Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 36.05
Liaison Jim Vecchione
Submission Date Aug. 15, 2012
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.1

Bryant University
ER-14: Incentives for Developing Sustainability Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Gaytha Langlois
Chair, Science & Technology Department
Science & Technology Department
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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 university has an incentive program for developing creative and innovative courses. We are proposing that a special focus be offered within the incentive program to encourage the inclusion of sustainability topics into existing or new courses.


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

Incentives usually include course releases, small stipends, or specialized off-campus training opportunities. We envision seeking a small grant to fund sustainability training for Bryant University faculty.


The website URL where information about the program is available:

The present faculty incentive program for new course development will be adapted to provide encouragement for new sustainability courses, or for adding sustainability focus to existing courses.

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