Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 57.73
Liaison Rochelle Owen
Submission Date Aug. 12, 2011
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Dalhousie University
ER-T2-4: Themed Housing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25
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Does the institution have sustainability-themed housing (residential floor or hall, or theme house) where residents learn about sustainability together and to which residents must apply?:

A brief description of the themed housing:

Environmental - Howe Hall, Studley House

Welcome to Dalhousie’s environmentally-conscious residence themed community. Students in the College of Sustainability along with students from a variety of programs and interest areas from across the university will explore, through programs and events, current social and geo-political issues surrounding our planet and its future. Community members have the opportunity to work together in the creation of an annual event to increase environmental awareness with the potential to affect a positive change on campus.

Academic programs or interest areas: Biology, Community Design, Engineering, Environment, Sustainability and Society, Environmental Science or Environmental Studies, Marine Biology, Management or students interested in sustainability and the environment.

The website URL where information about the themed housing is available:
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