Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 39.53
Liaison Ellie Perry
Submission Date July 27, 2018
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STARS v2.1

California State University, Dominguez Hills
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Ellie Perry
Sustainability Manager
Facilities Services
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Does the institution have an ongoing program or programs that offer incentives for faculty in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses?:

A brief description of the program(s), including positive outcomes during the previous three years (e.g. descriptions of new courses or course content resulting from the program):

CSUDH has participated in the Campus as a Living Lab (CALL) program for the past three years formally and informally. As a result of this participation, the Biology department has integrated an on-campus native garden into several of its courses, the fall 17 Marketing 350 course conducting a survey of recycling habits on campus, and several courses will be using the new campus farm to integrate sustainability into the curriculum.

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

The CALL program awards grants of various amounts to faculty members pursuing projects that re-design their courses around using the campus as a living laboratory.

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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