Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.22
Liaison Sarah Rykal
Submission Date July 25, 2013
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University of Wisconsin-Stout
PAE-4: Sustainability Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Leann Fay
STARS Graduate Assistant
Sustainability Office
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Does the institution have a sustainability plan that meets the criteria for this credit?:

A brief description of how multiple stakeholder groups were involved in developing the plan:

The report represents countless ongoing efforts of campus faculty, staff and students, from all corners of the university.

2011 Climate Action Plan Contributors include:

• Vice Chancellor, Administrative and Student Life Services
• Former Vice Chancellor, Administrative and Student Life Services
• Environmental Sustainability Coordinator
• University Business Specialist

Environmental Sustainability Steering Committee (ESSC), 2010-2011 Official Membership--Representatives from:
• Residence Hall Association
• Stout Student Association
• Student Life Services
• Faculty Senate
• Parking Services
• Physical Plant
• GreenSense
• Senate of Academic Staff
• Academic and Student Affairs
• Environmental Sustainability Coordinator

Applied Research Center (ARC) 2010-2011
• Director, Office of Budget, Planning and Analysis
• Research Technician, Office of Budget, Planning and Analysis
• Associate Institutional Research, Office of Budget, Planning and Analysis

A brief description of the plan’s measurable goals :

The plan has specific goals that focus on the following priorities:

*Management systems
*Planning, design, and development
*Pollution Prevention

*Knowledge systems

*Energy management
*Water management
*Materials Management

A brief description of how progress in meeting the plan’s goals is measured:

Each priority has several specific goals including the action required to accomplish each initiative, who is responsible for completing the action, a deadline of when this must be completed and the status of completion. For example, one goal under the Administration priority of Management Systems is to complete the CA-CP Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory. The action required to complete this initiative is annual data collection and calculation. The Applied Research Center is responsible for completing this initiative and the deadline is 9/15 of every year. The status is ongoing.

The website URL where more information about the sustainability plan is available:
The year the plan was developed or last updated:

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