|Submission Date||March 2, 2018|
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
EN-2: Student Orientation
|2.00 / 2.00||
Are the following students provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability? :
|Yes or No|
|Entering graduate students||Yes|
Percentage of all entering (i.e. new) students (including transfers and graduate students) that are provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability (0-100):
A brief description of how sustainability is included prominently in new student orientation (including how multiple dimensions of sustainability are addressed):
During Welcome Weekend, which is open to all incoming students, we provide the following sustainability programming:
1) Show an informational video at the start of Movie Night, explaining the top ways students can be sustainable on campus,
2) Provide waste handling education at the scavenger hunt lunch picnic,
3) Offer three different community service opportunities directly related to sustainability at the "Pay it Forward" volunteer event.
4) Offer free bus rides to promote use of the public bus.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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