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SFU’s 20-Year Sustainability Vision and Goals Case Study Submission

  • Simon Fraser University (BC)

On the 50th Anniversary of the institution, SFU launched an ambitious engagement process to map out and envision what a “sustainable SFU” would look like in 20 years. The yearlong ...

  • Posted 4 months ago
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Aligning Efforts and Increasing Outreach Through the Sustainable Development Goals Membership Required

  • Portland Community College (OR)
  • United Nations University
  • KEDGE Business School (Bordeaux)

Sustainability efforts continue to grow around the world; however, achieving a sustainable future requires increasing our collective impact by aligning efforts with broader initiatives and increasing our outreach. This panel ...

  • Posted 10 months, 1 week ago
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Campus Resilience: Prioritizing Goals and Strategies Through Collaborative Gaming Membership Required

  • Bemidji State University (MN)
  • University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (MN)
  • Sustainable Endowments Institute (MA)
  • LHB, Inc. (MN)

This workshop engages participants in Campus Resilience, an educational and collaborative campus-building game whose goal is to achieve institutional carbon neutrality while maintaining resilience: campus academic, cultural, environmental, and financial ...

  • Posted 10 months, 1 week ago
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CURC Campus Recycling Workshop Membership Required

  • Keep America Beautiful (CT)

The College and University Recycling Coalition (CURC) workshop brings together experts in the field of waste reduction and diversion at institutions of higher education. This year's workshop will focus ...

  • Posted 10 months, 1 week ago
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The value of adding ambient energy feedback to conservation tips and goal-setting in a dormitory Membership Required

  • Middlebury College (VT)

Purpose The majority of research on energy feedback has been conducted in residential households; in this study, the authors aim to examine the effectiveness of similar initiatives in a college ...

  • Posted 1 year, 2 months ago
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Carbon management at universities: a reality check Membership Required

  • University of Southampton

Carbon dioxide emissions from the higher education sector are globally significant. This study compares the performance of 20 institutions in English research-intensive universities to their self-set targets, using three key ...

  • Posted 1 year, 3 months ago
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Setting Building Energy Use Goals: Tracking Climate Action Plan targets and successes Membership Required

  • Ball State University (IN)
  • Loyola University Chicago (IL)
  • Stanford University (CA)
  • University of Tennessee at Knoxville (TN)

This panel discussion will share the experience of three campuses in setting energy use goals for campus facilities. As energy and sustainability managers, the presenters will share their approaches to ...

  • Posted 1 year, 7 months ago
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Building Blocks of Integrated Design: Goal-Setting Charettes Using the Nominal Group Technique Membership Required

  • Harvard University (MA)

This session uses a flash charette format to provide attendees with a hands-on opportunity to learn specific strategies to engage diverse stakeholders in an integrated process to set robust sustainability ...

  • Posted 1 year, 7 months ago
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Winning Real Change Through Goal-setting and Strategy Membership Required

  • Real Food Challenge (MA)

Real Food Challenge is a student-driven organization that has shifted over $50 million in campus dining budgets at toward just and sustainable food sources. With thousands of affiliated students at ...

  • Posted 1 year, 7 months ago
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Setting Stretch Goals: Sustainability As the Organizing Principle For a Strategic Plan Membership Required

  • Green Mountain College (VT)

Higher education is under siege. As the public demands better outcomes for the price of education, the story of advancing sustainability provides a promising response. Green Mountain College (GMC) has ...

  • Posted 1 year, 7 months ago
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Planning for the Future: Creating and Achieving Campus Sustainability Goals Membership Required

  • University of California, Santa Cruz (CA)
  • University of California, Office of the President (CA)
  • University of Hawaii - West Oahu (HI)
  • Emory University (GA)
  • The Ohio State University (OH)

This panel will include case studies from campuses that have set rigorous sustainability goals. Presenters come from a variety of universities, including both public and private institutions that are in ...

  • Posted 1 year, 7 months ago
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Setting better environmental goals: baselines are just the beginning! Membership Required

  • New York University (NY)

Setting goals and targets based upon future outcomes, rather than past performance, is the next step for institutions aiming to achieve high levels of environmental performance. Most AASHE member institutions ...

  • Posted 1 year, 7 months ago
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Goal setting for sustainability: a new method of environmental education Membership Required

  • Murdoch University (Western Australia)

If current environmental problems are to be addressed and future environmental problems are to be prevented, significant changes are needed in the way people live. Environmental education has been identified ...

  • Posted 1 year, 7 months ago
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Sustainability Reporting at Ball State University 2013 Membership Required

  • Ball State University (IN)

In 2013, a team of interdisciplinary graduate and undergraduate students prepared Ball State University's fourth sustainability report. This report was prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting initiative (GRI ...

  • Posted 3 years, 5 months ago
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