Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.39
Liaison Dayna Cook
Submission Date Oct. 8, 2012
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Northern Arizona University
PAE-20: Inter-Campus Collaboration on Sustainability

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Bryan McLaren
NAU Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution collaborate with other colleges and universities to support and help build the campus sustainability community?:

A brief summary of papers, guides, presentations, and other resources the institution has developed to share their sustainability experience with other institutions:

The University works to post to the AASHE bulletin as often as possible. In addition, NAU submits materials to the AASHE resources frequently.

The names of local, state, regional, national, and other campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:

Northern Arizona University, Arizona State University, and The University of Arizona are part of a Tri-University sustainability collaboration. This group of sustainability officers works to develop ideas that will help advance sustainability within our state.

A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :

NAU serves as a resource to many colleges and universities. Employees in the Office of Sustainability spend a significant amount of time within his average work week speaking with faculty, staff, and students from other institutions about programs such as the Yellow Bike Program, the EcoPass program, and the Environmental Caucus. Often these discussions are requested when schools are starting their own programs and seeking advice or when students are engaging in sustainability-related research projects.

The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:
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