|Submission Date||Aug. 24, 2016|
Warren Wilson College
PA-1: Sustainability Coordination
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Does the institution have at least one sustainability committee, office, and/or officer that focuses on sustainability broadly and covers the entire institution?:
A brief description of the activities and substantive accomplishments of the committee(s), office(s), and/or officer(s) during the previous three years:
Environmental Justice Crew, renamed Environmental and Social Justice Crew effective fall 2015.
The EJC/ESJC maintains a steady stream of on- and off-campus student-focused programming. The crew hosts speakers addressing a range of environmental and social justice issues. It also runs workshops on such things as "street medic" and "know your rights" training. The EJC/ESJC also organizes programming off campus, such as taking students to Washington, D.C. and to Raleigh, NC for relevant events. The Crew is looked to to help organize and effect a range of programming within its topic areas.
Does the institution have at least one sustainability committee?:
The charter or mission statement of the committee(s) or a brief description of each committee's purview and activities:
Members of each committee, including affiliations and role (e.g. staff, student, or faculty):
The website URL where information about the sustainability committee(s) is available:
Does the institution have at least one sustainability office that includes more than 1 full-time equivalent (FTE) employee?:
A brief description of each sustainability office:
The mission of the Environmental Leadership Center of Warren Wilson College is to raise awareness of local, national, and global environmetnal realities and to inspire caring citizens -- especially our youth -- to reflect, to communicate and to act as responsible caretakers of the earth.
Full-time equivalent (FTE) of people employed in the sustainability office(s):
The website URL where information about the sustainability office(s) is available:
Does the institution have at least one sustainability officer?:
Name and title of each sustainability officer:
A brief description of each sustainability officer position:
The Executive Director of the Environmental Leadership Center provides the leadership for the ELC mission. The Executive Director is responsible for insuring that all programs of the ELC deliver the mission and serve the educational objectives of the College. This position oversees ELC community outreach and education.
The website URL where information about the sustainability officer(s) is available:
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