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Georgia Perimeter College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives

Release Date: 02/10/2012
Contact Information: EPA - Dawn Harris-Young, (404) 562-8421, harris-young.dawn@epa.gov; GPC - Rebecca Rakoczy (678-891-2691) Rebecca.rakoczy@gpc.edu

ATLANTA – On Wednesday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will enter into an agreement with Georgia Perimeter College to support campus greening and sustainability. As part of the agreement, EPA will commit to enhance the college’s environmental policy and science curricula and offer opportunities for students interested in environmental careers.

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) will be signed during a ceremony at Georgia Perimeter.


WHO: Gwen Keyes Fleming, Regional Administrator, EPA Region 4;
Dr. Anthony Tricoli, President, Georgia Perimeter College

      Hank M. Huckaby, Chancellor, University System of Georgia Board of Regents
      Karla Drenner, Georgia State Representative

WHAT: EPA and Georgia Perimeter College Sign MOU on Campus Greening and Environmental Careers

WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. EST

WHERE: Georgia Perimeter College - Clarkston Campus
      Atlanta Center for Civic Engagement & Service Learning
      555 N. Indian Creek Drive
      Clarkston, GA