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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 Shanna Eller
Submission Date Feb. 20, 2013
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STARS v1.2

University of North Carolina, Greensboro
ER-T2-4: Themed Housing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Trey McDonald
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainability Office
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Does the institution have sustainability-themed housing (residential floor or hall, or theme house) where residents learn about sustainability together and to which residents must apply?:
Yes

A brief description of the themed housing, including name(s) and descriptions of theme(s):

The Live Green special interest community is for students who are passionate about the environment and sustainable living. Live Green was offered for the first time in August 2011, coinciding with the opening of Jefferson Suites, UNCG's first LEED residence hall (certification pending). Residents within the Live Green community participate in a variety of programs and initiatives to promote awareness of sustainability and to foster a cleaner campus environment.

Residents also play active roles in the Campus Garden, Recyclemania, and Landfill on the Lawn. Residents within the community make a conscious effort to conserve energy and water, and sign a sustainable living agreement.


The website URL where information about the themed housing is available:
The total number of residents in themed housing. :
16

Narrative taken from the Live Green webpage.

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.