Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 53.78
Liaison Lisa Mitten
Submission Date March 8, 2018
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STARS v2.1

State University of New York at New Paltz
AC-5: Immersive Experience

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Erica Wagner
Service Learning Coordinator
Career Resources Center
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Does the institution offer at least one immersive, sustainability-focused educational study program that is one week or more in length?:
Yes

A brief description of the sustainability-focused immersive program(s) offered by the institution, including how each program addresses the social, economic, and environmental dimensions of sustainability:

SUNY New Paltz offers a week-long alternative spring break program organized by Service Learning Coordinator Erica Wagner of the Career Center during which students spend 7 days engaging in different community service related activities. These include sustainability projects such as working with Scenic Hudson (invasive plant species removal & biodiversity), Phillies Bridge Farm (sustainable agriculture), Habitat for Humanity (sustainable/affordable housing), Chiz's Heart Street and the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley (food justice), and Mohonk Preserve (land conservation).


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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