July 5, 2020 – July 18, 2020
@ the College of Design, Construction and Planning
University of Florida (Gainesville, Florida)
The Sustainability Exploration Program (SEP) is designed for high school students ages 15 to 18 (on the day of registration to learn-through-doing. Students engage with faculty and professionals to create a community design plan that demonstrates how dis-invested communities are an untapped resource to achieve sustainability goals. The SEP project, seminars, and field trips will require hands on engagement with the tools and technology central to furthering sustainability goals in environments, communities an populations. Additionally, this program will teach leadership skills in the process and expose participants to career pathways and demonstrate the wide array of options available to connect individual interests to sustainability.