Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 42.27
Liaison Stephenie Presseller
Submission Date Jan. 28, 2011
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Moraine Valley Community College
ER-5: Sustainability Course Identification

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 3.00 Stephenie Presseller
Sustainability Manager
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Has the institution developed a definition of sustainability in the curriculum?:

A copy of the institution's definition of sustainability in the curriculum?:

Faculty have chosen an optional definition of sustainability to be included in syllabi at the individual faculty's discretion:
Moraine Valley Community College has a commitment to sustainability. Sustainability can be defined as: working to meet the social, economic and ecological needs of today without compromising those of future generations. Students and Staff can support this through recycling; use the blue recycle bins for all non-landfill items (paper, plastic, metal, glass). To learn more about sustainability at Moraine Valley and for you, visit: morainevalley.edu/sustainability

Has the institution identified its sustainability-focused and sustainability-related course offerings?:

A brief description of the methodology the institution followed to complete the inventory:

Conducted a survey of faculty, department chairs and deans; as well as a survey of current course descriptions and outcomes.

Does the institution make its sustainability course inventory publicly available online?:

The website URL where the sustainability course inventory is posted:

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