|Submission Date||Jan. 31, 2011|
University of Florida
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:
Sustainability at UF - AACSB Sustainability Conference 2010
Greening Athletics- AASHE 2010 Conference
Cutting Carbon- AASHE 2010 Conference
Sustainability in Student Government- AASHE 2010 and Sustainable Florida 2009 Conferences
Envisioning Success and Empowering Action- Sustainable Florida 2009
Building Sustainability in the Southeast- NACUBO 2009
The names of local, state, regional, national, and other campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:
Our institution is a member of AASHE, ACUPCC, Audubon International, and USGBC. We are also members and serve on the board of Sustainable Alachua County and Sustainable Florida.
A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :
UF is working with Sustainable Florida to develop the Eduational Alliance for a Sustainable Florida (EASF). This network launched in January of this year with a Roundtable event hosted by the UF Office of Sustainability. This conference/workshop brought sustainability professionals from 22 Florida higher education institutions, public and private, to network, share experiences and collaboratively develop the foundation for this formal network in our state.
UF participates in the Southeastern Sustainability Network (SESN), an informal group that hosts monthly conference call to share ideas, lessons learned and best practiices with institutions throughout the southeast.
The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration is available:
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