Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 77.54
Liaison Tonie Miyamoto
Submission Date Sept. 12, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Colorado State University
ER-13: Sustainability Literacy Assessment

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Tonie Miyamoto
Director of Communications and Sustainability
Housing and Dining Services
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Has the institution conducted a sustainability literacy assessment?:

Did the assessment include a baseline evaluation of students and then a follow-up evaluation of the same cohort?:

A copy of the questions included in the sustainability literacy assessment:

A copy of the questions included in the sustainability literacy assessment :
Please see the website below.

A brief description of how the assessment was developed:
CSU has two different assessment surveys on sustainability. The Student Sustainability Center, as part of a larger campaign to expand coordinated sustainability on campus, issues a campus wide survey evaluating attitudes and knowledge about sustainability. The EcoLeaders student educational group also takes an Eco Literacy survey at the beginning of their time and at the end of their service to follow up on how their knowledge has changed as they work to educate their peers.

A brief description of how the assessment was administered:
The Student Sustainability Center assessment was administered electronically. The Eco Leaders survey was administered by staff from Housing and Dining.

A brief summary of results from the assessment:
Results from the survey indicated that students on CSU's campus have a variety of interests levels and previous knowledge about sustainability.

The website URL where information about the literacy assessment is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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