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Embracing Sustainability at Alamo Colleges Membership Required

  • Alamo Community College District (TX)

Alamo Colleges is a network of five community colleges serving San Antonio, TX and surrounding areas. As a signatory in one of Second Nature's three Climate Leadership Commitments, Alamo ...

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Process for UT Austin Sustainability Master Plan Membership Required

Ability to describe key process points of a planning process for sustainability

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The Green Labs Initiative at the University of Texas at Austin Membership Required

Best practices for implementing a Green Labs program into a university.

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"Staffulty”: When Sustainability Staff Take on Faculty Roles Membership Required

  1. Attendees will develop a rich understanding of the “staffulty” position.
  2. Attendees will learn the variety of ways that sustainability staff can engage with what is traditionally the faculty realm, including ...
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Honored Members of the Sustainability Community Membership Required

Our student, faculty, and staff award winners! From left to right: Ivy Coble, Dara Middleton, Dr. Joy O'Keefe, and Dr. Jim Speer

These four people have worked so diligently ...

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Earth Day Fair 2017 at Lehigh University Membership Required

Lehigh University celebrated its annual Earth Day Fair on Friday, April 21 from 11am-130pm on the UC Front Lawn. There were 30-40 interactive booths, 4 electric cars on display, an ...

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Beyond Interpersonal Competence: Teaching and Learning Professional Skills in Sustainability Membership Required

Successful careers in sustainability are determined by positive real-world change towards sustainability. This success depends heavily on professional skills in effective and compassionate communication, collaborative teamwork, or impactful stakeholder engagement ...

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In what ways are teacher candidates being prepared to teach about the environment? A case study from Wisconsin Membership Required

There is an urgent need for primary and secondary students to develop awareness, knowledge, attitudes, and an environmental ethic necessary to undertake environmental issues and problems. The need to adequately ...

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Business School Legitimacy and the Challenge of Sustainability: A Fuzzy Set Analysis of Institutional Decoupling Membership Required

Business schools face growing institutional pressure to respond to the sustainability agenda, especially since the financial crisis highlighted the need to educate business leaders who engage with issues beyond a ...

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Sustainability Education Through Active-Learning in Large Lecture Settings: Evaluation of Four Out-Of- Class Exercises Membership Required

Large classes on sustainable development present certain challenges. Often high student to instructor ratios encourage passive learning pedagogies. However, because sustainability education seeks to increase awareness and help students shift ...

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Sustainability and Undergraduate Management Curricula: Changes Over a 5-Year Period Membership Required

Global initiatives and a rapidly expanding academic literature identify the responsibility that universities have to incorporate sustainability education into their curricula. This study had two aims: first, to investigate the ...

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RMIT University Climate Risk Assessment Membership Required

This report details the process and findings from the first climate risk assessment carried out for RMIT University, with a primary focus on the Melbourne City campus. The analysis considered ...

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Approaches to embedding sustainability in teacher education: A synthesis of the literature Membership Required

This study investigated how teacher education academics embed sustainability education in learning and teaching, using a systematic literature review of peer-reviewed journal articles. A taxonomy of four distinctive approaches was ...

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University of California Climate Lab, Video Series Episode One: Why humans are so bad at thinking about climate change Membership Required

This is the first episode of Climate Lab, a six-part series produced by the University of California in partnership with Vox. Hosted by Emmy-nominated conservation scientist Dr. M. Sanjayan, the ...

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James Madison University's Center for Faculty Innovation FLASHPOINT: Earth Day 2017. Protecting Scientific Knowledge, Protecting the Environment. Membership Required

The Earth Day 2017 Flashpoint brings together faculty experts in environmental science, law, policy, conservation, and renewable energy on the occasion of the 2017 Earth Day and the Scientists’ March ...

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Permaculture on Campus Membership Required

Students help sheet mulch and add edible landscaping on Hiram College's campus this Earth Day.

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Suffolk County Community College - Earth Week! Membership Required

Suffolk County Community College Earth Week Events!

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Suffolk County Community College Earth Week! Membership Required

Earth Week Events at Suffolk County Community College

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Repeat performance: CSU earns second STARS Platinum Membership Required

This news story from Colorado State University mentions highlights from the university that helped it achieve AASHE STARS Platinum rating for the second time, the only university thus far to ...

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Feeding the Flames: A Report on Student Hunger at UIC Membership Required

This report represents the results of a yearlong study of student food insecurity at UIC conducted by students and faculty in the School of Public Health, Division of Environmental and ...

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Leveraging Sub-Meter Data as Feedback to Engage Community Members and Save Energy on Shoestring Staffing and Funding Membership Required

Macalester College has leveraged no-cost and open-source solutions to provide feedback to community members while, simultaneously, informing facilities about energy-saving opportunities to further advance its sub-metering initiatives. Whether you find ...

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Environmental Association of Universities & Colleges (EAUC) Member-Only Resources - Special Access for AASHE Members Membership Required

As a result of an agreement between AASHE and the U.K.'s Environmental Association of Universities & Colleges (EAUC), AASHE members can gain access to Member only resources on ...

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LED Light Bulbs at Yukon College Membership Required

inCharge exists to put some power back in your hands. Yukon’s two electrical utilities have come together to create the territory-wide inCharge program, offering electricity-saving rebates and incentives, Yukon-based ...

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Restroom Water Reduction Potential at an Urban University Membership Required

A water audit was conducted at a variety of University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) campus buildings to help evaluate the potential to conserve water and save the university money ...

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Students see promise in careers in the business of sustainability Membership Required

Two small, isolated Maine colleges that focus on sustainability and the environment know they aren’t for everyone.

