Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.14
Liaison Jeff Spoelstra
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2019
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STARS v2.1

Western Michigan University
EN-8: Employee Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.66 / 1.00 Warren Hills
Associate Vice President
Human Resources
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Percentage of new employees (faculty and staff) that are offered orientation and/or outreach and guidance materials that cover sustainability topics:

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation (including how multiple dimensions of sustainability are addressed):

All new employees receive an audio/video presentation and handouts. The video presentation includes an introduction to university sustainability efforts from the Director of Campus Sustainability.

The orientation video was shown for two years of the reporting period, and is being re-developed and will be added back to regular orientation activities. We are only claiming credit for the years that the video was shown.

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

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