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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 Jamie Greiner
Submission Date April 27, 2011
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STARS v1.0

University of Mount Union
ER-18: Sustainability Research Incentives

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Martin Horning
Professor
Economics, Accounting and Business Administration
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Does the institution have a program to encourage student sustainability research that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage student research in sustainability:

The University has established the Beeghly Restorative Ecology Fund to support student research for Senior Culminating Experience projects.

In addition, the funds can be used to send students and faculty to the AASHE conference.


The website URL where information about the student research program is available:
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Does the institution have a program to encourage faculty sustainability research that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s program(s) to encourage faculty research in sustainability:

The University has established the Beeghly Restorative Ecology Fund to support faculty doing research on topics of sustainability, primarily in the areas of land restoration and water usage.


The website URL where information about the faculty research program is available:
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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.