Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 57.73
Liaison Rochelle Owen
Submission Date Aug. 12, 2011
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Dalhousie University
ER-T2-5: Sustainable Enterprise

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25
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Does the institution have a student-run enterprise, such as a cafe, through which students gain sustainable business skills?:

A brief description of the enterprise:
Atlantic Eco Expo- Dalhousie Student The Atlantic Eco Expo is held at Exhibition Park and displayed eco friendly companies and products. The expo promoted companies that operate under green initiative or produce eco friendly products. Their main goal was to create awareness and promote sustainability in the Atlantic region. The Expo had over 90 exhibitors and featured a number of guest speakers in addition to an eco fashion show. Loaded Ladle The Loaded Ladle uses food to build a greater sense of community by bringing students together in food servings, participatory workshops, events, and open discussions. In actively creating an alternative to the food system currently in place, the Loaded Ladle empowers students and creates opportunities for hands-on, popular education initiatives. The Loaded Ladle gives students the option to determine what food they eat and how it is produced. http://www.theloadedladle.blogspot.com/

The website URL where information about the sustainable enterprise is available:
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