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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.

STARS v2.0

Madisonville Community College

Madisonville, KY, US


Rating Score Liaison Submission Date Executive Letter
Expired Expired Brittney Hernandez-Stevenson May 8, 2015 Download
Madisonville is currently has Advanced Integrated Technology programs that focus on sustainability. We are working to continue the advancement and expansion on these programs. A few ways Madisonville integrates sustainability into curriculum include, but not ... read more
Credit Status
Academic Courses Complete
Learning Outcomes Not Pursuing
Undergraduate Program Complete
Graduate Program Not Applicable
Immersive Experience Not Applicable
Sustainability Literacy Assessment Complete
Incentives for Developing Courses Complete
Campus as a Living Laboratory Complete

As a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, Madisonville COmmunity college does not require faculty research in promotion and tenure decisions.

Credit Status
Academic Research Not Applicable
Support for Research Not Applicable
Access to Research Not Applicable
Madisonville provides our students with sustainability learning experiences outside the formal curriculum. We provide co-curricular activities, such as outreach campaigns, sustainability-related events, and student groups. By integrating sustainability into New Student Orientation, our students are ... read more
Credit Status
Student Educators Program Not Pursuing
Student Orientation Complete
Student Life Complete
Outreach Materials and Publications Complete
Outreach Campaign Complete
Employee Educators Program Not Pursuing
Employee Orientation Complete
Staff Professional Development Complete

Madisonville Community College works to publicly engage the campus and community in sustainability initiatives. It is the goal of Madisonville to be leaders in the community for sustainability related efforts.

Credit Status
Community Partnerships Complete
Inter-Campus Collaboration Complete
Continuing Education Complete
Community Service Complete
Community Stakeholder Engagement Not Pursuing
Participation in Public Policy Not Pursuing
Trademark Licensing Complete
Hospital Network Not Applicable

Madisonville Community College is not pursing this area at this time.

Credit Status
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Not Pursuing
Outdoor Air Quality Not Pursuing

Madisonville Community College is not pursing this area at this time.

Credit Status
Building Operations and Maintenance Not Pursuing
Building Design and Construction Not Pursuing
Indoor Air Quality Not Pursuing

As a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, Madisonville Community College does not have formal, on campus dining services as we are a non-residential institution.

Credit Status
Food and Beverage Purchasing Not Applicable
Low Impact Dining Not Applicable

Madisonville continues to adopt policies and practices to conserve energy and use renewable resources reducing the college’s energy consumption. Energy consumption is the largest source of greenhouse gas emissions, which cause global warming.

Credit Status
Building Energy Consumption Complete
Clean and Renewable Energy Complete
Credit Status
Landscape Management Complete
Biodiversity Not Pursuing
Madisonville Community College is committed to not only protecting, but also improving the environment by supporting sustainable practices. The college diverts waste from going to landfills by recycling. Madisonville not only recycles commonly used items ... read more
Credit Status
Waste Minimization Complete
Waste Diversion Complete
Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion Complete
Hazardous Waste Management Complete
Credit Status
Water Use Complete
Rainwater Management Complete
Wastewater Management Complete

Madisonville Community College supports the health and wellbeing of all employees. Madisonville works to provide various activities to promote healthier lifestyles and has also adopted a sustainable wage policy.

Credit Status
Employee Compensation Complete
Assessing Employee Satisfaction Complete
Wellness Program Complete
Workplace Health and Safety Complete

At this time, Madisonville is not pursing this area. Portions of this area are not applicable to Madisonville.

Credit Status
Committee on Investor Responsibility Not Pursuing
Sustainable Investment Not Applicable
Investment Disclosure Not Pursuing
Credit Status
Innovation 1 Not Pursuing
Innovation 2 Not Pursuing
Innovation 3 Not Pursuing
Innovation 4 Not Pursuing

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