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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

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Bentley University
Updates to initiatives
Goal 4
2015
Alliance for Ethics and Social Responsibility
2015
American College and University Presidents' Climate Commitment
2015
SIP/COP (Sharing information on Progress) (PRME, UNGC)
Staff / Technical expertise
Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development

SMART
This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Updates
#SDGAction228
Basic information
Time-frame: 2012 - 2015
Partners
Bentley University
Countries
Contact information
Gloria Larson, President, glarson@bentley.edu
United Nations