• Sustainability Year In Review

    Sustainability Year In Review

    Recapping the 2015-2016 year in sustainability at Georgetown.

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  • 10th Annual Move Out Drive

    10th Annual Move Out Drive

    Find out more about Georgetown's end of year contribution to our environment and local community

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  • Care for Our Common Home

    Care for Our Common Home

    Georgetown faculty reflect on Pope Francis's Environmental Encyclical, Laudato Si.

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  • GU Co-Hosts Sec. Kerry's Climate & Clean Energy Forum

    GU Co-Hosts Sec. Kerry's Climate & Clean Energy Forum

    Watch the conversation on climate and clean energy in the lead up to Paris climate talks.

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  • Georgetown to Divest from Direct Coal Investments

    Georgetown to Divest from Direct Coal Investments

    Divestment is one of many ways the university is addressing critical sustainability challenges.

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Georgetown University is committed to addressing critical sustainability challenges in our local and global communities. Through approaches that reflect our Jesuit heritage, our core mission of creating knowledge and our commitment to justice and common good, we seek to foster a deeper understanding and spur action on the issues.

The University is pursuing broad-based, practical approaches to sustainability, including an ambitious commitment to cut our carbon footprint in half by 2020. On campus, we are implementing real-world sustainability solutions, using the campus as a living laboratory and developing a long-term sustainability strategy to guide our work.

Explore the links on this page to learn more about what we are doing and how you can get involved.