Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.18
Liaison Allen Bottorff
Submission Date Oct. 8, 2012
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

Valencia College
ER-T2-1: Student Group

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Deborah Green
Director of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have an active student group focused on sustainability?:

The name and a brief description of each student group:
Valencia College has two Student Groups related to Sustainability: the West Campus Horticulture Club and the Valencia Environmental Student Association on East Campus.

List up to 4 notable recent activities or accomplishments of student group(s):
The clubs from both East and West campuses participated in the 1) Tree Campus USA Planting Event, 2) helped organize Earth Day events on their respective campuses, and 3) took Field Trips to state parks. West Campus Horticulture Club 4) volunteered at the Orlando Wetlands Park Festival and 5) will be planting a butterfly garden planting event for the USGBC LEED for Schools Green Apple Day of Service on Sept 29. Valencia Volunteers 6) held a Leadership Academy volunteer day in which they removed invasive plants around Lake Pamela.

List other student groups that address sustainability:
Valencia Volunteers, Student Government

The website URL where information about student group(s) is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.