Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 45.81
Liaison Sb Loder
Submission Date Nov. 12, 2013
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The College of Wooster
ER-T2-6: Sustainability Events

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Sb Loder
Sustainability Coordinator
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Does the institution hold major events related to sustainability, such as conferences, speaker series, or symposia, that have students as the intended audience?:
Yes

A brief description of the event(s):

The Energy Panel (10-9) was a panel of professors from different departments talking about the consequences of developing different energy sources. Reduce Reuse Recycle week (10-21 to 10-27) was planned around Campus Sustainability Day. This week included a Walk in the Park, Sustainability Crafts Day, Environmental Scholarship Reception, a lecture on the consequences of Unconventional Shale Gas Drilling, a recycled/found art competition and a free vegan dinner. Meat-Conscious week (Nov 12-16) includes Personal Meatless (or Animal-Free) Monday, the film "American Meat", a community vegan meal and cooking tutorial, and a diet-changing discussion. There is an Earth Day celebration yearly on campus, and we introduced a Climate Carnival this fall, focusing on carbon footprint education.


The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:
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