|Submission Date||Aug. 26, 2011|
University of Alaska Fairbanks
PAE-20: Inter-Campus Collaboration on Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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:
UAF is part of AASHE; the UAF Office of Sustainability contributes to the newsletter associated with AASHE to detail what UAF has been doing and how.
UAF also presented in a summer 2011 AASHE webinar, sharing with campuses across the nation information about the STARS course developed at UAF.
The names of local, state, regional, national, and other campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:
Western Sustainable Agriculture --In 1988 Congress established SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education) to promote ecologically sound agricultural practices, sustain rural communities, and to address the disappearance of the diverse family farm. SARE does this by supporting research and educational programs. http://www.uaf.edu/ces/SARE
A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :
Through ASSHE resources, online (newsletters, webinars) and at the annual conference.
The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE
staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.