SOUL is a liaison group aimed at assisting the Office of Sustainability, Ecology and Energy Conservation Committee, and the university further implementation of the Sustainability Plan and Climate Action Plan.
To learn more and get involved, check out their webpage.
SIAC is a new organization in FY14 that is supervised by a faculty advisor, supported by a Graduate Assistant in the Office of Sustainability, and reports to the Ohio University Foundation. In partnership with the Student Equity Management Group (SEMG) and the Fixed Income Management Group (SIMG), SIAC will work to develop institutional portfolios relating to Socially Responsible Investing.
Sound interesting? Learn more on their webpage.
Eco Reps is a student organization focused on offering friendly, sustainable education to its peers in a multitude of ways. They also participate in various ecological volunteer opportunities around Athens in order to improve the community and collaborate with other organizations, including the Office of Sustainability, to promote environmentalism. Eco Reps strives to encourage a sustainable culture around campus by example; they aim to be personally sustainable, constantly educating themselves about what it means to live a green lifestyle.
For more information, check out their webpage.
Interested in receiving class credit for work with the Office of Sustainability in Fall 2014? Check with your academic program to see if they offer for-credit internships and then email email@example.com express your interest. We'll see if we can help you out!