We will only accept electronic submissions. Entry packets must be received by the Office of Energy and Sustainability by 5PM on March 28th, 2014. Please send your entry packet to email@example.com with the subject line “OES Graphic Competition.”
Entry packets must include all of the following:
While we want you to be as creative as possible, please keep these guidelines in mind:
There are no limits on how many entries one person can submit, but please submit each entry separately. This competition is open to all students, faculty, and staff at Virginia Tech.
Entries will be reviewed by the Office of Energy and Sustainability Intern Team, followed by secondary review by the OES staff and University Relations. The winning image will be unveiled during Earth Week 2014.
The University Council approved the Virginia Tech Climate Action Commitment Revision 1 on May 6, 2013. View the memo. The original VTCAC was approved by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors on June 1, 2009. The University Council accepted our Sustainability Plan on Earth Day, April 22, 2009. View the plan here.
(Click the logos below to view more information about the VT STARS Report, Tree Campus USA certification, and the Princeton Review.)
The Office of Energy and Sustainability (OES) was established in accordance with the Virginia Tech Climate Action Commitment (VTCAC) Resolution and is responsible for monitoring energy usage and GHG emissions, overseeing the implementation of the VTCAC Resolution and the accompanying Sustainability Plan, coordinating programs for campus sustainability, and managing a campus wide student internship. OES routinely coordinates with other departments on sustainability-related activities including Housing and Residence Life, Dining Services, Transportation and Campus Services, Virginia Tech Electric Service, Environmental Health and Safety Services, and many others.
View highlights and the 2013 annual report.
Director of Transportation Planning and Sustainability
Sustainability Program Manager
Campus Sustainability Planner