|Liaison||Karen Eckert, Ph.D.|
|Submission Date||March 5, 2021|
EN-2: Student Orientation
|2.00 / 2.00||
Professor and Director
Center for Sustainability
Are the following students provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability? :
|Yes or No|
|Entering graduate students||N/A - institution does not have graduate students|
Percentage of all entering (i.e. new) students (including transfers and graduate students) that are provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability (0-100):
A brief description of how sustainability is included prominently in new student orientation (including how multiple dimensions of sustainability are addressed):
A slide show (attached) is scheduled as part of New Student Orientation (NSO), and is often followed up by an informal competitive event such as a recycling relay. NSO includes information about dining (including vegetarian and vegan options), clubs (including the Solar Car, Sustainability Club, and Connect), waste management, energy efficiency, wholeness/counseling, and peer justice programs, all relating in meaningful ways to the "triple bottom line".
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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