Articles about Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business

Success Stories from the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business

The Foundation trustees and staff recently held their annual meeting with faculty, staff and students from the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainability at Georgia Tech's Scheller College of Business. While the growth and success of the Center's programs are obvious, two other key themes stood out.

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Quarterly Article Roundup: Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business ar

Here's a quarterly roundup of articles from the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business from October 2017 - February 2018

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A Father's Sustainability Legacy

Reprinted from Barron's

In September 2011, one month after Ray C. Anderson died, his two daughters—Mary Anne Lanier, now 60, and Harriet Langford, 57—were summoned to his lawyer’s Atlanta office. Anderson had founded Interface, the world’s largest commercial carpet-tile manufacturer, and he left his daughters a $50 million philanthropic trust. “We were absolutely shocked,” says Langford. Anderson had given no instructions about where the money should go or what the foundation should focus on. “We went around for the next six months like deer in the headlights,” she says.

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Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business to Co-Host Sustainability Interactive 5.0 with Green Chamber of the South

Join the conference where senior sustainability officers, investors, local business owners, green professionals, and government officials come to network, share best practices, and discuss the latest sustainability initiatives.

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Scheller Interns at SunTrust Win Carbon Reduction Challenge

Reprinted from Georgia Tech's Scheller News

The Ray C. Anderson Foundation's NextGen Commitee Helped Fund the expansion of the Carbon Reduction Challenge into Georgia Tech's Co-op and Internship programs. The winning team had two members from the Scheller College of Business and four students from Ray's alma mater - Industrial and Systems Engineering

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Brightening Our Corner - August 2017 Newsletter

Quarterly Newsletter from the Ray C. Anderson Foundation

The Ray C. Anderson Foundation's Quarterly Newsletter is out - Brightening Our Corner

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Carbon Reduction Challenge Winners Announced at Georgia Tech

The 10th cohort of students to participate in the Carbon Reduction Challenge at the Georgia Institute of Technology gathered on August 14th in a crowded atrium full of eager visitors. These students came prepared to present their solutions for reducing carbon emissions across a diverse set of 15 organizations that hosted Georgia Tech interns and co-op students this past summer.

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Georgia Tech Professors Take the Carbon Reduction Challenge from Class to Co-op

Reprinted from Scheller News

The Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business is creating the next leaders to take on carbon reduction through an innovative co-curricular initiative launched in partnership with the College of Sciences and partially funded by the Ray C. Anderson Foundation.

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Introducing Georgia Tech's Scheller Sustainability Fellows

The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business at Georgia Tech's Schelller College of Business empowers students to become leaders in building a sustainable and prosperous future. The MBA Fellows program is an opportunity for those seeking a deeper engagement related to sustainability, beyond the Strategic Sustainability Concentration, the Innovating for Sustainability Immersive Track, and the Net Impact MBA Chapter.

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Ray's Story Featured in History Piece in Georgia Tech Alumni Magazine

Ray's story is a history feature in Georgia Tech's Alumni Magazine (Volume 92 - Winter 2016)

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