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School of Sustainability Outstanding Graduates 2018

Established in 2006, the School of Sustainability’s mission is to educate a new generation of scholars and practitioners and create innovative modes of scholarship by bringing together leaders, stakeholders, and people from multiple disciplines to develop practical solutions to the most pressing sustainability challenges.

The School offers both undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees in sustainability at the Tempe and Polytechnic campuses, as well as through ASU Online.


Sustainability alumna recognized as Sustainability Champion by Arizona Forward

Sustainability alumna recognized as Sustainability Champion by Arizona Forward

Alexia Bednarz graduated from Arizona State University in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree from the School of Sustainability and a minor in design studies from the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts. Shortly after graduating, she landed a job with U-Haul, where she still works today as a community advocate for corporate sustainability. Bednarz...

Sustainability alumna uses her degree at Yellowstone

Sustainability alumna uses her degree at Yellowstone

Caroline Cloud graduated from the School of Sustainability at Arizona State University in 2017, and now she is working at Yellowstone National Park as a Risk and Sustainability Specialist for the park's concessions management company, Xanterra. Cloud recently spoke with ASU Student Life about her position. "Don’t be afraid to take a job away from...

Sustainability students plant seeds for new semester

Sustainability students plant seeds for new semester

Sustainability students are growing into the new semester — along with a new crop of vegetables in their revamped community garden. Students of all grade levels gathered in the S-cluster community area of the Adelphi II dorms in Tempe on Friday to reclaim their community garden after being away while the Adelphi Complex was shut down...

What is sustainability?

Sustainability is improving human well-being and ensuring social equity for present and future generations while safeguarding the planet’s life-supporting ecosystems. -Dean of School of Sustainability, Chris Boone

about sustainability and how a green degree can impact your career and your world.