|Submission Date||June 15, 2017|
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Director of Sustainability
Facilities l Architect l Safety l Technology
The Cleveland State University sustainability website shares information on energy, recycling, green building and renovations, curriculum, events, student groups, and more.
The website is currently being completely redesigned.
The Office of Sustainability sends newsletters to faculty, staff and students exploring campus sustainability topics such as energy saving, paper consumption and recycling.
CSU has created a BeGreenCLEstate Instagram account to share images of campus sustainability initiatives and events. A feature of the new website (currently under development) will allow photos from the CSU community to appear in a dynamic display.
Campus publications covering sustainability include the Cauldron, the Cleveland Stater and the Vindicator. Links to relevant articles are included below.
CSU appoints new sustainability director
Cleveland State recognized by EPA as Green Power Partner
Cleveland State participates in climate action agreement
Engineering Students Compete to Help the Environment
We're Screwed and It's Our Fault
Signage and plaques are developed for LEED certified buildings to indicate LEED designation and share information about building features.
As CSU's dining and catering provider, Chartwells is committed to fostering and promoting sustainable business principles to clients and customers. Programs include the necessary information to encourage informed choices on both the food we consume, and the ways we interact with the natural environment.
Chartwells provides signage and/or brochures on sustainability initiatives in four key areas:
Minimize our impact on the environment with primary focus on REDUCTION. Our approach is to bring awareness and education and implement the best practices viable for waste management, water conservation, energy efficiency, and pollution control.
Encourage responsible and sustainable practices in our supply chains. Our purchasing initiatives provide food choices which celebrate flavor, affirm cultural traditions and support local communities. This includes local purchasing, fair trade coffee and sustainable seafood programs.
Chartwells in the Community
Support and encourage charitable initiatives and community reinvestment with associates and partners corporately and locally where we do business.
Nutrition & Wellness
Provide programs and education that foster and promote healthful, productive workplaces and communities for the benefit of our associates and guests. Program includes Balanced Choices, our healthy lifestyles nutrition program, and healthy work place reward and development program.
The Department of Student Life offers a GUIDE TO COMMUTER SERVICES FOR TRANSPORTATION & PARKING.
The site directs users to information on the UPASS system, Zipcars and bicycle racks along with other parking services information.
Bicycle parking options are outlined at https://www.csuohio.edu/parking/motorcyclebicycle-parking.
CSU media regularly includes sustainability content in blogs and media releases.
CSU NAMES JENNIFER MCMILLIN NEW DIRECTOR OF SUSTAINABILITY
CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY CONTINUES COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABILITY
CSU JOINS 170 COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES IN CALLING FOR ACTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE
OHIO LEAN BUILDINGS PROGRAM SEEKS TO MAKE REGION GREENER
CSU RECEIVES GREEN POWER PARTNER DESIGNATION FROM U.S. EPA
CSU to add batteries and cellphones to recycling program with $3,000 grant
NEW GRANT WILL FUND MICROGRID PLANNING STUDY
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE
staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.