|Submission Date||Feb. 19, 2019|
Weber State University
EN-11: Inter-Campus Collaboration
|2.50 / 3.00||
SPARC Director, Professor
Is the institution an active member of a national or international sustainability network?:
The name of the national or international sustainability network(s):
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
Is the institution an active member of a regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network?:
The name of the regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network(s):
The Utah Climate Action Network (State)
Ogden Civic Action Network (Local)
Has the institution presented at a sustainability conference during the previous year? :
A list or brief description of the conference(s) and presentation(s):
The Intermountain Sustainability Summit: The Intermountain Sustainability Summit is an annual benchmark event where sustainability professionals from business, non-profits, government, and education come together, along with the next generation of leaders, to learn, share, network and build momentum as we work to improve our communities, environment and economy. Faculty and staff from Weber State have presented. In the last year, Dan Bedford presented a Climate Communications workshop. Justin Owen and Jacob Cain presented a professional workshop on financing energy efficiency programs for professionals.
Has the institution submitted a case study during the previous year to a sustainability awards program that is inclusive of multiple campuses? :
A list or brief description of the awards program(s) and submission(s):
For 2017, Envision Utah awarded WSU the "Your Utah, Your Future" award for its 2016 "Drive Electric - Northern Utah" program, conducted in partnership with Utah State University and Utah Clean Energy.
Has the institution had staff, students or faculty serving on a board or committee of a sustainability network or conference during the previous three years? :
A list or brief description of the board or committee appointment(s):
Director of Sustainability Practices and Research Center sat as a proposal reviewer for the AASHE National Conference 2018.
Weber State University staff worked in collaboration with University of Utah, Salt Lake Community College, and Utah State University to host the Higher Education Forum at the 2017 lntermountain Sustainability Summit.
Does the institution have an ongoing mentoring relationship with another institution through which it assists the institution with its sustainability reporting and/or the development of its sustainability program?:
A brief description of the mentoring relationship and activities:
Has the institution had staff, faculty, or students serving as peer reviewers of another institution’s sustainability data (e.g. GHG emissions or course inventory) and/or STARS submission during the previous three years?:
A brief description of the peer review activities:
Has the institution participated in other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year, e.g. joint planning or resource sharing with other institutions? :
A brief description of other collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year:
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support 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 and complete the Data Inquiry Form.