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Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business

We empower the leaders of tomorrow to create sustainable businesses and communities. The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business acts as a catalyst and connector, bringing together students, research faculty, companies, and entrepreneurs to create an environment where business-driven solutions to sustainability challenges can take shape and thrive.

Student Opportunities

Discover courses, programs, events, and activities designed to cultivate sustainability knowledge and innovation for becoming a progressive business leader.

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Research & Thought Leadership

Tap into cutting-edge research and connect with top business faculty to facilitate your next project, gain insight on a program, and develop collaborative opportunities.

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Industry Engagement

Connect with top-performing students, innovative researchers, and a network of leaders to address consumer and investor demands for sustainable business practices.

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Sustainable Business Success

  • #2
    MBA program in the U.S. that prepares students for leadership in sustainable business
    Corporate Knights Better World MBA Ranking, 2018
  • 1st
    Carbon Reduction Challenge wins big in both Sustainability & Natural Sciences categories
    Reimagine Education Conference & Awards, San Francisco, 2018
  • $15.2M
    Business cost savings for measures proposed by undergraduates
    Carbon Reduction Challenge, 2018
  • 35+
    Organizational Engagements
    Launching corporate projects, leading research, and developing connections
  • 60+
    Media Mentions
    News attributions for Center and affiliated faculty, 2018-19 academic year
  • 93%
    CEOs who believe sustainability is important to the future success of business
    Accenture CEO Study 2013
  • 80%
    CEOs who view sustainability as a competitive advantage in their industry
    Accenture CEO Study 2013
  • 84%
    CEOs say they will invest in new technologies for sustainability in next five years
    Accenture CEO Study 2013


Strategic Plan
Strategic Plan

Learn more about our mission, goals, and objectives as a sustainability hub for students, faculty, alumni, and practitioners. 
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Highlights from 2019

Gain a glimpse at our activities and impact over this past year. 
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Meet the team

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Featured Past Events

Eat some pizza and learn more about the Center and our work around Sustainability in Business!
Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business Drop-By Info Session
Stop by and learn more about the Center and our work around Sustainability in Business!
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Sustainability and Global Strategy
Business, Environment, and Society Series Speaker: Karim Yahi, The Coca-Cola Company
Please join us for a talk by Karim Yahi, Senior Vice President Global Strategy & Insights from the Coca-Cola Company.
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A Book Talk About Mid-Course Correction: Revisited
Lunch With the Author — John Lanier Presents a Book Talk About Mid-Course Correction: Revisited
John Lanier, Executive Director of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation and co-author of Mid-Course Correction Revisited, will discuss the life and work of his grandfather Ray C. Anderson.
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