Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 46.72
Liaison Kathy Johnson
Submission Date April 22, 2014
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Black Hills State University
EN-14: Participation in Public Policy

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Katie Greer
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Services
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Does the institution advocate for national, state/provincial, or local public policies that support campus sustainability or that otherwise advance sustainability?:
Yes

A brief description of how the institution engages in public policy advocacy for sustainability, including the issues, legislation, and ordinances for or against which the institution has advocated:

BHSU hosts and encourages participation from students, faculty, and staff at cracker-barrel discussions with our state representatives. Locally, we have met and advocated for partnerships between the University and city for policy.

BHSU participates in public policy advocacy through our membership to member organizations such as AASHE, the American College and University President's Climate Commitment, the National Association of College and University Business Officers, and APPA.


A brief description of other political positions the institution has taken during the previous three years:
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A brief description of political donations the institution made during the previous three years (if applicable):

N/A


The website URL where information about the institution’s advocacy efforts is available:
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