Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.75
Liaison Mark Klapatch-Mathias
Submission Date May 1, 2014
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
IN-1: Innovation 1

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Kelly Cain
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Title or keywords related to the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
Advancement of Habitat Eco-Village 1 & 2

A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome :

Eco-Village 1 (EV1) continues to bring families into residence. 6 families in by end of 2013. 4 more in residence by end of May, 2014, and final 8 foundations in process. In addition, there is now formal advancement of discussions for Eco-Village 2 in the City of Prescott, which will be approximately twice the scale of EV1.

A brief description of any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation (if not reported above):

See above

A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise:
Which of the following STARS subcategories does the innovation most closely relate to? (Select all that apply up to a maximum of 5):
Yes or No
Curriculum ---
Research ---
Campus Engagement ---
Public Engagement Yes
Air & Climate Yes
Buildings Yes
Dining Services ---
Energy Yes
Grounds ---
Purchasing ---
Transportation ---
Waste ---
Water Yes
Coordination, Planning & Governance ---
Diversity & Affordability Yes
Health, Wellbeing & Work ---
Investment ---

Other topic(s) that the innovation relates to that are not listed above:

The website URL where information about the innovation is available :

This innovation was previously reported in the STARS 2012 performance year, but significant advancements have been made since.

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