Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.03
Liaison Peter Barker
Submission Date April 27, 2012
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St. John's University, New York
ER-T2-1: Student Group

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Thomas Goldsmith
Director of Environment and Energy Conservation
Facilities Services
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Does the institution have an active student group focused on sustainability?:

The name and a brief description of each student group:

The Earth Club, a special interest group which is a recognized organization under the University's Student Government, consists of over 60 members, with 20- 30 highly active members. The club, a collaboration of students and professors, participates in fun and educational field trips, invites and organizes lecutureres and conferences, facilitates student engagement and assists in campus sustainability projects like recycling, composting, gardening etc.

List up to 4 notable recent activities or accomplishments of student group(s):

1.Earth day events such as waste characterization study.

2.Student Move Out "Chuck it for Charity" food and clothing drive.

3.Maintenance of organic garden where all produce harvested is donated to St. John's Bread and Life Soup Kitchen.

List other student groups that address sustainability:

The website URL where information about student group(s) is available:

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