Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.80
Liaison Pamela Dumm
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2014
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STARS v1.2

Jefferson Community and Technical College
ER-2: Student Sustainability Outreach Campaign

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 5.00 / 5.00 Pamela Dumm
Manager of Business Operations
Business Affairs
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Does the institution hold a campaign that meets the criteria for this credit?:

The name of the campaign(s):
RecycleMania, America Recycles Day, Earth Week

A brief description of the campaign(s):

To promote the ongoing sustainability initiatives at Jefferson, the college continues to host student outreach events. Annual events are held on each campus, including RecycleMania, America Recycles Day, Earth Week, etc. In addition to the annual events, special contests are also promoted to raise awareness about sustainable ideas and spark thought/creativity throughout the college.

A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign(s):

2013 RecycleMania Results for Jefferson:
Grand Champion: 17th
Per Capita Classic: 147th
Gorilla Prize: 146th
Waste Minimization: 34th

Jefferson'a Cumulative GHG Reductions from RecycleMania 2013:
• 160 Metric Tons of CO2 Equivalent, or
• 31 cars off the road, or
• the energy consumption of 14 households

The website URL where information about the sustainability outreach campaign(s) is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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