Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 31.22
Liaison Emily Deeker
Submission Date Jan. 23, 2014
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STARS v2.0

University of Nebraska - Lincoln
EN-11: Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 5.00 Matan Gill
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Management & Planning
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Does the institution offer continuing education courses that address sustainability?:
No

Number of continuing education courses offered that address sustainability:
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Total number of continuing education courses offered:
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A copy of the list and brief descriptions of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:
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A list and brief descriptions of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:
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Does the institution have at least one sustainability-themed certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:
Yes

A brief description of the certificate program:

Climate Masters:
limate Masters of Nebraska is an adult education program which was developed to teach you about climate change and ways to reduce your carbon footprint.

Participants will go through a FREE 10-week training course which will educate them on acting locally to save money, protect the environment, and reduce greenhouse emissions. Course topics include the basics of climate change, home energy, transportation, green building, renewables, food, and MORE! Field trips are also a part of the course. Past course participants toured the Bluff Road Landfill, two local farms and EcoStores Nebraska.


Year the certificate program was created:
2,011

The website URL where information about sustainability in continuing education courses is available :

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