Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.09
Liaison Mark Klapatch-Mathias
Submission Date April 15, 2013
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University of Wisconsin-River Falls
ER-3: Sustainability in New Student Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Sarah Egerstrom
New Student and Family Programs
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Does the institution include sustainability prominently in new student orientation?:

A brief description of how sustainability is included prominently in new student orientation:
The Graduation Pledge Alliance has been active for two years now at UWRF. This is a pledge graduating seniors and underclassman take to promote social and environmental responsibility. There was information about GPA in the New Student and Family Handbook that will be given to UWRF incoming students Fall 2012. There is was also a one page document submitted to New Student Orientation staff describing activities on campus students can get involved in relating to Sustainability.

The website URL where information about sustainability in new student orientation is available:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
In August, there are plans of working with Orientation leaders to incorporate GPA in the welcoming activities.

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