|Submission Date||March 2, 2018|
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
EN-11: Inter-Campus Collaboration
|2.50 / 3.00||
Is the institution an active member of a national or international sustainability network?:
The name of the national or international sustainability network(s):
We are members and and fairly regular contributors to Greenschools email listserv run by Brown University (https://listserv.brown.edu/?A0=GRNSCH-L). On this national resource we are frequently exposed to new thoughts and ideas and contribute back information to questions from others as relevant and able.
Is the institution an active member of a regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network?:
The name of the regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network(s):
We coordinate frequently with the other UW-System sustainability programs, including monthly teleconferences and an annual meeting.
Has the institution presented at a sustainability conference during the previous year? :
A list or brief description of the conference(s) and presentation(s):
At the fall 2016 UW-System Sustainability conference we presented on campus programs including our land management practices and gave a tour.
Has the institution submitted a case study during the previous year to a sustainability awards program that is inclusive of multiple campuses? :
A list or brief description of the awards program(s) and submission(s):
Has the institution had staff, students or faculty serving on a board or committee of a sustainability network or conference during the previous three years? :
A list or brief description of the board or committee appointment(s):
We hosted the fall 2016 UW-System annual sustainability conference. This meeting was open to anyone interested. 61 people attended from across the state representing at least 8 institutions.
Does the institution have an ongoing mentoring relationship with another institution through which it assists the institution with its sustainability reporting and/or the development of its sustainability program?:
A brief description of the mentoring relationship and activities:
Has the institution had staff, faculty, or students serving as peer reviewers of another institution’s sustainability data (e.g. GHG emissions or course inventory) and/or STARS submission during the previous three years?:
A brief description of the peer review activities:
Has the institution participated in other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year, e.g. joint planning or resource sharing with other institutions? :
A brief description of other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year:
The University works closely with the Platteville Community Arboretum (PCA) a 501c3 to help maintain, fundraise, and promote our joint public trail network. www.plattevilletrailnetwork.org
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE
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