Bentley University
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  • Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Topic: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Waltham, United States (The)
  • Date of completion: 2015
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  • This voluntary initiative came from Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
Gloria Larson, President
Deliverable Date
American College and University Presidents' Climate Commitment 2015
Alliance for Ethics and Social Responsibility 2015
SIP/COP (Sharing information on Progress) (PRME, UNGC) 2015
Resources devoted to implementation
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development
Bentley University
Description/achievement of initiative
- As a reporting member of the UNGC and the PRME initiative, Bentley will continue to file a Sharing Information on Progress report and share the report with our stakeholders
- A sustainable practice theme has been and will continue to be incorporated into our Global Business Ethics Symposium series
- A new major is being launched in our undergraduate program on Sustainability Science
- Professors Rick Oches and David Szymanski will be offering a second workshop during summer 2012 focused on integrating sustainability in courses across the curriculum
Implementation methodologies
- Sustainable practice will continue to be a focus of our Alliance for Ethics and Social Responsibility
- In general, continue to work toward our commitment to reduce Bentley's carbon footprint through the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment

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