Our mission: The mission of the Student Sustainability Coalition of Hawaiʻi / Hui Haumāna Mālama Hawaiʻi is to cultivate a system of sustainable learning environments throughout Hawaiʻi.
Our Vision: We envision fully sustainable, green and thriving campuses for a perpetual living connection between these islands and their people.
Our shared values:
Passion / Koni
Members of SSCH are passionate and fueled by a shared mission to see the goals of the coalition actualized effectively, efficiently, and in a fun and engaging manner.
Voice / Leo
SSCH provides a safe space for ideas to be shared, and encourages engagement of diverse perspectives, skills and leadership abilities.
Diversity / ʻAno
SSCH recognizes the skills and talents of its members and encourages that their gifts be shared and grown through actions of leadership.
Accountability / Kuleana
Members share a sense of kuleana as environmental stewards of the islands of Hawaiʻi. SSCH members exhibit leadership and are accountable for their roles.
Place-based / Mālama ʻāina
SSCH seeks placed-based solutions and incorporates indigenous values into its work and solutions.
Cooperation / Laulima
The coalition values cohesion amongst its members, as well as the bridges built within its larger community network.
Social Justice / Kaulike
The coalition incorporates social justice and equality in its definition of sustainability.
2nd Annual HI Sustainability in Higher Education Summit
Over 60 students of SSCH attended the 2nd Annual Hawaiʻi Sustainability in Higher Education Summit. This exciting convergence included the student forum, where students organized around a campaign for the Student Sustainability Fund.
For more information on the Annual Hawaiʻi Sustainability in Higher Education Summit, please click here.
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