|Submission Date||June 26, 2017|
Tarleton State University
EN-10: Inter-Campus Collaboration
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Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator
Risk Management & Compliance
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:
Hosted college peer to assess duplication of Tarleton's recycling program. Tarleton is also active in the sharing of best practices with other A&M member universities concerning facilities and water/energy management. Tarleton's Eco-Reps have corroborated with peer universities to form a sustainability pledge as well.
The names of local, state/provincial, regional, national, or international campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)
Texas Regional Alliance for Campus Sustainability (TRACS)
The Student Wildlife Society (student chapter of The Wildlife Society)
Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS)
A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :
Tarleton State regularly attends both regional and national sustainability conferences. In addition, Tarleton has been a member of AASHE since September 2014. The University also participates in multiple regional conferences such as TRACS and SWCS, and attends multiple other conferences each year. While participating in out-of-area events, we make every effort to visit other institutions to share ideas and learn about their sustainability programs. On March 30, 2015, Tarleton hosted a visit from another university to review our recycling program.
The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:
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