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Fordham University .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform
Information
  • Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Topic: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Bronx, United States (The)
  • Date of completion: 2015
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Deliverables & Resources
Action network
  • This voluntary initiative came from Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
Dean
Signatory/Dean
Stephen Freedman, Provost
Fordham University

Partner(s)

Fordham University

Description/achievement of initiative

Undergraduate minor in sustainability (Success measured by number of students)
Advanced graduate certificate in Conservation Biology (Success measured by number of students)
Participation in RecycleMania (success by tons of materials recycled)
Goal of LEED silver certification for new building at Lincoln Center campus
Fordham Urban Sustainability and Ecosystems includes a Comunity Supported Agriculture Project, St. Rose's (organic) Garden, and research on urban rooftops gardens (green roofs)

Implementation methodologies

Through continued projects already underway.

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
Fordham Urban Sustainability and Ecosystems 2015
RecycleMania 2015
Resources
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development
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