Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 52.49
Liaison Angela Oberg
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2023

STARS v2.2

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick Campus
EN-4: Outreach Materials and Publications

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.60 / 2.00 Katie Parrish
Program Coordinator
Office of Climate Action
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Does the institution have a central sustainability website that consolidates information about the institution’s sustainability efforts?:
Yes

Website URL for the central sustainability website:
Does the institution have a sustainability newsletter or social media platform that focuses specifically on campus sustainability?:
Yes

A brief description of the sustainability newsletter or social media platform:
The Rutgers Office of Climate Action sends a monthly newsletter focused on climate and sustainability at Rutgers. The sign up link is here (https://climateaction.rutgers.edu/news-media/stay-connected) and past issues can be viewed here (https://climateaction.rutgers.edu/news-media/newsletter-archive). The office also maintains a Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/RutgersClimateAction) and an Instagram page(https://www.instagram.com/ruclimateaction/).

Does the institution have signage that highlights sustainability features on campus?:
Yes

A brief description of the signage that highlights sustainability features on campus:
Sustainability projects on campus created through the Living Labs Program are highlighted with signage. Rutgers Institutional Planning and Operations has established more permanent signage to denote “Eco No-Mow Zones” on campus. New buildings on campus include signs with information about campus sustainability, such as this sign on a soap dispenser. Utilizing graphics related to the Menus of Change program, Rutgers dining halls include educational signage about food sustainability and Meatless Mondays. http://food.rutgers.edu/menusofchange/

Does the institution provide a sustainability walking map or tour?:
Yes

A brief description of the sustainability walking map or tour:
Rutgers has a self-guided walking tour using this campus sustainability map- https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/1/viewer?mid=11WmCsLuNWvRIzKd5w6SSOD_8C_1hV9A6&ll=40.4991526430501%2C-74.44263474892014&z=15

Does the institution produce a guide for green living and/or incorporating sustainability into the residential experience?:
No

A brief description of the guide for green living and/or incorporating sustainability into the residential experience:
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A brief description of other comprehensive sustainability outreach materials and publications not covered above:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
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