Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 69.73
Liaison Lindsey Lyons
Submission Date April 30, 2012
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Dickinson College
PAE-2: Strategic Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 6.00 / 6.00 Daniel Webster
Sustainability Projects Coordinator
Center for Sustainability Education
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Year the strategic plan or equivalent was completed or adopted:
2,005

Does the institution's strategic plan or equivalent guiding document include the environmental dimensions of sustainability at a high level?:
Yes

A brief description of how the strategic plan or amendment addresses the environmental dimensions of sustainability:

Accountability and sustainability were adopted as one of Dickinson College’s six defining characteristics in the 2005 Strategic Plan II. This document charges the community to respect “the natural world that supports the social world;” to recognize that “responsible citizenry requires the prudent use of resources of all types, physical and fiscal;” and that “education for sustainability requires a holistic approach…. and the College must serve as a living example of sustainability in all areas.” Our new Strategic Plan III reaffirms sustainability as a defining characteristic of the college and identifies sustainability as an area of heightened educational emphasis for a 21st century skill set.


Does the institution's strategic plan or equivalent guiding document include the social dimensions of sustainability at a high level?:
Yes

A brief description of how the strategic plan or amendment addresses the social dimensions of sustainability:

The plan charges the community to respect the "natural world that supports the social world."


Does the institution's strategic plan or equivalent guiding document include the economic dimensions of sustainability at a high level?:
Yes

A brief description of how the strategic plan or amendment addresses the economic dimensions of sustainability:

The document means for the community to recognize "that responsible citizenry requires the prudent use of resources of all types, physical and fiscal."


The website URL where information about the strategic plan is available:

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