Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.26
Liaison Cheri Chastain
Submission Date Nov. 19, 2013
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California State University, Chico
PAE-20: Inter-Campus Collaboration on Sustainability

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Fletcher Alexander
Sustainability Programs Manager
Institute for Sustainable Development
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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:

Sustainability Coordinator participates in a monthly Sustainability Officers' conference call across the California State University system which involves a discussion themed around a topic the group chooses in advance as well as campus report-outs and general question and update session. Assistant Campus Utilities Manager also participates in a monthly CSU Energy Managers' webinar that often focuses on topics related to efficiency and renewables. Our sustainability staff have attended both the California Higher Education Sustainability Conference and the AASHE Conference for many years, participating in the Sustainability Officers' Workshops, presenting, and moderating.

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

ACUPCC / Second Nature
UC CSU IOU Partnership
Chico Urban Water Conservation Group
City of Chico Sustainability Task Force
City of Chico Bicycle Advisory Committee

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

For the last four years we have hosted a CSU Sustainability Summit, as part of our annual This Way to Sustainability Conference, which is attended by students, staff, and faculty of the CSU and is focused on system-wide sustainability policy development and advocacy.

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

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