Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 52.77
Liaison Teddy Lhoutellier
Submission Date May 15, 2017
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Miami
EN-11: Inter-Campus Collaboration

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 3.00 Teddy Lhoutellier
Sustainability Manager
Environmental Health and Safety
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Is the institution an active member of a national or international sustainability network?:
Yes

The name of the national or international sustainability network(s):

Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)


Is the institution an active member of a regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network?:
Yes

The name of the regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network(s):

- Education Alliance for Sustainable Florida (http://sustainableflorida.org/educational-alliance/): this organization was the first to link sustainability campus efforts on public and private higher education institutions across Florida.


Has the institution presented at a sustainability conference during the previous year? :
Yes

A list or brief description of the conference(s) and presentation(s):

Spring 2015:
“How to build your edible Eco garden” conference during the Week of Well being

Fall 2015: "Real Food" panel on sustainable urban farming in Miami Dade County

Fall 2015: "The Gathering Threat of Climate Change and Its Implications for Water Security and Sea Level Rise", presented by the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.


Has the institution submitted a case study during the previous year to a sustainability awards program that is inclusive of multiple campuses? :
No

A list or brief description of the awards program(s) and submission(s):
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Has the institution had staff, students or faculty serving on a board or committee of a sustainability network or conference during the previous three years? :
No

A list or brief description of the board or committee appointment(s):
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Does the institution have an ongoing mentoring relationship with another institution through which it assists the institution with its sustainability reporting and/or the development of its sustainability program?:
No

A brief description of the mentoring relationship and activities:
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Has the institution had staff, faculty, or students serving as peer reviewers of another institution’s sustainability data (e.g. GHG emissions or course inventory) and/or STARS submission during the previous three years?:
No

A brief description of the peer review activities:
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Has the institution participated in other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year, e.g. joint planning or resource sharing with other institutions? :
Yes

A brief description of other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year:

Feasibility study of a shared composting program with other local higher education institutions.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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