|Liaison||Dorothea Von Herder|
|Submission Date||Aug. 18, 2011|
PAE-24: Sustainability Policy Advocacy
Has the institution advocated for federal, state, and/or local public policies that support campus sustainability or that otherwise advance sustainability?:
A brief description of how the institution engages in public policy advocacy for sustainability, including the issues, bills, and ordinances for or against which the institution has advocated:
Via the Environmental Studies department, Wellesley College provided funding for registration and transportation to PowerShift to Environmental studies majors and other interested students. The goal of attending PowerShift is to train student leaders through workshops designed to teach and foster leadership skills that can be applied on college campuses and further developed through experience.
The website URL where information about the institution’s advocacy efforts are available:
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