Intern Applications Now Accepted

Join the AASHE team as an intern to assist with STARS submission reviews and updating the Campus Sustainability Resources Hub!

AASHE Sustainability Awards Now Open

The AASHE Sustainability Awards recognize sustainability achievements, research advancements and student leadership at higher education institutions. Since 2006, AASHE has recognized 111 campuses and individuals through this esteemed program. AASHE is accepting now submissions and nominations for the following awards: Campus Sustainability Achievement Award Campus Sustainability Research Award Student Sustainability Leadership Award Lifetime Achievement Award […]

AASHE Supports the Green New Deal Resolution

For several weeks now, there have been a lot of discussions about a Green New Deal Resolution. Those discussions evolved into an outline for the Joint Resolution for a Green New Deal, introduced by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Ed Markey, that addresses the climate crisis. In order to make this deal a reality, more […]

AASHE Supports Climate Change Education Act

U.S. Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts and his office is working on the reintroduction of the Climate Change Education Act in the Senate. Previously introduced in 2018, the contents of this bill are not anticipated to change. U.S. Representative for Michigan’s 12th congressional district Debbie Dingell is leading the House of Representatives for a reintroduction. […]

Attend Environmental Advocacy Day on Feb. 20

We are proud to support Environmental Advocacy Day on February 20 where advocates from throughout the US will join together on Capitol Hill to meet with the 116th US Congress asking them to join the movement for a more sustainable future for all. Supported by the North American Association for Environmental Education and others, this […]

AASHE Partners with Recyclemania to Boost Campus Recycling

We are proud to announce our partnership with Recyclemania 2019 to boost recycling efforts and keep trash out of the environment. RecycleMania is the only competition dedicated to improving recycling and waste reduction efforts at colleges and universities. For 8 weeks each spring, hundreds of schools rally the campus to “up their game” by recycling, […]