Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 48.55
Liaison Cesar Nanni
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2017
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STARS v2.0

Universidad de Monterrey
EN-4: Outreach Materials and Publications

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.75 / 2.00 Hortencia Ruiz
M.Sc.
Center for Sustainability
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Does the institution produce the following outreach materials and/or publications that foster sustainability learning and knowledge? :
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A central sustainability website that consolidates information about the institution’s sustainability efforts Yes
A sustainability newsletter Yes
Social media platforms that focus specifically on campus sustainability Yes
A vehicle to publish and disseminate student research on sustainability No
Building signage that highlights green building features No
Food service area signage and/or brochures that include information about sustainable food systems No
Signage on the grounds about sustainable groundskeeping and/or landscaping strategies employed Yes
A sustainability walking map or tour No
A guide for commuters about how to use alternative methods of transportation No
Navigation and educational tools for bicyclists and pedestrians No
A guide for green living and incorporating sustainability into the residential experience Yes
Regular coverage of sustainability in the main student newspaper, either through a regular column or a reporter assigned to the sustainability beat Yes
Other sustainability publications or outreach materials not covered above Yes

A brief description of the central sustainability website:

The University has a specific center called Centro de Sostenibilidad (Sustainability Center), that looks forward to lead UDEM to a sustainable development through knowledge generation and implementation of strategies that engages the community to minimize environmental impacts through the development of internal and external projects.
The Center has a website which consolidates information about the institutions efforts, such as actual projects, academic and research offerings,events, team, vision, mission and objective of the center. The webpage has different topics based on the STARS, Academics, Engagement, Operations and Administration.


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A brief description of the sustainability newsletter:

All events that are happening are covered by the Sustainability Center. Iniciatives, Programs and events are covered.


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A brief description of the social media platforms that focus specifically on campus sustainability:

Using social media such as Facebook and twitter information about sustainability is given to students and the near community.We have a community manager and at the begining of 2017we have 2,352 followers.


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A brief description of the vehicle to publish and disseminate student research on sustainability:
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A brief description of building signage that highlights green building features :
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A brief description of food service area signage and/or brochures that include information about sustainable food systems:
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A brief description of signage on the grounds about sustainable groundskeeping and/or landscaping strategies:

Around the University’s green areas there is signage located which communicates that the grounds are irrigated with reusable water.


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A brief description of the sustainability walking map or tour:

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A brief description of the guide for green living and incorporating sustainability into the residential experience:

The Sustainability Centre provides a manual in which information about sustainable practices for residential halls is given to every student. Every semester staff from the sustainability center welcomes all residents with a talk about the project of sustainable residences.


The website URL for the guide for green living and incorporating sustainability into the residential experience:
A brief description of regular coverage of sustainability in the main student newspaper, either through a regular column or a reporter assigned to the sustainability beat:

Agencia Informativa UDEM (UDEM Informative Agency) is a class laboratory where journalism students cover events and news, performing a team of more than 100 reporters. This way the get prepared in writing, editing, design and photography of printed and electronic media, as well as in the production of a radio newscast and newspaper database. Supported by the creativity and commitment of our reporters, the Agency transmits news through image, video and audio, so that readers feel, live and remember that time again


The website URL for regular coverage of sustainability in the main student newspaper, either through a regular column or a reporter assigned to the sustainability beat:
A brief description of another sustainability publication or outreach material not covered above (1st material):

This a magazine that is published by UdeM every three months. That publishes some of the sustainability projects that are carried out in the university.


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