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Liaison Keisha Payson
Submission Date Nov. 22, 2011
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Bowdoin College
PAE-20: Inter-Campus Collaboration on Sustainability

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Spencer Eusden
Sustainable Bowdoin Assistant
Sustainable Bowdoin
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Does the institution collaborate with other colleges and universities to support and help build the campus sustainability community?:

A brief summary of papers, guides, presentations, and other resources the institution has developed to share their sustainability experience with other institutions:

Bowdoin and other colleges in Maine have collaborated annually to conduct and inter-institutional recycling competition called Recyclemania. Anther collaborative event is the Building Dashboard Energy Conservation Competition which Bowdoin participated in along with many other schools across the country.

The names of local, state, regional, national, and other campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:

Green Campus Consortium of Maine, Northeast Campus Sustainability Consortium.

A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :

The Coordinator for a Sustainable Bowdoin meets with the Green Campus Consortium of Maine about every 6 weeks and with the Northeast Campus Sustainability Consortium monthly. Recently the Green Campus Consortium has been working to pool resources in order to conduct a U.S. Green Buildings Council's Green Associate Training this coming summer.

The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:

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