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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.

Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Ryan Buchholdt
Submission Date Aug. 12, 2015
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STARS v2.0

University of Alaska Anchorage
EN-8: Staff Professional Development

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Steve Hinds
Director of Corporate and Professional Development
Economic Development, Business Enterprise Institute
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Does the institution make available training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability to all staff at least once per year?:
Yes

A brief description of the sustainability trainings and professional development opportunities available to staff :

Docusign- electronic signature technology and Digital Transaction Management services for facilitating electronic exchanges of contracts and signed documents.

Organic Gardening- showing that gardening without synthetic fertilizers and pesticides is possible in Alaska.

Meet the Greenhouse tour- A tour of the campus greenhouse which fills planters and garden beds all over campus with a colorful array of flowers, vegetables, herbs and trees nursed in the Facilities greenhouse. Artichokes, amaranthus, cucumbers; begonia, hibiscus, horseradish; red oak, cabbage and dusty miller: these are but a few of the plants you’ll be able to find on campus.

There are over 50 workshops available during Staff Development Day


The percentage of staff that participated in training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability during the previous year:
22

The website URL where information about staff training opportunities in sustainability is available:

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.