Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.26
Liaison Cheri Chastain
Submission Date Nov. 19, 2013
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California State University, Chico
ER-T2-8: Themed Semester or Year

Status Score Responsible Party
0.25 / 0.25 James Pushnik
Director and Rawlins Professor of Environmental Literacy
Institute for Sustainable Development
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Has the institution chosen a sustainability-related theme for its themed semester, year, or first-year experience during the past three years?:

A brief description of the themed semester, year, or first-year experience:

The Book in Common for the 2012/2013 academic year was Robert Glennon's 'Unquenchable - America's Water Crisis and What To Do About It.' The themes of the book are heavily incorporated into the university's First Year Experience program. In previous years the Book in Common has had a sustainability focus as well, including Lester R. Brown's 'Plan B.'

The sustainability-related book that was chosen, if applicable:
'Unquenchable' by Robert Glennon

The website URL where information about the theme is available:

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