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8th Annual Sustainability Film & Discussion Series

8th Annual Sustainability Film Series Flyer

With support from a variety of local businesses and nonprofit organizations, UNCG is proud to present the 8th Annual Sustainability Film & Discussion Series. This monthly event features the latest documentaries about environmental education, climate change, and sustainable living. The post-screening discussions are led by local experts, which gives the participants a chance to ask questions and learn more about relevant sustainability issues in our community. All films are free and open to the public, beginning at 6:30 PM in the Weatherspoon Art Museum Auditorium on the following dates:

  • Nov 14 – Revolution
  • Dec 12 – Solar Mamas
  • Jan 23 – A Fierce Green Fire
  • Feb 27 – Landfill Harmonic
  • Mar 27 – Food Patriots 

 

5th Annual Sustainability Shorts Film Competition

Along with WUAG 103.1 FM and the UNCG Sustainability Council, the Office of Sustainability is pleased to announce the 5th Annual Sustainability Shorts Film Competition. Entries must address sustainability, which UNCG defines as the “enduring interconnectedness of social equity, the environment, the economy, and aesthetics.” Judging was based on relation to sustainability as well as concept, cinematography, acting, production quality, costuming, writing, etc.  Click on the links below to view each of the six submissions:

1. Menu of the Day:
2. Recycle it, Baby!
3. The Recycling March…Aggies Go Green
4. Geomorphic: North Carolina
5. The Secrets of Lemur Lane
6. The Michigandered Marimba
All entries were screened as part of the UNCG Sustainability Film Series at 6:30 PM inthe Weatherspoon Art Museum Auditorium on Thursday, April 24. After the film screening, the following winners were announced and celebrated at the event:

#1 – The Michigandered Marimba

#2 – The Secrets of Lemur Lane

#3 – Recycle it, Baby!

#3 – The Recycling March…Aggies Go Green