Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 30.68
Liaison Adam Ryburn
Submission Date Aug. 1, 2011
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Oklahoma City University
PAE-1: Sustainability Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Meredith Glover
Student
Oikos Scholars Program
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Does the institution have a sustainability committee?:
Yes

The charter or mission statement of the committee or a brief description of the committee's purview and activities :

The Oklahoma City University Sustainability Council

The Oklahoma City University Sustainability Council acts in an advisory capacity to further ecologically sustainable practices at Oklahoma City University. Chaired by Mark Davies, Dean of the Petree College of Arts and Sciences, the Council is composed of students, faculty and staff.


Members of the committee, including affiliations:

Chair of the sustainability council is Mark Davies, Dean of the Petree College of Arts and Science. The group is composed of students, faculty and staff.

Other members include: Susan Barber, Acting Provost and Professor of Biology; Jeff Castleberry, Director of Facilities; Maurice Clark II, political science senior 2010; Terry Conley, Associate Dean of the Petree College of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Biology; Liz Donnelly Ed.D., Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students; Brian Holland, Chief Financial Officer; Michael Jackson, Director of Institutional Research and Assessment; Beth Landon, Biology Laboratory Technician; Arthur LeFrancois, Professor of Law; Clayton Miller, World Religions Senior 2011; Rosa Lane, Religion Senior 2011; Ryan Bartnick, Environmental Studies Senior 2013; Brett Wheat-Simms, Previous Director of Food Service and now Director of Sodexo since October 2009.


The website URL where information about the sustainability committee is available:
Does the institution have a sustainability office?:
No

A brief description of the sustainability office:

The chairman of Oklahoma City University Sustainability Council is Mark Davies, Dean of the Petree College of Arts and Science.

Oklahoma City University also has a campus wide sustainability program entitled Blue Goes Green. This is chaired by Faculty member Chelsea Ewald.

The student government of Oklahoma City University has a committee chaired by student Rosa Lane.


The number of people employed in the sustainability office:
0

The website URL where information about the sustainability office is available:
Does the institution have a sustainability coordinator?:
No

Sustainability coordinator's name:
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Sustainability coordinator's position title:
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A brief description of the sustainability coordinator’s position:
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The website URL where information about the sustainability coordinator is available:
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The Sustainability Committee does not yet have a website. They were originally using the OKCU OIKOS web page found at http://www.okcu.edu/religion/esl.aspx, but are working on making their own web page.

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