Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 50.39
Liaison Corey Peterson
Submission Date July 15, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Tasmania
EN-4: Outreach Materials and Publications

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.60 / 2.00 Sustainability Team
UTAS
Infrastructure Services and Development
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Does the institution have a central sustainability website that consolidates information about the institution’s sustainability efforts?:
Yes

Website URL for the central sustainability website:
Does the institution have a sustainability newsletter or social media platform that focuses specifically on campus sustainability?:
Yes

A brief description of the sustainability newsletter or social media platform:

The Sustainability Bulletin informs of upcoming events, projects and the sustainability of the University of Tasmania. There are five editions of the Bulleting per year. Staff and students can subscribe to the Bulletin via the Sustainability Portal's dedicated page (https://www.utas.edu.au/sustainability/sustainability-bulletin)


Does the institution have signage that highlights sustainability features on campus?:
Yes

A brief description of the signage that highlights sustainability features on campus:

The University of Tasmania has a number of signs highlighting sustainability features on campus. Some examples are: Sandy Bay Natural Reserve signs, water-sensitive urban design signs on Sandy Bay campus, signage on the main Sandy Bay campus mall water station, signage on the Dobson Road bike hub explaining how it was done; signage for the seawater heat exchange system at the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies in Hobart


Does the institution provide a sustainability walking map or tour?:
Yes

A brief description of the sustainability walking map or tour:

The Sustainability Tour explores how aspects of sustainability have been incorporated within the University of Tasmania. This tour covers information about the University’s sustainable building designs, transport features, waste management, social and mental sustainability as well as other interesting facts and stories about the campus.
The tour raises awareness and encourage students and staff to embrace the ethos of sustainability on campus, in their personal life and professional life.
Sustainability Tour dedicated page: https://www.utas.edu.au/infrastructure-services-development/sustainability/campus-tour


Does the institution produce a guide for green living and/or incorporating sustainability into the residential experience?:
No

A brief description of the guide for green living and/or incorporating sustainability into the residential experience:
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A brief description of other comprehensive sustainability outreach materials and publications not covered above:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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