Unlocking Sustainability Through Analytics at SunTrust

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Unlocking Sustainability Through Analytics at SunTrust

By Mario Wijaya
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See how a sustainability class in the @GT_ACSB @georgiatechbsch changed one student's view on #climatechange http://ow.ly/6JJx30h58mW @johnalanierRCAF @harriettheray @LangfordPhill @GeorgiaTech_SLS

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Summary

One student at Georgia Tech changed his whole view about #climatechange after taking Beril Toktay's class in the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:00am

Before taking Dr. Beril Toktay’s Fall 2016 Serve-Learn-Sustain class, Introduction to Sustainable Systems, I had little knowledge on sustainability practice. I was aware of global warming but didn’t care to learn more about it. Prior to the class, I knew how carbon emissions impacted the earth but not so much about what companies were doing to reduce their carbon emissions through sustainable business practices. After taking this class, my perspective on sustainability practice changed from recognizing the impact/harm of carbon emissions on the environment to wanting to do something about sustainability whether through company action or a campaign initiative.

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Keywords: Environment | Academia | Climate Action | Education | Environment | Georgia Tech | Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business | Ray C. Anderson Foundation | Scheller College of Business | SunTrust | Sustainability