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#HSHE16 recognized as green event

Several University of Hawaiʻi students led by UH System Student Sustainability Coordinator Kristen Jamieson with support from Nicole Chatterson of KUPU RISE were recognized at the 2016 Hawaiʻi Green Business Program Awards for their work producing the 4th Annual Hawaiʻi … Continue reading

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2016 University of Hawaiʻi President’s Green Initiative Awards announced

The first winners of the University of Hawaiʻi President’s Green Initiative Awards were honored in a ceremony on Friday, March 11 at the East-West Center as part of the fourth Hawaiʻi Sustainability in Higher Education Summit. Full story here.

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MM1U: Systemwide focused inquiry

The UH Office of Sustainability invites you to participate in “Many Minds, One University” (MM1U). What could we accomplish if we were to focus our collective effort and resources to answering ONE essential question of Sustainability:  How can we accomplish our state’s … Continue reading

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2013 Sustainability Summit

Save the date!  The 1st Annual Hawaii Sustainability in Higher Education Summit will occur on April 11 & 12, 2013.  For more details, see: http://www.hawaii.edu/sustainability/2013-summit/

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Fall 2012 Planning Session Outcomes: Draft Policy Framework, Organizational Structure, Workshop

1. Draft UH System Sustainability Policy Framework Table of Contents Mission Definitions Statement of Sustainability Policy Policy (1-2 pages) Summary of Key metrics (1 page) Areas of Focus (see sub-headings for each area below)* 6.1.  Innovation 6.2.  Operations 6.3.  Education … Continue reading

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Summary of 2012 System-wide Sustainability Planning Workshop

Overview On November 27th and 28th, 2012, twenty five UH sustainability leaders representing almost all of the University of Hawaii campuses came together for an intense, facilitated, meeting to discuss system-wide sustainability for the University of Hawai`i.  The meeting was … Continue reading

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Maui College offers degree in Sustainable Science Management

The Sustainable Science Management (SSM) program at University of Hawaii Maui College, leading to a baccalaureate degree, offers options to students seeking employment in the field of Sustainability which includes positions such as: sustainability coordinator, sustainability specialist, environmental scientist. The … Continue reading

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System Sustainability Conference Call Notes now available

The log of minutes from the Fall 2012 System Sustainability Conference Calls is now publicly available here.

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