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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 Silver
Overall Score 56.88
Liaison Dedee DeLongpre Johnston
Submission Date June 3, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Wake Forest University
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Dedee DeLongpre Johnston
Chief Sustainability Officer
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have an ongoing incentives program or programs that meet the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

A brief description of the program(s), including positive outcomes during the previous three years:

The Center for Energy, Environment, and Sustainability, in partnership with the Office of Sustainability, hosts an annual sustainability-across-the-curriculum workshop called the Magnolias Project. An average of 11 faculty have participated in each of the first four years of the workshop, resulting in nearly 40 additional courses with sustainability-related or focused courses across the college and professional schools.


A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:

Faculty participants receive a stipend for participating in the two-day workshop and a second stipend for integrating sustainability themes into a course and sharing the revised syllabus on the project's webpage.


The website URL where information about the incentive program(s) 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.