FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Andrea Huggins
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
(888)347-9997
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Philadelphia, PA (August 14, 2017) – The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2017 AASHE Sustainability Awards.

Finalists for the Campus Sustainability Achievement Award are:

Finalists for the Campus Sustainability Research Award are:

Finalists for the Student Sustainability Leadership Award are:

“We are excited to recognize these institutions and individuals for their high-impact sustainability projects and pioneering research,” said AASHE Executive Director Meghan Fay Zahniser. “The innovation and leadership demonstrated by these finalists is inspirational.”

Winners will be announced during the opening ceremony at the AASHE Conference & Expo in San Antonio, Texas on Oct. 15. Finalists’ entries will be judged on overall impact, innovation, stakeholder involvement, clarity and other criteria specific to each category.

About the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)  

AASHE empowers higher education administrators, faculty, staff and students to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation. AASHE enables members to translate information into action by offering essential resources and professional development to a diverse, engaged community of sustainability leaders. We work with and for higher education to ensure that our world’s future leaders are motivated and equipped to solve sustainability challenges. For more information, visit www.aashe.org. Follow AASHE on Facebook and Twitter.

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