Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 69.30
Liaison Dave Barbier
Submission Date May 14, 2018
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University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
IN-7: Fair Trade Campus

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Shelly Janowski
Sustainability Coordinator
Facility Services
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Is the institution currently designated as a Fair Trade College or University?:

A brief description of the institution’s Fair Trade initiatives, including the year formal designation was achieved and/or renewed:

2016 designation
The legislation was passed through student government to maintain the fair trade standard. The fair trade committee in charge of keeping the designation for years to come involves the projects coordinator for the Office of Sustainability, the environmental and sustainability affairs director of the Student Government Association and some representatives of Students for Sustainability.

At least two fair trade options are offered at every vending location. Several educational events are held including tabling and movies. Different faculty and student groups are additionally involved, both in curriculum and in activities.The three offices that utilize fair trade items are the Office of Sustainability, Student Government Alliance and the chancellor’s office.

The university bookstore is selling fair trade cotton shirts, chocolate and accessories. The CPS Café uses fair trade ingredients and sells fair trade coffee and tea.

Dining services and the Brewhaus are also supplying at least the minimum requirement of two fair trade items.

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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