Students have to work in the local community, where they experience the ...

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AAUP 2016-17 Faculty Compensation Survey Report Membership Required

Between the 2015–16 and 2016–17 academic years, average salaries for full-time ranked faculty members (assistant, associate, and full professors) increased by 0.5 percent after adjusting for inflation ...

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Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS) Resource Center - Special Access for AASHE Members Membership Required

As a result of an agreement between AASHE and Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS), AASHE members can gain access to the Resources section of the ACTS website, which is typically ...


ConnecTable Team AASHE Earth Day Photo Membership Required

The ConnecTable team with their new solar charging station model the Hub in front of headquarters in Willow Grove, PA.


LGBTQ Students on Campus: Issues and Opportunities for Higher Education Leaders Membership Required

The American Council on Education published a blog piece about LGBTQ issues on higher education campuses. The piece includes key issues for higher education leaders, suggestions for good practices that ...


Good practice in Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in the UK: Case Studies Membership Required

Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) is described by UNESCO as enabling us to address present and future global challenges and create more sustainable and resilient societies by changing the way ...


Empowering the New Energy Workforce: Best Practices for Campus Energy Education & Internships Membership Required

Hear first-hand from a diverse set of California colleges that are creating student internships and work-based learning opportunities to support energy and sustainability career pathways. This webinar highlights campus outcomes ...

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Universities and the Sustainable Development Future: Evaluating Higher-Education Contributions to the 2030 Agenda Membership Required

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Since the mid-1970s, a series of international declarations that link environment and sustainable development to all aspects of higher learning have been endorsed and signed by universities ...


Emory Earth Festival Membership Required

Emory's annual Earth Festival kicks off Earth Month. The Festival runs in conjunction with Emory's weekly Farmers Market and brings together Atlanta based non-profits, government agencies, and businesses ...


Opening up the Pandora's box of sustainability league tables of universities: a Kafkaesque perspective Membership Required

The aim of this paper is to explore the institutional impact of sustainability league tables on current university agendas. It focuses on a narrative critique of one such league table ...

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For function or transformation? A critical discourse analysis of education under the Sustainable Development Goals Membership Required

We conduct a critical discourse analysis of the extent to which Sustainable Development Goal 4, “to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education for all and promote lifelong learning,” promotes a ...

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Fredonia lights the campus green Membership Required

In celebration of Earth Month fredonia uses green lamps to light the campus, including the Landford House (the President's Residence)


David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes present Fredonia Earth Month Keynote Address Membership Required

National Geographic underwater photographers and married couple David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes presented the Earth Month keynote address at The State University of New York at Fredonia on April 3rd.


Sustainable AUC - Earth Week April 19 , 23 Membership Required

This year’s festivities will focus on cleaner and greener ways to live on a day-to-day basis, while simultaneously celebrating the Earth’s natural beauty. The theme for the week ...


SFA Dining Waste Audit Membership Required

We conducted a waste audit in our Dining Halls to see how much food we waste!


SFA Dining Earth Month Kick Off Membership Required

We kicked off Earth Month by participating in our campus Earth Month Celebration & Plant Sale and by encouraging plant-based eating at a station takeover in our Dining Hall.


Xiuhtezcatl Martinez; 16-year-old indigenous Climate Activist Membership Required

Georgia College's Sustainability Fee Program will be hosting Xiuhtezcatl Martinez at the 2017 Sustainability Fee Program Symposium on April 20, 2017 at 5pm on Front Campus.

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is ...


Villanova Earth Day Celebration Membership Required

Villanova Earth Day Celebration.


Using Model-Based Reasoning and Experiential Learning to Understand and Improve Sustainability in a Campus Food System Membership Required

The webinar describes an introductory sustainability course at Warren Wilson College that explores the campus food system. Warren Wilson College has a sustainable dining policy and has adopted the Real ...

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Education for Sustainable Development, Nature and Vernacular Learning Membership Required

Mainstream education for sustainable development conceives of nature as a resource or commodity. The natural world is, for the most part, accorded only instrumental or utilitarian value. As a field ...

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How to Reduce Your School's Carbon Footprint – For Free! Membership Required

UCapture offsets users’ carbon footprint, for free, when they shop with 2000+ partners. Their platform harnesses the power of consumers to build the “cost of carbon” into every transaction – and ...

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Quantity and Electricity Consumption of Plug Load Equipment on a University Campus Membership Required

The percent of energy consumed by plug load equipment in commercial buildings is on the rise. Research conducted in the past has included surveying plug load equipment, measuring plug load ...


10% discount for courses within the Sustainability and Behavior Change Certificate for AASHE members Membership Required

University of California San Diego Extension is offering AASHE members a 10% discount on tuition for all courses associated with the Sustainability and Behavior Change Certificate. To take advantage of ...

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25% discount on implementation of the Sustainability Culture Indicator for AASHE members Membership Required

Developed in 2011 and since used in dozens of organizations around the world, the Sustainability Culture Indicator (SCI) is a ready-made online survey for measuring the key elements of sustainability ...

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$100 discount on ISSP sustainability professional certification exams for AASHE members Membership Required

Students, staff and faculty at AASHE higher education institutions are eligible for a $100 discount off the regular non-member price on the International Society of Sustainability Professionals' Sustainability Professional Certification ...

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Green Gigawatt Partnership: Reinventing Renewable Power Purchase Agreements for Higher Education Membership Required

The higher education renewable energy market has grown dramatically in recent years as campus buyers have executed power purchase agreements (PPAs). But for all of the successes, two substantial obstacles ...

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