 - OREC Mountain Bike Trip | Harbison State Forest | 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Nov. 8 - OREC Bike Rental | Harbison State Forest | 1 p.m.-6 p.m.
Nov. 12 - Sustainable Carolina Pop Up Farmers Market | Greene St. | 12:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Nov. 12 - The Future of Renewable Energy with Dominion Energy | Virtual | 7 p.m.-8 p.m.
Nov. 14 - OREC Volunteer Outdoor Clean Up | TBD | 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Nov. 15 - The Sustainability Myth: Environmental Gentrification and the Politics of Justice | Virtual | 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. 
Nov. 19 - Curious like Catesby - Explorer, Artist, Naturalist | Virtual, registration required | 7 p.m.-8 p.m.

Sustainable Carolina Garden Shifts | 1216 Wheat St. | Register Before 


Cola and SC Events
Nov. 5-6 - SC Clean Energy Conference | Virtual | 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Nov. 7-8 - Experience Millwood | Millwood Avenue | 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Nov. 8 - Outdoor Yoga with Stacey | Seibels House Gardens | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Nov. 9 - Monthly Bike Pedestrian Advisory Committee | Virtual | 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Nov. 12 - What's Living in my Backyard | Virtual | 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Nov. 14 - Monthly Litter Pick Up | West Columbia Community Center | 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
Nov. 15 - Carolina Water Club x Congaree Riverkeeper Litter Sweep | North end of Riverfront Park | 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Nov. 27 - Harvest Hope Food Drive and Mtb Ride | Harbison State Forest | 10 a.m.

Monday - Friday - SC State Farmers Market | 3483 Charleston Hwy | 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturdays - Soda City Market | Main St. | 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 

Virtual Events

Nov. 6 - Charting Your Career Pathway in Geography and Geotechnologies 
Nov. 6 - Sustainability is a Steady State Economy | 11 a.m.
Nov. 9 - Sustainability in the Supply Chain | 7 p.m.
Nov. 9 - Plastics and Circular Economy | 11 a.m.
Nov. 12 - Business Sustainability | 1 p.m.
Nov. 13 - Crafternoon for Sustainability
Nov. 16 - Capitalism and Sustainability | 2 p.m.
Nov. 19 - Urban Sustainability Symposium | 12 p.m.
Nov. 20 - Careers in Geography: A Discussion with Business, Government, and Nonprofit Sector Geographers
Nov. 24 - Urban Sustainability | 11 a.m.
Dec. 7 | PLAN Movie Night: Merchants of Cool | 6 p.m


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