|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Jan. 13, 2012|
University of Wisconsin-River Falls
ER-14: Incentives for Developing Sustainability Courses
|3.00 / 3.00||
Does the institution have a program that meets the criteria outlined above?:
A brief description of the program(s):
The "Integrating Sustainability Into the Curriculum" workshop is an ongoing program to help develop and implement curriculum changes into University courses. The first workshop premiered April 15-16 2011. Space was limited to 15 faculty members from any department.
A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:
Faculty who participate receive support in an ongoing series of workshops designed to help sculpt curriculum around sustainability principles.
They also receive recognition for their work with a poster (developed and submitted by the participants themselves) at the Research, Scholarly, and Creative Activity Day.
Applicants in 2011 also received a $750 stipend for participating as well as a $1000 stipend for re-design of an existing course/$2500.00 stipend for implementation of a new course.
The website URL where information about the program is available:
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