April 23, 2009
09-079

Thressea Boyd
Director of Communications

Ceremony Marks VSU's Commitment Towards Improving Sustainability

VALDOSTA --President Patrick J. Schloss will join more than 600 college and university presidents across the country and sign the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment.

The public is invited to attend the ceremony at 11 a.m., Friday, April 24 in West Hall rotunda. The pledge publicly acknowledges VSU's commitment towards improving sustainability and developing a comprehensive plan to achieve climate neutrality.

Schloss will be joined by representatives from the VSU Climate Council, Faculty Senate Environmental Issues Committee and members of Students Against Violating the Environment (SAVE).

For more information, contact Thressea H. Boyd, assistant to the president for Communications, at 333-5952 or e-mail thboyd@valdosta.edu.