|Submission Date||April 14, 2015|
Raritan Valley Community College
EN-8: Staff Professional Development
Sustainability and Energy Coordinator
Facilities and Grounds
Does the institution make available training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability to all staff at least once per year?:
A brief description of the sustainability trainings and professional development opportunities available to staff :
Sustainability trainings are offered during Earth Week, Campus Sustainability Day, and Science Seminars. For Earth Week 2014, there were presentations on climate change, extinctions, melting ice caps and glaciers, hydrogen power and finding common ground on environmental issues. On Campus Sustainability Day 2014, there was a talk about how to reduce energy usage at home. In fall 2013, there was a Science Seminar about global water issues. There are also numerous diversity workshops, such as the LGBT Ally Program Training Workshop during fall 2014.
The percentage of staff that participated in training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability during the previous year:
The website URL where information about staff training opportunities in sustainability is available:
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