AASHE has partnered with Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS), to offer STARS to ACTS members.
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11 winners were announced as part of the 2018 AASHE Sustainability Award program. These winners were selected from more than 300 submissions. 2018 also marks the first year a Lifetime Achievement Award was presented.
The 2018 AASHE Conference & expo kicks off on Oct. 2 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where attendees will explore this year’s theme, “Global Goals: Rising to the Challenge.”
The Sustainable Campus Index highlights the most sustainable colleges and universities in 17 impact areas and overall by institution type, as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS).
The Turning the Page on Campus Paper Use program will focus specifically on campaigns to reduce the number of personal desktop printers, which AASHE and Root Solutions have identified as a high impact strategy for reducing costs and paper use.
The AASHE Sustainability Awards recognize sustainability achievements, research advancements and student leadership. Across the 10 categories in 2018, 34 finalists were chosen from nearly 300 submissions.
We recently released the full schedule for the 2018 AASHE Conference & Expo that explores the theme, “Global Goals: Rising to the Challenge,” and features an advance track workshops, tours, a film festival and more!
Dr. Akpezi Ogbuigwe, the former Head of Environmental Education and Training at the United Nations Environment Programme, and Dr. Paul Shrivastava, the Chief Sustainability Officer and Professor at Penn State University, will by the 2018 AASHE Conference & Expo keynote speakers.
Learn about why AASHE opted to move to an all-vegetarian menu starting in 2017 leading to happier attendees and an increase in social media engagement.
SustainUS Executive Coordinator Garrett Blad is the AASHE 2018 Student Summit keynote speaker. As a climate advocate, organizer and community-builder, Garrett will bring his experience and ability to corral the millennial generation to shape our future to several hundred students during this all-day event.