University Sustainability

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Southeastern Student Sustainability Conference

(formerly Southeastern EcoReps Conference)

Friday, February 28 - Sunday, March 1, 2020
Appalachian State University - Boone, NC

SAVE THE DATE! - Be on the lookout for a call from proposals soon!

Conference Info: This annual conference brings together student EcoReps, sustainability interns, and faculty and staff advisers from around the region for a weekend of peer leadership training and collaboration. In 2020, the conference will change venues and the host institution will be Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. The conference is planned by a committee of graduate and undergraduate students, led by staff members of the host institution.

Contact Info: Emails will be sent out to past attendees with regards to registration. If you or your students are interested in attending, please email

History of the Conference: Since the first annual conference in 2012, this event has been held in the Green Quad’s Learning Center for Sustainable Futures at the University of South Carolina.  The decision was made to begin allowing other institutions to host, beginning in 2020. Over the years, 20 different colleges and universities from North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia and Texas have attended this important event.

Past Presentations: Presentations from past events may be found at the following link: