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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 Cynthia Klein-Banai
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2011
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University of Illinois at Chicago
Tier2-3: Farmers' Market

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Complete Expired Cynthia Klein-Banai
Associate Chancellor for Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution host a farmers' market for the community?:
Yes

A brief description of the farmers’ market:

On Tuesday, June 29th, UIC's Jane Addams Hull-House and the Office of Sustainability hosted the university's first farmers' market for the community. This will be a first in a series of Farmer's Market days that will take place every Tuesday through the end of October. They are partnering with a variety of farmers and vendors to support sustainable farming and agriculture and locally grown produce.


The website URL where information about the market is available:

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