|Submission Date||Jan. 30, 2012|
State University of New York at Brockport
PAE-20: Inter-Campus Collaboration on 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:
We participate in several collaborative college groups, SEHSA sustainability presentations at conferences, the SUNY Sustainability Conference where our NYPA/NYSERDA energy program was highlighted,PPAA conferences where our energy program was presented, Rochester Area College - EHS involved in environmental collaborative programs and self-intiated audits.
The names of local, state, regional, national, and other campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:
Rochester Area Colleges collaborative, EACUBO, Western NY collaborative, SEHSA, NY Collabortive for Sustainability in Higher Education, Rochester Business Journal - awarded Pollution Prevention Award in 2010, NYS Purchasing group, AASHE, Princeton Review (named one of 311 Green Colleges), Peterson Survey, STARS Survey, Women of Waste member.
A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :
Plans are in progress to collaborate with 5 other western NY SUNY colleges AND the Rochester Area Colleges (SUNY & Private) to reduce energy use, share sustainability program information, training programs, use purchasing arrangements to lower costs, share information and cooperate on relevant programs to the benefit of all. Self-initiated environmental audits have been accomplished in 2011 and plans are to continue this collaborative effort.
The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available: