|Submission Date||April 4, 2016|
Onondaga Community College
EN-10: Inter-Campus Collaboration
Director of Sustainability and Environmental Health and Safety
Office of Sustainability and Environmental Health and Safety
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:
Onondaga Community College collaborates with other campuses on sustainability issues. Onondaga's director of sustainability and environmental health and safety, Sean Vormwald, participated on the planning committee for the annual SUNY sustainability conference, and is on the Advising Committee for the SUNY Energy Buying Group. Vormwald also presented at the NYS Green Building Conference about Onondaga's two LEED Gold certified buildings, and presented on a panel discussion related to Sustainability Initiatives at Higher Educational Institutions at the Sustainable Practices in Central New York conference.
The names of local, state/provincial, regional, national, or international campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:
American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC)
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)
Sustainability Education & Economic Development (SEED) Center
New York REV Campus Challenge
New York Presidents for Climate Action
New York Coalition for Sustainability in Higher Education (NYCSHE)
State University of New York (SUNY) Sustainability Coordinators Group
New York State Association for Reduction, Reuse and Recycling
A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :
Onondaga communicates with other campus sustainability coordinators to share best practices.
The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:
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