Green MBA Commencement the First at Phipps
The fifth graduation ceremony of students in Duquesne University's MBA Sustainability program will be at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens.
The program, tailored to incorporate ethics, profitability and environment into business practices, will have the first commencement scheduled at Phipps, which recently previewed the Center for Sustainable Landscapes, called one of the greenest buildings on the planet.
The class will be addressed by Hunter Lovins, president of Natural Capitalism Solutions, which has helped companies, communities and countries from Afghanistan to New Zealand implement more sustainable business practices profitably.
WHEN: Friday, July 27, 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Oakland
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. Duquesne, a campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, has been nationally recognized for its academic programs, community service and commitment to sustainability. Follow Duquesne University on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.