Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 54.97
Liaison Catherine Lockhart
Submission Date June 17, 2013
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Lawrence University
IN-1: Innovation 1

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Kathleen Isaacson
Associate Professor / Chair Committee on Sustainability 2012-2013
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A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome :
A $5 per term ($15/year) Sustainability Fee, was proposed and approved by students. The fee was approved by the Board of Trustees in February 2012. Green Roots, the University Committee on Sustainability, (or a representative from the committee) will play an advisory role for distributing and investing the fund. The Sustainability Fee has been collected beginning Fall 2012, and is scheduled for assessment and possible renewal after three years. All proposals must be for infrastructural changes, defined as physical facilities or installations contributing to the operation of the university. All proposals must have a positive financial return of better than twelve years.

A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise:
The website URL where information about the innovation is available :
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