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Campus Sustainability Day to be held at Tate Student Center, UGA Bookstore

The university’s Office of Sustainability and Go Green Alliance will sponsor Campus Sustainability Day on Oct. 20 at the Tate Student Center and UGA Bookstore.

Planned activities include a fair from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on the lawn of the Tate Student Center.

Information tables will promote student-focused organizations and their sustainability initiatives. A car-free registration and bike tune-up will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on the Tate Center lawn.

Free tune-ups will be provided for those who arrive by bicycle; everyone who completes a car-free commute to campus can log their mileage at the Office of Sustainability for a chance to win a prize.

From 12:30-1 p.m., an update on campus sustainability will be take place in Room 480 of the Tate Student Center. After the update, a drop-in forum will be held in the same location until 2 p.m.

The forum will be a brainstorming session on current and future sustainability initiatives. In addition to these activities, the UGA Bookstore will offer a discount on several sustainability-related products throughout the day.

More information is available by e-mail ( or online (