|Submission Date||Feb. 12, 2015|
University of Arkansas
EN-10: Inter-Campus Collaboration
Office for 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:
The Sustainability Consortium is a collaboration between the University of Arkansas and Arizona State University. It is an organization of diverse global participants that work collaboratively to build a scientific foundation that drives innovation to improve consumer product sustainability. We develop transparent methodologies, tools, and strategies to drive a new generation of products and supply networks that address environmental, social, and economic imperatives.
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:
The Sustainability Consortium (with AZ State University)
A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :
The 2013 SEC Symposium discussed the impact of the southeast in the world’s renewable energy future. Seven Office for Sustainability staff and students attended the conference, one department sent students as representatives, and University of Arkansas professor Dr. D. Keith Roper served as a speaker for the renewable energies technology portion of presentation session.
The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:
• points of contact: Mike Faupel / John Johnson
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