Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.53
Liaison Dedee DeLongpre Johnston
Submission Date July 27, 2018
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STARS v2.1

Wake Forest University
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Dedee DeLongpre Johnston
Chief Sustainability Officer
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have an ongoing program or programs that offer incentives for faculty in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses?:

A brief description of the program(s), including positive outcomes during the previous three years (e.g. descriptions of new courses or course content resulting from the program):

The Center for Energy, Environment, and Sustainability, in partnership with the Office of Sustainability, hosts an annual sustainability-across-the-curriculum workshop called the Magnolias Project. An average of 12 faculty have participated in each of the first seven years of the workshop, resulting in over 80 faculty designing courses with sustainability-related or focused courses across the college and professional schools.

A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:

Faculty participants receive a stipend for participating in the two-day workshop and for sharing a revised syllabus demonstrating the integration of sustainability themes into one or more courses.

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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