Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.02
Liaison Beth Klein
Submission Date Feb. 25, 2019
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

State University of New York at Cortland
EN-9: Staff Professional Development

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.50 / 2.00 Rob Binnall
Assistant Director for Residence Life and Housing for Operations
Residence Life and Housing
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Does the institution make available professional development and training opportunities in sustainability to all staff at least once per year?:
Yes

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (the rate of employee participation in sustainability professional development and training)?:
Yes

Estimated percentage of regular staff (full-time and part-time) that participates annually in sustainability professional development and training that is either provided or supported by the institution (0, 1-24%, 25-49%, 50-74%, 75% or more):
25-49%

A brief description of any internal sustainability professional development and training opportunities that the institution makes available to staff:

All staff are eligible to participate in several of the continuing education sustainability-related training offerings provided on campus.

All staff were invited to participate in sessions when we hosted the State of New York Sustainability Conference on campus in 2017.

Staff frequently attend our Green Days events including our Green-flix films series and sandwich seminars sponsored by the Sustainability Office and Campus Energy Manager to further their life-long learning in sustainability.

In addition, training is offered to staff through our Green Ambassadors program.


A brief description of any external professional development and training opportunities in sustainability that are supported by the institution(e.g. through payment, reimbursement, or subsidy):

AASHE Conference and Expo
State of New York Sustainability Conference
AASHE Higher Education Sustainability Professionals Retreat


Estimated percentage of regular staff (full-time and part-time) for which sustainability is included in performance reviews (0, 1-24%, 25-49%, 50-74%, 75% or more) :
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The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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