Environment and Climate

Protecting the environment and addressing global climate change are top priorities in the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Here we share the stories of the Sullivan Foundation’s partner schools, faculty/staff, students, alumni and entrepreneurs who are leading the charge for sustainability across the American South.

this photo shows a LEED-certified building on the Berea campusBerea College

Berea College Leads Nation in On-Campus Sustainability Efforts

The tuition-free Kentucky college has long been known for its strong commitment to sustainability.
Carlton Ward Jr.

Protecting the Florida Everglades Has Become Tori Linder's Mission in Life

The Rollins College graduate works to promote environmental sustainability and wetlands preservation with Path of the Panther.

Guilford College Ranks in Top 10 in RecycleMania Tournament

Recyclemania is a nationwide competition for colleges and universities committed to recycling and reducing food waste on their campuses
Scott Cook

Green Is the New Black at Rollins College

Here are 13 ways this Sullivan Foundation partner school teaches students to be good stewards of the planet.

Changing the Climate by Leaving “Climate Change” Behind

Changing hearts and minds on any social issue - especially climate change - requires building connections with people through language and stories rooted in shared values.