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Student Organizations

We encourage SU students, faculty, staff and alumni to get involved with any of the sustainability-related organizations on campus.

STUDENTS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVISM AND KNOWLEDGE (SEAK)

Contact: Ethan Hendrix and Nicole Rajtak
Advisor: Laura Hobgood
Purpose: We believe that sustainability is for everyone and that a sustainable society is one that honors the earth and all its inhabitants. We strive to create this society by educating ourselves and others on our connection to the planet and on the local and global impacts we have on its vital systems. We aim to disrupt consumptive mindsets, advance environmental justice, and foster a more sustainable future for all.

SOUTHWESTERN COMMUNITY GARDEN

Contact: Leah Horick
Advisor: Lance Roberson
Purpose: To educate the Southwestern community on sustainable food cultivation and to foster an appreciation for growing one’s own dinner.

  • Connect with the Community Garden on Social Media: Instagram | Facebook
  • Watch the Community Garden’s promotional video

HUMAN-ENVIRONMENTAL-ANIMAL-TEAM (H.E.A.T.)

Contact: Jayden Hughes
Advisors: Fay Guarraci
Purpose: To educate students on and improve situations for human rights, animal welfare, and environmental preservation and conservation.

FOOD JUSTICE ASSOCIATION (FJA)

Contact: Antonia Renfroe
Advisor: Laura Hobgood
Purpose: To promote & facilitate discussions regarding the different aspects of food justice including environmentalism, animal rights, veganism, and human safety and health.

  • Connect with FJA on Social Media: Instagram