Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.46
Liaison Elissa Brown
Submission Date May 9, 2011
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College of Saint Benedict
ER-2: Student Sustainability Outreach Campaign

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 5.00 / 5.00 Amanda Bednar
Sustainability Intern
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution hold a campaign that meets the criteria for this credit?:

The name of the campaign(s):
Energy Challenge

A brief description of the campaign(s):

This institution participated in the Energy Challenge during the month of February. The various residence halls on campus competed against each other to see who could decrease their energy consumption the most throughout the month. Students were educated about how the best conserve energy. The results for each hall for each week were posted in a public location so the results could be tracked.

A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign(s):

Overall the energy use decreased throughout the month demonstrating positive impact. The competition led to decreased energy consumption and increased awareness about sustainability. The competition aspect allowed students to have an incentive to decrease energy use.

The website URL for the campaign:

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