Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.61
Liaison Tracy Edwards
Submission Date June 12, 2016
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Frostburg State University
EN-10: Inter-Campus Collaboration

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Daniel Fiscus
Sustainability Liaison
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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Does the institution collaborate with other colleges and universities to support and help build the campus sustainability community?:

A brief summary of papers, guides, presentations, and other resources the institution has developed to share their sustainability experience with other institutions:

The Appalachian Center for Ethnobotanical Studies (ACES) was established in 2002 as a partnership between Frostburg State University, West Virginia University, the University of Maryland Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research, and the Tai Sophia Institute. It was formed as a collaborative, inter-institutional effort devoted to the multidisciplinary study and conservation of native plants of Appalachia. While no longer active, valuable research and plant monographs were generated by the collaboration. This site offers an archive of those materials for public use.

The names of local, state/provincial, regional, national, or international campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:

CEDD (Council of Environmental Deans and Directors
NCSE (National Council for Science and the Environment

A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :

Collaboration with Allegany College of Maryland on Arbor Day and Tree Campus USA activities.
FSU collaborates with Garrett College for wildlife conservation efforts.

The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:

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