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By Dionne Nickerson
Sustainable Fashion: How Sustainability Claims Affect Consumer Attitudes towards Fashion Brands
Coming to Tech as a PhD student, I wanted to continue to explore these types of issues. Corporate social responsibility/sustainability was just a natural fit.
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By Jason Alcedo
Climate Changing the Status Quo
A primary reason I came to the Scheller College of Businesses was to widen my knowledge of the interaction between business and society. The Carbon-Conscious Business Speaker Series is one of many reasons that I am able to gain a deeper understanding of the business case for sustainability initiatives.
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By Michael Oxman
Reflections on Fall 2016 Sustainability Practicum
It was exhilarating to finish out my first semester at Scheller co-teaching (with Jay Cranman) our MBA Sustainable Business Practicum!
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By Rachel Fratt (Scheller MBA Student)
Environmental Justice & Business-Community Engagement
On November 14th, Michael Oxman and Chris Anderson presented to a group of about forty people interested in sustainability, including my Sustainable Systems class. They began this presentation by explaining that the number one cause of delays in extractives projects are stakeholder and community related issues.
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By Reemon Silverman (Scheller MBA Student)
Georgia Tech Students Generate Mobility Solutions in Toyota & Net Impact Competition
Last week, Georgia Tech design, engineering and business students came together to participate in the Next Generation Mobility Challenge run by Toyota and the Toyota Mobility Foundation in partnership with Net Impact. Students were divided into inter-disciplinary teams to formulate a solution that would facilitate more sustainable transportation for elderly, disabled and low-income individuals facing unique transportation challenges.
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By Michael Oxman
Joining the Ray Anderson Center for Sustainable Business & Highlights from our Sustainability Practicum
Since joining the Center late this summer, I have been focused on getting to know my amazing colleagues at the Center, within Scheller College, and supporters among the broader Georgia Tech community. I am excited to begin executing on the robust strategic plan that is in place and to drive new initiatives that will advance sustainability innovation and promote integration of the topic within both business education and practice.
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