Overall Rating Reporter
Overall Score
Liaison Allison Brooks
Submission Date Sept. 13, 2019

STARS v2.2

Randolph College
EN-5: Outreach Campaign

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Allison Brooks
Sustainability Coordinator
Buildings & Grounds
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Has the institution held a sustainability-related outreach campaign during the previous three years that was directed at students and yielded measurable, positive results in advancing sustainability?:
Yes

Has the institution held a sustainability-related outreach campaign during the previous three years that was directed at employees and yielded measurable, positive results in advancing sustainability?:
Yes

Name of the campaign:
Waste Not Want Not

A brief description of the campaign:

Campaign designed at reducing waste on campus. The campaign lasts one week during which student-volunteers talk to their peers about food waste and recycling. Messages on flyers and on the college's electronic portal are also edited and added daily. Student-volunteers also go in the campus dining hall and weigh food waste at every meal during and after campaign.


A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign:

Food waste reduction observed because the dining hall has reduced their food purchase without reducing the number of customers and a recycling increase post campaign were recorded.


Name of the campaign (2nd campaign):
Rummage Room

A brief description of the campaign (2nd campaign):

The rummage room provides a location for students to reduce their move out/in waste by utilizing gently used goods. Each semester a student intern coordinates volunteers that speak with students on waste reduction and coordinate pickups in the residential halls.


A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign (2nd campaign):

We consistently have a full rummage room, an active intern, and divert nearly one ton of waste from landfills. We consistently have student body interest with 60+ students entering the rummage room weekly.


A brief description of other sustainability-related outreach campaigns:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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