Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Diane Fout
Submission Date Dec. 13, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Transylvania University
EN-9: Community Partnerships

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Samuel Crankshaw
Student Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have at least one formal sustainability partnership with the local community that meets the criteria as “supportive”?:
No
+ Date Revised: March 21, 2017

A brief description of the institution’s supportive sustainability partnership(s) with the local community:

Remove the text beginning with "Seedleaf..."

+ Date Revised: Oct. 25, 2016
+ Date Revised: Jan. 26, 2017

Does the institution have at least one formal sustainability partnership with the local community that meets the criteria as “collaborative”?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's collaborative sustainability partnership(s):

Seedleaf - Transylvania co-manages a community garden with local non-profit Seedleaf and Christ Church Cathedral Episcopal church. The garden is placed in a central location in a low-income, urban area. It's mission is to provide families with a place to come together to work together, to provide families with healthy food options, to educate families on healthy cooking, and to promote locally grown produce.


Does the institution have at least one formal sustainability partnership with the local community that meets the criteria as “transformative”?:
No
+ Date Revised: Jan. 19, 2017

A brief description of the institution's transformative sustainability partnership(s) with the local community:

N/A

+ Date Revised: Jan. 26, 2017

A brief description of the institution’s sustainability partnerships with distant (i.e. non-local) communities:

Currently, N/A


The website URL where information about sustainability partnerships is available:

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