Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 37.45
Liaison Kristina Hughes
Submission Date May 10, 2014
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Nebraska at Omaha
EN-5: Outreach Campaign

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 4.00 / 4.00 Patrick Wheeler
Environmental Advocate/Sustainability Champion
EHS
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Has the institution held at least one sustainability-related outreach campaign directed at students within the previous three years that has yielded measurable, positive results in advancing sustainability?:
Yes

Has the institution held at least one sustainability-related outreach campaign directed at employees within the previous three years that has yielded measurable, positive results in advancing sustainability?:
Yes

The name of the campaign (1st campaign):
Student Government Transportation Survey

A brief description of the campaign (1st campaign):

This survey was to evaluate how students interacted with our bus rideshare program, to raise awareness and to include ideas for how to expand and improve our current system.


A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign (1st campaign):

The survey reached 659 students and resulted in an expanded bus ridership program


The website URL where information about the campaign is available (1st campaign):
The name of the campaign (2nd campaign):
Evaluation of need for Center for Urban Sustainability

A brief description of the campaign (2nd campaign):

The campaign to evaluate whether a center for urban sustainability was needed or beneficial was undertaken by academic & student affairs. Introduction at the July, 2010 Dean's Forum is captured in this summary document: http://www.unomaha.edu/aandsaffairs/documents/deansforum/dfsummary07152010.pdf


A brief description of the measured positive impact(s) of the campaign (2nd campaign):

The obvious measurable outcome was the establishment of the Center for Urban Sustainability in the Fall of 2012 (by the University of Nebraska Board of Regents).

http://www.unomaha.edu/center-for-urban-sustainability/


The website URL where information about the campaign is available (2nd campaign):
A brief description of other outreach campaigns, including measured positive impacts:
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