January Sustainability Council Meeting

Sustainability Council

 AGENDA

 The Council will meet Wednesday, January 28, 2014 at 3:00-4:00

UC 260

 

Announcements

  1. Spring Meeting Schedule
  2. L&S Diversity Forum – Sustainability, Diversity and Environmental Justice (Fall 2015)
  3. Public Lands Symposium – (Fall 2015)
  4. Sustainability Book Club – (Spring2015)
  5. Honors Common Read (Spring 2016)

 

Reports – Ongoing Initiatives

1.Budget Requests

Chancellor approval and budget transfers

Wes’s new student assistant

  1. Student Sustainability Fund – Bike Share
  2. STARS – Academic Update

AC-7 Incentives for Developing Courses

AC-8 Campus as a Living Laboratory

Proposals (Future Projects)

  1. Savannah Project Reboot

Summer seminar: Campus as a living lab?

Upcoming Meetings

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

2015-2016 budget discussion

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

2015-2016 budget approval

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

2014-2015 annual report review

2015-2016 goal setting

 

All meetings are from 3:00 to 4:00 in the UC

November Council Meeting – Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 3:00-4:00

 AGENDA

The Council will meet WEDNESDAY, November 12, 2014 at 3:00-4:00

UC 264

 

  1. STARS 2.0 – Update (Wes and Josh)

–       Status

–       Project management

–       Completion date

–       Resource needs

2.   Student Sustainability Fund Proposal: Bike Share Program – Sarah Bregant

3.   11/13/14 update for Chancellor – Josh

–                Report from AY 2013-2014

–                Student Sustainability Fund

–                STARS progress and target date

–                Budget

–                Request to formalize hiring, goal setting, and reporting

4.  Sustainability Studies Minor – Josh

 

Next Meeting  – Friday, December 12, 2014, 3:00-4:15

 

The Council will meet WEDNESDAY, September 24, 2014 at 3:30-4:30 UC 268


AGENDA

 The Council will meet WEDNESDAY, September 24, 2014 at 3:30-4:30

UC 268

  1. STARS Update
    1. Items Completed, In-Progress, and Yet-to-be-Started
    2. Call for assistance
    3. Timeline for completion
    4. STARS’s relation to Comprehensive Sustainability Plan 1.0
  2. Budget Review
  3. Student Sustainability Fund

 

Preliminary Agenda

                  2014-15 Budget Approval

May Sustainability Council Meeting – Wednesday, May 7 from 3:00 PM-4:30 PM in UC 268


AGENDA

The Council will meet WEDNESDAY, May 7, 2014 from 3:00 to 4:30

UC 260

  1. Announcements
    1. Website update (Wes) http://www.uww.edu/sustainability/ 
    2. STARS Update
    3. 2014-2015 council meeting schedule 2014-15 meeting schedule
  2. Student Sustainability Fund
    1. Projects and disbursement update
    2. Garden Grant – Tier II Grant Review Garden Proposal
    3. Free Air! – Tier II Grant Review Air Compressor Proposal
  3. Discussion – Student Sustainability Award
  4. Sustainability Council and Faculty Sustainability Fellow 2013-2014 Annual Report draft review annual report 2013-2014
  5. Goals for 2014-2015 – Sustainability Council Mini Stay-treat?

Council Meeting – Friday, March 7, Noon-1:00, UC 268

Agenda

March 7, 2014

 

Announcements

Sustainability Council Blog is live!

 Update: Student Sustainability Fund  (Alex)

Call for committee members Sustainability Fund Review Committee – Meets once per month (Friday noon? 3/14, 4/11, 5/9) to :

hear proposal presentations
approve Tier One  and Tier Two grants and Feasibility Study Grants
provide revision help and mentorship for denied grants
preview Tier Three Grants and make recommendations to Sustainability Council for approval.
Ex officio members: Josh, Wes, Alex

Project brainstorming for projects awaiting a student sponsor

Marketing and dissemination

 Discussion: Student Sustainability Learning Outcomes (Sustainability LEAP Team):

 “What would you like UWW grads to know and do about sustainability?”

Review of Student Sustainability Learning Outcomes Draft SSLOs

Faculty list for Savanna Project reboot invitations

 Discussion: Campus Master Plan Sustainability Listening Session(February 11) recap and future strategy

Discussion: WSG letter – WSG Resolution Sustainability Letter Revised WSG Sustainability Letter