Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 51.63
Liaison Dwayne Doornbosch
Submission Date June 24, 2021

STARS v2.2

Langara College
EN-4: Outreach Materials and Publications

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.60 / 2.00 Dwayne Doornbosch
Director Facilities
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Does the institution have a central sustainability website that consolidates information about the institution’s sustainability efforts?:

Website URL for the central sustainability website:
Does the institution have a sustainability newsletter or social media platform that focuses specifically on campus sustainability?:

A brief description of the sustainability newsletter or social media platform:
Langara publishes sustainability news across multiple platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, the Langara employee newsletter, and from the College website. Two specific social media platform for sustainability are run by the Sustainability Student Ambassadors and the Sustainability Club, which include a Meatless Mondays Blog and Langara Sustainability Instagram page. For more information: Meatless Monday Blog: https://meatlesscookbooks.blogspot.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/langarasustainability/

Does the institution have signage that highlights sustainability features on campus?:

A brief description of the signage that highlights sustainability features on campus:
The sustainability walking tour provides campus level signage that describes in detail different aspects of green building and energy use on campus. For example, there is signage in the community garden and apiary noting sustainability benefits. More information about the sustainability walking tour can be found here: https://langara.ca/about-langara/sustainability/sustainability-tour.html

Does the institution provide a sustainability walking map or tour?:

A brief description of the sustainability walking map or tour:
The sustainability walking tour highlights the various strategies Langara has taken to keep its campus sustainable. This short walk takes you across the campus to explore different features from waste management to protecting natural environments to using innovative technology to create renewable energy. Additionally, the college provides an audio tour of Langara’s award-winning sustainable T Building. The audio tour highlights the various green features of the state-of-the-art facilities and is designed to be listened to while perusing the building. Fore More information: Sustainability Tour: https://langara.ca/about-langara/sustainability/sustainability-tour.html Audio Tour: https://www.buildingaudio.com/buildings/langara_science_and_technology_building

Does the institution produce a guide for green living and/or incorporating sustainability into the residential experience?:

A brief description of the guide for green living and/or incorporating sustainability into the residential experience:

A brief description of other comprehensive sustainability outreach materials and publications not covered above:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

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