Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 55.33
Liaison Kristy Howell
Submission Date Feb. 15, 2022

STARS v2.2

Johnson County Community College
IN-6: Center for Sustainability Across the Curriculum

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Kristy Wittman Howell
Sustainability Education and Engagement Coordinator
Center for Sustainability
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A brief description of the institution’s professional development opportunities on sustainability in the curriculum:

In Spring 2020, Summer 2019, and Spring 2018, JCCC hosted - both with and without support from Kansas University - Sustainability Across the Curriculum Workshops. Details are below:

2020 “Sustainability Across the Curriculum: Energy and Food Policy”
Coordinated a multi-day professional development workshop on the JCCC campus for 12 community college and university faculty from regional higher education institutions focusing on the integration of sustainability-related content into a range of curricula. Topics included the development of sustainability-related policy in energy and food systems.

2019 “Sustainability Across the Curriculum: Building Connections”
Cooperated with staff from the University of Kansas to offer a multi-day professional development workshop on the Lawrence campus for 18 community college and university faculty from regional higher education institutions focusing on the integration of sustainability-related content into a range of curricula. Topics included ways to foster connections with elected leaders and agriculture policymakers.

2018 “Sustainability Across the Curriculum: Campus as a Living Lab”
Cooperated with staff from the University of Kansas to offer a hybrid, multi-day professional development workshop on the Edwards campus for 10 community college and university faculty from regional higher education institutions focusing on the integration of sustainability-related content into a range of curricula. Topics included ways to build students’ sense of place and to use a campus’ built environment as an instructional tool.


Have academic staff from other institutions participated in the professional development opportunities on sustainability with the previous three years?:
Yes

Website URL where information about the sustainability-oriented training for academic staff is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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