Information Session

The Lipscomb University Institute for Sustainable Practice invites you to learn more about our graduate programs in Sustainability. Complete the form below to register for an upcoming event.

Event 1- October 1st 2:00-5:00pm


Rain or Shine: Participate as our guest in a field assignment with a graduate class studying Earth Systems during a field tour. We will examine and talk about sustainable design practices that use Earth systems science knowledge to solve human impacts and restore natural functions. Sunday, October 1st

Class Visit: Sustainable Earth Systems

Professor Dodd Galbreath

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ellington Agricultural Center, 440 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN

Event 2 -November 4th 9:00am - 1:30pm


Green Tour of Nashville and Class Visit

The Institute for Sustainable Practice is hosting a Green Tour of Nashville plus a class visit of our Green Building and Design class on Saturday, November 4th from 9:00- 1:00 We would love for you to join us.

The tour will include:

Lipscomb University Green Features Campus Walking Tour:
1. Ezell Center & LEED Gold Burton Center
2. (LEED in-process) Pharmacy Research Building & Porous Concrete
3. LEED Certified Nursing Building & Porous Concrete
4. Fields Engineering Center

Green Nashville Bus Tour:
5. Lipscomb Academy Football Field Parking Lot Bioretention
6. West Fork of Browns Creek Stream Buffers
7. Galbreath Home Solar PV & Bioretention
8. Monroe Harding Urban Forest Restoration
9. LEED ND One City, Bioretention & Shipping Crate Offices
10. LEED Platinum Fire Station 19 & Solar PV
11. LEED Silver Lentz Health Department
12. Complete Street Charlotte/West End Connector & Vanderbilt Solar Car Charging
13. LEED ND Certified Gulch & "Complete Streets"
14. SOBRO - Drive by 29 LEED Buildings (Map Provided)
15. LEED Gold Music City Center & "Complete Streets"
16. LEED Gold Riverfront Amphitheater
17. LEED Platinum Core & Shell Barge Building / Native Landscaped Cumberland Park
18.12th AV Urban Design / 1st Farm to Table Businesses--