Students Apply Sustainable Business Concepts to Uplift Challenged Community

August 26, 2019

This past Spring semester, students in Ravi Subramanian's Business Decisions for Sustainability and Shared Value course embarked on a project with partner Garry Harris, Managing Director of the Center for Sustainable Communities.  Working in teams, students researched, developed, and proposed creative development plans for a challenged neighborhood of over 5,000 homes and 17,000 residents in South Hampton Roads, Virginia.  This neighborhood is the focus of a revitalization project, ECO District Hampton Roads, which aims to foster community, increase prosperity, and promote health and well-being. Click below to read the full article.

This article was originally published by the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business at Georgia Tech's Scheller College of Business.