|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Aug. 2, 2011|
Richland College - DCCCD
Tier2-1: Air Travel Emissions
|0.25 / 0.25||
Director, Institutional Effectiveness & Sustainability
Planning and Research for Institutional Effectiveness
Does the institution have policies and/or programs in place to reduce emissions from air travel?:
A brief description of the policies and/or programs:
While Richland does not have a formal policy to reduce the amount of air travel of college employees, the college encourages employees to make use of tele-conferencing in lieu of air travel whenever possible, particularly international travel. The college has conducted several meetings via teleconferencing with international partner colleges: Saratov State University in Russia and the Broader Middle East and North Africa (BMENA) Initiative prototype transfer community college in Qatar.
The website URL where information about the policies and/or programs is available:
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