Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 81.81
Liaison Tonie Miyamoto
Submission Date Feb. 25, 2014
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Colorado State University
ER-T2-6: Sustainability Events

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Nik Olsen
Assistant Director of Administrative Communications
Office of the President
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Does the institution hold major events related to sustainability, such as conferences, speaker series, or symposia, that have students as the intended audience?:

A brief description of the event(s):

CSU hosts a variety of events and speakers related to sustainability. The largest is the annual Earth Week celebration which includes campus wide participation and events such as the Earth Day Celebration and Open Your Mind Fair. Throughout the week there is live entertainment, booths, and activities on renewable energy, gardening, waste reduction, and even a recycled fashion show.

The event is free and open to the community. There are also lectures on sustainability issues and symposiums that highlight both undergrad and graduate student research related to sustainability.


The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:

A full list of upcoming green events throughout the year can be found on the CSU Calendar page. Events marked by a green leaf are events related to Sustainability: calendar.colostate.edu

Additionally, the School of Global Environmental Sustainability keeps a Sustainable Events Calendar: http://sustainability.colostate.edu/calendar-date/month

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