Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 74.51
Liaison Meredith Moore
Submission Date July 31, 2013
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University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
PAE-1: Sustainability Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Stephanie Lage
Assistant Director
Ctr for Sustainable Environment
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Does the institution have a sustainability committee?:

The charter or mission statement of the committee or a brief description of the committee's purview and activities :

The Sustainability Council was put in place in 2008 to help lead sustainability efforts at the University of Illinois. The Council is comprised of campus leaders and student and faculty representatives. It provides strategic direction and oversight of the campus sustainability initiative.

Members of the committee, including affiliations:

Dr. Phyllis Wise, Chair
Vice President and Chancellor

Ravi Iyer
Interim Vice Chancellor for Research

Renee Romano
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

James Schroeder
Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement

Richard Wheeler
Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost

Ruth Watkins
Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Barbara Minsker
Associate Provost Fellow and Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering

William Shilts
Executive Director, Prairie Research Institute

Marika Nell
Student Sustainability Committee

Kevin Wolz
Student Sustainability Committee

Pradeep Khanna
Associate Chancellor, Acting Director, Office of Sustainability

Jack Dempsey
Executive Director, Facilities and Services

Stephanie Lage
Assistant to the Director, Office of Sustainability

The website URL where information about the sustainability committee is available:
Does the institution have a sustainability office?:

A brief description of the sustainability office:

The Office of Sustainability provides operational leadership for the numerous initiatives under way on campus. For example, the Office works with campus units, student groups, and community partners to develop and promote engagement activities and enhance communication about sustainability initiatives.

The number of people employed in the sustainability office:

The website URL where information about the sustainability office is available:
Does the institution have a sustainability coordinator?:

Sustainability coordinator's name:
Stephanie Lage

Sustainability coordinator's position title:
Assistant to the Director

A brief description of the sustainability coordinator’s position:

Coordinator develops and implements educational and outreach activities to education and motivate behavior change. Also tracks and reports on progress toward sustainability goals.

The website URL where information about the sustainability coordinator is available:

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