Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.13
Liaison Michael Kensler
Submission Date Jan. 15, 2013
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Auburn University
ER-14: Incentives for Developing Sustainability Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Nanette Chadwick
Director, Academic Sustainability Programs
Biological Sciences
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Does the institution have a program that meets the criteria outlined above?:
Yes

A brief description of the program(s):

The Fall Line Project is a Faculty Training Workshop and Awards Program patterned after the Ponderosa (Northern Arizona University) and Piedmont (Emory University) Projects. This program consists of an annual 2-day faculty workshop on Sustainability in the Curriculum.


A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:

A monetary award ($500) is given to each faculty member who submits a revised or new syllabus with substantial sustainability content, for a course that is listed in the Schedule of Courses during the Fall or Spring semester following the summer workshop each year.


The website URL where information about the program is available:

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