The Office of Sustainability seeks to educate and transform the campus, community and individuals by promoting collaborative relationships among students, faculty, staff, and community members for exploring and implementing the changes required to create a sustainable campus and society. The student branch of the office is known as Sustainable Carolina, which empowers students to address campus and global issues through intensive experiential learning and leadership opportunities.
Here's What We're Up To!
Garden Volunteer Hours
Mondays: 12:15 - 2:45 p.m.
Tuesdays: 12:15 - 2:45 p.m.
Wednesdays: 1:15 - 3:45 p.m.
Thursdays: 9:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Fridays: 8:15 - 10:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m. - 1:45 p.m., 2:30- 5:00 p.m.
Are you a Sustainability Super Star?
Calling all Juniors and Seniors to apply for the
2017 Harris Pastides and Patricia Moore‐Pastides Student Sustainability Award. President Harris Pastides and Patricia Moore-Pastides are committed to SUSTAINABILITY and its positive impact on multiple systems. They have created a new undergraduate award, to be first presented in 2017, to recognize an undergraduate student that has truly effected Sustainability at USC.
ELIGIBILITY: Students with 90 credit hours by end of Spring 2017, enrolled full-time and a minimum GPA of 3.0.
DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS: February 24, 2017
Students may self-nominate, or be nominated by the USC community of students, staff or faculty. Nominations should address how the student has made an impact in one or more of the following areas related to sustainability: scholarship, leadership, and/or engagement.
- Scholarship: Through an intensive discovery or research project, the student has revealed a new understanding of the interdisciplinary connections between the environment, economy and society. Conclusions from the project should demonstrate the importance of sustainability research, suggestions for USC campus operations, and/or contribute to social progress.
- Leadership: The student has demonstrated an ability to put theory into practice by leading a team to execute a major program or project that promotes sustainability at USC.
- Service/Engagement: The student has exhibited a commitment to service and educational outreach through engagement with the campus and local community. Through intensive projects and programs, the student has helped to elevate the education of these two populations