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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

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Liaison Preston Jacobsen
Submission Date April 7, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Haywood Community College
Tier2-6: Sustainability Events

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Complete Expired Preston Jacobsen
Sustainability Technician
Academic Services and Work Force Development
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Does the institution hold major events related to sustainability, such as conferences, speaker series, or symposia, that have students as the intended audience?:
Yes

A brief description of the event(s):

Sustainable EXPO’s
a. Earth Day/Green Business Expo
i. 3rd annual (April 22, 2010)
ii. Learn about the local environment as well as local green business

b. Green Business Owners Forum
i. Info about the green market, green practices, and the advantages and disadvantages of going green

c. ABC’s of Energy Audit
i. Awareness and implementation to reduce energy use (up to 30%)
ii.Info on rebates and tax credits for going green pertaining to energy use

d. Sustainable Development for Restaurants and more
i. Info on green markets, how to becomes sustainable and maintain those sustainable practices

e. Farm Tourism
i. Workshop in partnership with the Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project


The website URL where information about the event(s) are available:

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