Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.18
Liaison Chelsea Malacara
Submission Date Feb. 13, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Marquette University
ER-T2-1: Student Group

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Andrew Seifert
Projects Assistant
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Does the institution have an active student group focused on sustainability?:

The name and a brief description of each student group:

Students for an Environmentally Active Campus (SEAC) is Marquette’s most involved student group in matters of sustainability. SEAC’s mission is to “instill green living into the students and faculty of Marquette University by promoting sustainable practices from waste reduction to energy conservation and encouraging the respect for our natural world.”

List up to 4 notable recent activities or accomplishments of student group(s):

• Engaging with administration, Dining Services, and a third party composting group to start a composting pilot project on campus.
• Co-coordinator and sponsor of the Marquette Student Government’s annual Green Week. SEAC also hosts a separate Green Week to correspond with Earth Day/Week.
• Co-coordinator and sponsor of Marquette’s fall Farmers Market series.
• Engaged with administration and Marquette’s Campus Kitchens chapter to build a campus garden pilot project.

List other student groups that address sustainability:
Engineers Without Borders, JUSTICE, Marquette Water Council, Green Building Club.

The website URL where information about student group(s) is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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