Graduate Career and Service Experience - NYC

New York City Career and Service
Graduate Student Experience

"Sustainability and the Workplace"


May 26 - June 2, 2021

Join the Graduate School as we travel to New York City for a week to learn more about sustainability efforts being integrated into urban life. During this Career and Service Trek, we'll explore ways to honor ideas of inclusion and what it takes to thrive in today's diverse workforce. We'll experience people, places, and things that have made NYC a unique place to work, live, and play.


Included in Cost:

  • LODGING at Appalachian State's NYC Loft (7 nights)
  • Shuttle bus in NYC to/from the loft
  • Tours of:
    • TBA
  • A walking tour of  one of NYC's sustainability initiatives
  • A Broadway Show related to sustainability and the environment
  • Service Experience TBA
  • And, time to explore the city on your own

Cost: $850 (includes all of the above!)

Your only other costs would include a subway pass, luggage fees, and food.

Payment Schedule: TBA

Optional course credit available for Spring 2021. See Laura Padgett for more information if you'd like to register for 1 or 3 hours of GRD 5530: Sustainability and the Workplace


Contact Laura Padgett with questions.