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Student Green Patriots

Join Green Patriots! (Photo: Green Patriots in the Potomac Heights Vegetable Garden).

Experiential Learning

Get involved in sustainability related classes and activities through Green Leaf courses, ENCORE, or the Patriot Experience!

Patriot Green Fund (PGF)

Got ideas to make Mason more sustainable or efficient? Apply now!

Energy

Easy energy-saving actions!

Alternative Transportation

Change up your mode of transportation and save money this year!

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Your Footprint

What is your personal environmental impact? How many resources does it take to support your current lifestyle?

Fast Facts

The Office of Sustainability started in 2007.

Mason aspires to be climate neutral by 2050.

We received a STARS Gold rating in 2014.

Students can choose from over 125 Green Leaf courses.

Students can experience a Sustainability pathway through General Education courses (Mason ENCORE series).

What Mason is Doing

The mission of the sustainability office is to use the strengths of George Mason University - innovation, responsiveness, flexibility, and community strength - to provide leadership in environmental, social, and economic stewardship on our campuses and throughout the local and global communities of which we are a part.

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Sustainable Scoop

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Calendar

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September 10 - September 16
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    9/11 Day of Service

    All day
    09/11/17

    Join us at the 5th annual 9/11 Day of Service in the Innovation Food Forest, the Potomac Heights Vegetable Garden, or the Presidents Park Greenhouse!

    Register at https://911day.gmu.edu.

    Please check-in at the Johnson Center before heading to the gardens and greenhouse.

    Green Patriots Meeting

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    09/11/17
    Merten Hall room 3300, Fairfax Campus
    Merten Hall room 3300, Fairfax Campus

    Join us for a semester full of sustainability and meet new friends!

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    Get Connected Fair

    11:00 am-2:00 pm
    09/13/17

    Come see Sustainable Mason, student green groups, and other student and community organizations at the GetConnected Fair, Mason’s largest organization fair!  Come out and learn how to get involved at Mason!!!

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    Patriot Green Fund Deadline

    All day
    09/15/17

    Have an idea to make Mason greener or more efficient? Submit for funding from the Patriot Green Fund! Any student, faculty, or staff member may apply for funds to support a sustainability project. Please see Apply for Funds or the new Frequently Asked Questions page for details about the type of projects that are supported by the PGF.

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