April 21, 2021
News of the Week
ISCN Announces 2021 Award Winners
The International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) recently announced the 2021 Excellence Award winners, which seek to recognize sustainable campus projects that demonstrate leadership, creativity, effectiveness and outstanding performance. Covenant University won the award for Whole Systems Approach; University of Leeds received the award in the Partnerships for Progress category, and National University of Singapore was selected for the award in Cultural Change for Sustainability.
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U Albany to Complete 1.8 MW Photovoltaic Array
Bucknell U to Install 1.6 MW Solar Array
Northwestern U & U Chicago Receive EPA Energy Star Award
Georgetown U to Bolster Energy Efficiency Through Partnership
Central Wyoming College Adds Air Purification Technology
U Wisconsin Oshkosh Building Earns LEED Silver
U Michigan Installs Solar Charging Tables
Planning & Administration
U Virginia Health System Hires Inaugural Diversity Officer
Virtual AASHE Workshop: Facilitation for Organizational Change
This three-hour Facilitation for Organizational Change Workshop, taking place May 6, teaches sustainability professionals about effective meeting facilitation with fun, hands-on activities. The deadline to register is May 6 at noon.
Call for Authors: Racial Equity & Social Justice Anthology
AASHE is seeking new authors to write original pieces on how racial equity, social justice and sustainability are all interconnected. No Sustainability Without Justice: An Anthology on Racial Equity and Social Justice is a living compilation of essays written by members of the higher education community that demonstrate how racial equity, social equity, diversity and inclusion are integral components to sustainability and are particularly relevant for those working within higher education. Expressions of interest are requested by May 10.
2021 AASHE Sustainability Awards: Call for Submissions
AASHE will give 12 awards across five categories to those at the forefront of higher education sustainability. The award categories recognize sustainability achievements by individuals and institutions as well as meaningful research on campus sustainability. Submissions and nominations are due on May 21.
Earth Day Photo Opportunity
In honor of Earth Day (April 22), AASHE is seeking pictures depicting sustainability in action, whether that is cleaning up a local river, planting trees, starting a compost bin or something else. Pictures shared on Twitter using @AASHENews may be retweeted, and pictures submitted to the Campus Sustainability Hub by April 30 may be included in a future blog post.
Getting to Green: The Business Office Role in Achieving STARS Success
April 23, 2021 (1:00 p.m. Eastern) – Online
USGBC + Higher Education: Strategies for Transformation
April 28, 2021 (3:00 p.m. Eastern) – Online
2021 Sustainability Change Leaders Retreat
June 21, 2021 – June 24, 2021 – Online
Jobs & Internships
University of Vermont
Hawaii Preparatory Academy
Green Practices & Sustainability Manager
Carnegie Mellon University
Sustainability Program Manager
Arizona State University
Sustainability Project Manager
University of Mississippi
University of Nebraska Medical Center
EcoLeader Community Research Fellow
Zero Waste & Plastic Pollution Fellow
National Wildlife Federation
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