Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 45.12
Liaison Stefanie Smith
Submission Date Aug. 13, 2012
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Stark State College
PAE-19: Community Sustainability Partnerships

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Stefanie Smith
Sustainability Coordinator
Academic Affairs
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Does the institution participate in community sustainability partnerships that meet the criteria for this credit?:

A brief description of the institution’s sustainability partnerships with the local community:

Within the sustainability department we have the following community service initiatives and programs:

Outreach Programs to Raise Awareness:
• Stark County Educational Network for Environmental Sustainability (SCENES) Website – www.starkscenes.org
• Green Energy Ohio – Building Tours
• Canton FilmFest – Focus on the Environment
• Nimishillen Watershed LEAP – Creek Cleanup
• Great Lakes Science Center, Girls Go! Science – Green Building Workshop
• Glen Oak HS, Adult Education Sustainable Living Courses
• Green Building Tour & Presentation with the American Institute of Architects
• Environmental Movie Showings with the Palace Theatre
• Greening the Canton Marathon with Canton Marathon, LLC
• North Canton Main Street Fair – Sponsor & Participant

K-12 Specific Programs:
• Early College High School Sustainability Program with Canton City Schools
• Urban Kids Sustainability Program with the Canton YMCA and SE Canton Community Center
• STEM2 Conference for Girls with UBMS, the Links and Girls Scouts of America

Business Programs:
• Green Business Roundtable and Scholarship with the North Canton Chamber of Commerce
• Green Business Rotary Rounds
• Community Garden adjacent to the Alliance satellite with the Nazarene Church

The website URL where information about sustainability partnerships is available:

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