Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.10
Liaison Ciara Tennis
Submission Date Nov. 9, 2012
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Eastern Connecticut State University
ER-T2-6: Sustainability Events

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Norma Vivar
Assistant to the Chair of Sustainable Energy Science
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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):

During the spring semester, a variety of events are held to celebrate Earth Day throughout the whole semester. Earth Semester awards are presented to members of the University community for contributions to the sustainability of the campus. Last spring, a symposium was held to feature student research in sustainability topics. The university also invites guest speakers to give lectures on environmental and sustainability issues. Last spring, a representative from the Neighbor to Neighbor campaign to improve energy efficiency at home and in residence halls came to give a talk to students about energy efficiency and conservation. Representatives from local environmental clubs were also invited to share and offer networking opportunities.

The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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