The Office of Sustainability hosts a variety of events throughout the academic year for faculty, staff, and students to attend. Check this page frequently to stay updated on sustainability programming at Georgia College.
Pop Up Thrift Shop
Join us the for the Pop Up Thrift Shop on October 5th from 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. on Front Campus. The event will be open to all students, faculty, and staff and will be an opportunity to support slow fashion, acquire a new-to-you wardrobe, and donate your unwanted, gently-used clothing.
Zero Waste Workshop
Are you interested in learning about single-use swaps? Join us on October 27 from 6 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. in A&S 270 for the Zero Waste Workshop. The Zero Waste Workshop will discuss issues related to consumerism and convenience culture in the U.S. and globally. The workshop will also showcase everyday products that are disposed of after one use and then offer more sustainable and reusable alternatives. Start your journey on the #ZeroWasteMovement by attending this free workshop. All students, faculty, and staff are welcomed to attend. You can register for the event here.
Farm to Campus Festival
The Office of Sustainability, J. Whitney Bunting College of Business, and Dining Services have teamed up to bring you the Farm to Campus Festival hosted on the Front Campus lawn on October 28th. From 2 P.M. - 4P.M., there will be a Farmer's Market where you will have the opportunity to purchase locally-sourced produce and other goods from farmers and growers. The festival will also feature a Farmer's Feast catered by Milledgeville's own Comfort Farms at 5:30 P.M. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased ahead of time here.