GA State University graduate at Blue Heron, the Office of Sustainability welcomes a new Interim Director and  the Atlanta Bike Share program in this issue! 
Office of Sustainability's Monthly News & Updates!
September  2016

Georgia State University Graduate Working at Blue Heron

Amber Hughes started working as an intern at Blue Heron during the spring 2015 semester after she was assigned a service learning project in a public policy class (PMAP 3021).  She majored in Environmental Science and graduated this past May.  Find out about Amber's experience at Blue Heron here.

Dr. Deocampo attending the 2016 White House Water Summit.
Dr. Deocampo 
GA State University
White House Water Summit

Professor and Chair of Geosciences, Dan Deocampo, was invited to attend the White House Water Summit in March to discuss the work that he has done with H2OTECH. Read more about Dr. Deocampo and H2OTECH here.

Atlanta Better Business Challenge 

The Atlanta Better Business Challenge is conducted by the City of Atlanta Mayor's Office of Sustainability in partnership with Central Atlanta Progress, Midtown Alliance and Livable Buckhead.  The goal of this annual challenge is to reduce energy and water consumption 20 percent in participating buildings across the city of Atlanta by 2020.

Georgia State University's One Park Place was recognized as a Top Performer in both the Energy and Water categories.   To learn more about the challenge click here.

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