Baton Rouge, La - Southern University and A&M College at Baton Rouge (SUBR), Louisiana is hosting its second annual campus-wide Sustainability Week, April 13-17, 2015. The theme for the week is, “Creating a Culture of Sustainability: Where Blue and Gold Meet Green.” This event involves the participation of students, faculty, and staff from the SUBR campus as well as Middle and High School students in the Scotlandville area. There will also be participation from undergraduate and graduate students from other SU campuses (New Orleans, Shreveport and Agricultural Research & Extension Center), as well as other higher education institutions from across the state.
The week will consist of daily campus-wide sustainability activities to promote sustainable actions. On Wednesday, our Sustainability Day will consist of engaging students and the community with student and corporate demonstrations, guest speakers, and research competitions. Undergraduate and Graduate students will participate in a Research Poster Competition. Each student winner will receive a monetary prize, t-shirt, and other awards. There will be educational displays and demonstrations set-up for all to enjoy!