|Submission Date||Feb. 7, 2019|
University of North Carolina, Greensboro
AC-5: Immersive Experience
|2.00 / 2.00||
Associate Program Chair
Strong Residential College
Does the institution offer at least one immersive, sustainability-focused educational study program that is one week or more in length?:
A brief description of the sustainability-focused immersive program(s) offered by the institution, including how each program addresses the social, economic, and environmental dimensions of sustainability:
Strong College is a two-year Residential College program in which students take General Education courses, participate in co-curricular activities, and live in the same residence hall together.
Strong Residential College’s curricular focus is sustainability and hands-on research. In Strong College Core courses, students engage with the broader questions, challenges, and possibilities of sustainability that focus on environmental, social, cultural, ethical, political, and economic systems in courses from a variety of disciplines. Goals for the Core courses include understanding the concepts of sustainability in civic and academic life and learning to engage with the world for the purpose of realizing the impact of one's habits and actions on the sustainability of all of the institutions and systems around us.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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