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Sustain SC, Shi Institute for Sustainable Communities announce inaugural SLI class

The Shi Institute for Sustainable Communities on the Furman University campus.

Sustain SC and the Furman University Shi Institute for Sustainable Communities has selected a group of about 24 professionals across diverse sectors to join the inaugural class of the Sustainability Leadership Initiative (SLI). The SLI cohort will participate in sustainability programming from October to April.

“We are excited to partner with Sustain SC on the state’s first leadership development program focused on sustainability,” said Courtney Quinn, SLI director and adjunct professor in Furman’s Earth, environmental, and sustainability sciences department. “We are hopeful that bringing together representatives from industry, government and NGOs for engaging discussions will help drive smart, sustainable growth in our state.” Learn more in MidlandsBiz.

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