|Submission Date||Sept. 24, 2012|
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
ER-T2-1: Student Group
Does the institution have an active student group focused on sustainability?:
The name and a brief description of each student group:
Net Impact - a student organization open to all majors and grade levels; devoted to using business skills to promote sustainability both on- and off-campus. www.ualr.edu/netimpact
Global Issues Group - a student organization open to all majors and grade levels; devoted to educating students about various global issues related to sustainability (human rights, poverty, climate change, etc.) and becoming local activists.
USGBC-AR Emerging Green Builders - a student organization open to all majors and grade levels; devoted to educating students about sustainability in the built environment.
The Green Team a student organization open to all students living on campus. Its primary objective is to educate residential students about sustainability and incorporating sustainability into campus living. http://ualr.edu/housing/index.php/home/sustainability/green-team/
American Chemical Society - UALR Student Affiliate - a student organization that promotes chemical education and research. This organization also incorporates year-round cellular phone and battery recycling drives within its respective College.
List up to 4 notable recent activities or accomplishments of student group(s):
Green Jobs fair, participation in campus student organization fair, level 1 energy audits for local businesses, co-host of campus Earth Day and Campus Sustainability Day.
List other student groups that address sustainability:
The website URL where information about student group(s) is available: