Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 59.37
Liaison Benjamin Newton
Submission Date March 3, 2020

STARS v2.2

Central Community College
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00
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Does the institution have an ongoing program that offers incentives for academic staff in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses? :
Yes

A brief description of the incentive program(s):

Off contract days funding available for staff to create immersive experience New Mexico spring break trip focused on sustainability. Also academic staff receive professional development funding to attend National Communication Association Conference focusing on Environmental Communication Division. Energy Technology faculty/staff attends National and Local Renewable Energy training and conferences. Funding for faculty and staff to present and attend AASHE and Second Nature Climate Summit national conferences.


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

Energy Technology faculty became certified to train students in wind tower climbing safety and rescue, resulting in new climbing and safety course. Also faculty attended renewable energy training to become North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) training. Sustainability staff professional development in electric vehicles course.


Website URL where information about the incentives for developing sustainability course content is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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