Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 63.09
Liaison Elissa Brown
Submission Date April 30, 2013
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College of Saint Benedict
PAE-20: Inter-Campus Collaboration on Sustainability

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Judy Purman
Office of Sustainability
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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:

In the past couple of years, we have presented on sustainability related issues at UMACS, AASHE, Women as Global Leaders Conference (Abu Dhabi), International Sustainability Conference (Hiroshima, Japan). Topics have included our bottled water ban, developing a sustainability master plan, and sustainability intiatives that are part of our study abroad program in Ecuador.

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

This institutuion is part of UMACS: Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability. This organization brings together colleges throughout the area for various coferences, meetings and is used to share resources and information between schools.

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

The Director of Sustainability is in regular contact with other directors and coordinators around the state and region including Macalester College, Carleton College, UM-Morris, UM - Bemidji, UM -Twin Cities and schools in Iowa and Wisconsin.

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

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