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Liaison Matthew Muchna
Submission Date Oct. 8, 2012
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Northern Arizona University
SD-1: New Student Orientation

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Does new student orientation include presentations, speakers, or skits that address sustainability and take place in large venues that most or all first-year students attend?:
Yes

Provide a brief description of the presentations, speakers or skits:

Bryan McLaren from the Office of Sustainability addresses all incoming students at orientation explaining the sustainability mission of the university and the President's Climate Commitment.


Does new student orientation incorporate sustainability information into presentations (e.g., made by Residential Advisors to individual dorm floors)?:
Yes

Provide a brief description of the presentations:

Many different orientation presentations or sessions incorportate sustainability into their material. For Example, Resident Assistants talk about the Eco-RA program.


Does new student orientation actively engage students in activities that raise awareness about sustainability, highlight how sustainability plays out on campus, or allows students to take part in a productive green activity?:
Yes

Provide a brief description of the activities:

New Student Fair


Does the institution make new student orientation more sustainable via efforts such as a zero-waste meal or carbon offsets?:
Yes

Provide a brief description of the efforts:
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Does the institution incorporate sustainability into new student orientation in other ways?:
Yes

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