Meharry Medical College and EPA Collaborate on Green Initiatives

Contact Information: Dawn Harris-Young, (404) 562-8421,

ATLANTA – On Thursday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will enter into an agreement with Meharry Medical College to support campus greening and sustainability. As part of the agreement, EPA will commit to enhance the university's environmental policy and science curricula and offer opportunities for students interested in environmental careers.

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOUs) will be signed during a ceremony at Meharry.

WHO:               Gwen Keyes Fleming, EPA Region 4; Dr. Wayne J. Riley, President, Meharry Medical College

WHAT:              EPA and Meharry Medical College Sign MOU 

WHEN:             Monday, Jan. 30, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. CST

WHERE:           Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN