|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Feb. 26, 2015|
Saint Louis University
EN-10: Inter-Campus Collaboration
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Center for Sustainability
Does the institution collaborate with other colleges and universities to support and help build the campus sustainability community?:
A brief summary of papers, guides, presentations, and other resources the institution has developed to share their sustainability experience with other institutions:
As a member of the St. Louis Regional Higher Education Sustainability Consortium, Saint Louis University collaborates with its fellow member schools as an active participant on committees. During the quarterly general assembly meetings, representative from the different institutions present their collective actions and progress toward the goal of effecting positive change for the schools in the region as a whole.
The names of local, state/provincial, regional, national, or international campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:
Saint Louis University is a co-founder of the St. Louis Regional Higher Education Sustainability Consortium. The mission of the HESC is to connect the strengths, resources, and knowledge of St. Louis area universities and colleges, to advance collective sustainable initiatives that cultivate innovation, to eliminate non-productive competition, and to create a network that is more than the sum of its parts.
A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :
As an example of the HESC's successfully collaboration efforts, the Consortium promoted the merits of all of having all member institutions participate in Recyclemania. Because of the encouragement and support of the collective body, the St. Louis Region recognized the greatest participation in the history of the program. Consequently as a region, St. Louis higher educational institutions were proud to announce that we diverted tons of waste from landfills.
The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available: