• Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
  • Primary SD area: Education
  • Keywords: education
  • Location: Bronx, United States (The)
  • Date of completion: 1 Jan 2000
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Deliverables & Resources
Higher Education Sustainability Initiative - Fordham University

Organization(s) making commitment

Fordham University

Achievement of Commitment

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)

How this will be achieved

Through continued projects already underway.

Deliverable Date
Fordham Urban Sustainability and Ecosystems 2015
RecycleMania 2015

Resources devoted to delivery
Type Details
Staff / Technical expertise Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development
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