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Liaison Jessica Bast
Submission Date April 5, 2012
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North Carolina State University
PAE-14: Sustainability in New Employee Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter David Dean
Outreach Coordinator
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Does the institution cover sustainability topics in new employee orientation and/or in outreach and guidance materials distributed to new employees, including faculty and staff?:

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation:

A tote bag made of recycled materials is handed out at the beginning of the day-long session. Inside the tote are brochures regarding WolfTrails (alternative transportation program for employees), NC State Recycles (campus-wide recycling efforts), energy and water reduction tips and a sustainability informational postcard. In addition, each tote contains sustainable items from various campus departments.

Facilities new employees receive an additional exposure to sustainability through an overview of the Waste Reduction and Recycling office, Sustainability Office and Energy Management office programs.

The website URL for the information about sustainability in new employee orientation:

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