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Scholars, Community Partners Come Together to Create a More Sustainable Charlotte

2017 Sustainability Scholars
2017 Sustainability Scholars

City of Charlotte, Clean Air Carolina, Carolinas HealthCare System... these are just a few of the places our Sustainability Scholars have worked this summer to address critical sustainability issues. The 10 scholars were embedded with a variety of community partners to work on a wide range of projects, all with the goal of enhancing the quality of life in the region—check out our #SustainableDavidson Snapchat story to hear directly from the students as they share their summer experiences, or tune in on Friday, July 28, at 11:45 a.m. on Facebook Live as the scholars deliver their final presentations from The Duke Endowment in Charlotte.

To view the Snapchat story, you must be follow Davidson College on Snapchat. If you'd rather view the Snapchat story on YouTube, the student-produced videos are available here.

The Sustainability Scholars program is a summer leadership program that immerses students with private, public or nonprofit community partners to engage in real-world sustainable projects. Learn more about the program and our 2017 scholars.