Diversity and Inclusion in Sustainability
August 2, 2019 // 7:30AM - 9:00AM
Research in the environmental field has identified a Green Ceiling for minority employment in environmental organizations, holding steady at 16%. Several reasons for this opportunity gap include unconscious bias, a lack of outreach to minority-serving gatherings and institutions, and a failure of establishing a proper internship pipeline. Come hear from diverse panelists across environmental professions in Atlanta discuss their educational and career paths.
Friday, August 2, 2019
Doors open for networking:
7:00AM - 7:30AM
Program: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Walk-in Member: $20
Non- Member: $30
Walk-in Non-Member: $35
Walk-in Student: $20
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As a benefit to becoming a new or renewed member, your name will be entered into a raffle to win a $25 Macy's gift card at the next month's SART!
Parking for Roundtable attendees at the Southface campus is available in the large parking lot adjacent to our building. The lot is accessible from Pine Street.
Southface strongly encourages carpooling or using alternative transportation to attend our events!
Southface is accessible from the Civic Center MARTA Station, available on either the Gold or Red MARTA lines running North/South. Exit the station onto West Peachtree St heading north, and turn right onto Pine Street. Southface is a 7-10 minute walk from the Civic Center Station.