|Submission Date||Dec. 14, 2017|
St. Lawrence University
EN-11: Inter-Campus Collaboration
|2.50 / 3.00|
Is the institution an active member of a national or international sustainability network?:
The name of the national or international sustainability network(s):
The University is an active member of APPA (http://www.appa.org/#). APPA facilities collaboration and communication between higher education facilities mangers. Additionally, APPA provides information, best practices, and case studies releated to sustainability.
Is the institution an active member of a regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network?:
The name of the regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network(s):
St. Lawrence University is a member of the NY Coalition for Sustainability in Higher Education (NYSCSHE). NYCSHE unites representatives of higher education and supporting organizations with a common interest to promote and support environmental, fiscal, and social responsibility (http://nycshe.org/about/).
Has the institution presented at a sustainability conference during the previous year? :
A list or brief description of the conference(s) and presentation(s):
The University plans and presents at the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley Sustainability Day (https://sites.google.com/clarkson.edu/sustainabilityday/).
Has the institution submitted a case study during the previous year to a sustainability awards program that is inclusive of multiple campuses? :
A list or brief description of the awards program(s) and submission(s):
Has the institution had staff, students or faculty serving on a board or committee of a sustainability network or conference during the previous three years? :
A list or brief description of the board or committee appointment(s):
The University has staff and faulty serving on the board of the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley Sustainability Day (https://sites.google.com/clarkson.edu/sustainabilityday/).
Does the institution have an ongoing mentoring relationship with another institution through which it assists the institution with its sustainability reporting and/or the development of its sustainability program?:
A brief description of the mentoring relationship and activities:
Has the institution had staff, faculty, or students serving as peer reviewers of another institution’s sustainability data (e.g. GHG emissions or course inventory) and/or STARS submission during the previous three years?:
A brief description of the peer review activities:
Has the institution participated in other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year, e.g. joint planning or resource sharing with other institutions? :
A brief description of other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year:
The University collaborates with the Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley on issues related to sustainability in the county. Additionally, the University collaborated with SUNY-Canton on expanding and improving organic waste diversion in the Village of Canton, NY.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission: