|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Aug. 22, 2011|
ER-T2-1: Student Group
|0.25 / 0.25||
Communications and Training Officer
Physical Plant and Capital Planning Services
Does the institution have an active student group focused on sustainability?:
A brief description of the student group, including its activities:
EnviroWestern is a student-run organization created for the purpose of addressing environmental issues affecting the Western campus. As of 2006, they are also an official University Student Council service, and as such an institutionalized part of Western. EnviroWestern's leadership team includes several project team leaders as well as an appointed EnviroWestern coordinator. The general membership consists of anyone who is currently enrolled at Western, as well as all staff at Western.
EnviroWestern is involved in conducting waste audits and organizing Enviro Week. Other activities include managing the community garden and radio show; encouraging the use of reusable mugs; and organizing campus clean-ups and a bike share program.
The website URL where information about the student group is available: