AASHE Bulletin 10/27/21 edition

October 27, 2021
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News of the Week

Princeton Review Releases Guide to 2022 Green Colleges
The Princeton Review recently released its 12th annual Guide to Green Colleges, profiling 420 universities and colleges with a commitment to sustainability. Of the 420 schools selected for the guide, 391 are in the U.S., 26 in Canada, one in Ecuador, one in Egypt, and one in Greece. Twenty-seven of the 420 schools earned a green rating score of 99 (the highest possible score).
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U New Hampshire Renews STARS Platinum
The university’s STARS Platinum rating was first achieved in 2018 and renewed in mid-October 2021. Points of distinction include weaving sustainability across the university’s strategic framework, peer-to-peer sustainability learning programs, and sustainable investing and governance.
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U Michigan Flint Partners With City on Climate Change Planning
U North Carolina Greensboro Nursing & Instructional Building Earns LEED Gold
Planning & Administration
Reed College to Divest From Fossil Fuels
U Massachusetts Chan Medical School Releases Sustainability & Climate Action Plan
U San Diego Aligns Investment Policy With Laudato Si’
Loyola U Chicago Adopts Sustainable Investment Policy
Auburn U Increases Minimum Wage
Oklahoma State U Earns STARS Silver
U Quebec Montreal Achieves STARS Silver
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COP26 Educators’ Commitment to Climate Action
Led by SOS-UK, this pledge invites teachers and educators, as well as education managers/leaders, to commit to embed climate and ecological learning in education.
AASHE Member Discount:10% Off Reusable To-Go Containers
AASHE members can receive a 10 percent discount on Preserve 2 Go reusable to-go containers. This discount expires Dec. 31.
New Resources
Education for Sustainable Development in Foreign Language Learning
Showcasing a variety of approaches to using content-based instruction in college-level courses, this book utilizes the UNESCO Education for Sustainable Development framework to illustrate successful integration of sustainability education in post-secondary foreign language learning. Chapters draw on case studies from colleges throughout the U.S. and consider theoretical and practical concerns relating to models of sustainability-based teaching and learning.
AASHE Webinar: Solve Climate Worldwide Teach-in: Engage 1 Million Students
Oct. 27, 2021 (3 – 4:00 p.m. Eastern) – Online
Engaging Your Campus in the 2022 Campus Race to Zero Waste Competition
Oct. 28, 2021 (1:00 p.m. Eastern) – Online
Academia’s Role in Advancing Conservation & Biodiversity to Address Climate Change & Human Health
Nov. 1, 2021 (1:00 p.m. Eastern) – Online
AASHE Webinar: Climate Solutions 101: Curricula That Inform Conversations & Inspire Action on Climate Solutions
Nov. 10, 2021 (3 – 4:00 p.m. Eastern) – Online
AASHE Workshop: Just Sustainability: Curious Conversations About Equity and Sustainability
Nov. 11, 2021 (2 – 5:00 p.m. Eastern) – Online
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Jobs & Internships
Sustainability Assistant Director
Susquehanna University
Sustainability Coordinator
Reed College
Waste Reduction & Recycling Program Manager
Penn State
Geography & Environmental Sustainability Professors
The University of Oklahoma
Fashion Sustainability Professor
California State University Sacramento