SUMA Net Impact

Net Impact: SUMA Chapter is the Master of Science in SUstainability MAnagement Program’s Net Impact Chapter at Columbia University in the City of New York. The Sustainability Management Program at Columbia is co-sponsored by The Earth Institute and the School of Professional Studies.

SUMA Net Impact was launched in April 2013 and has since developed a growing reception base of over 800 students, including alumni.

The Mission

Creating opportunities for sustainability leaders to make an impact by learning and connecting through diverse initiatives that drive social and environmental change.

With the aim of providing our chapter with the tools they need to make an impact, SUMANI plans to:
1) Engage with our community on emerging trends and issues
2) Connect our community to inspire partnerships through strategic networking
3) Develop our community through skill building opportunities and mentoring
4) Inspire our community by showcasing efforts in the sustainability field

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