Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 42.29
Liaison Mary Fischer
Submission Date March 28, 2011
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Brandeis University
ER-2: Student Sustainability Outreach Campaign

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 5.00 / 5.00 Janna Cohen-Rosenthal
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Services
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Does the institution hold a campaign that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

The name of the campaign(s):
Do It in The Dark, Heat is On

A brief description of the campaign(s):

Brandeis holds a yearly energy competition among dorms- entitled "Do It In the Dark". The competition has evolved over time from just first year students for a number of years to the whole campus in 2008-2009 to just older students currently. In 2011 we hope to make it even better by adding Lucid Design Dashboards. In 2009-2010 We also focused on heating use reduction- and last year gave away snuggies as part of the "Heat is On" campaign. Brandeis has many other outreach campaigns.


A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign(s):

Energy use has shown a decrease during Do It in the Dark.


The website URL for the campaign:

We hope to measure energy use better in the future through Lucid Dashboards.

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