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Bryn Mawr College

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With the publication of the College Sustainability Report Card 2010, more than 1,100 school survey responses from over 300 institutions are now available online. In total, these surveys offer more than 10,000 pages of data collected from colleges and universities during the summer of 2009 . To access surveys from other schools, go to the  surveys section  of the website. To see grades, or to access additional surveys submitted by this school, please click the "Back to Report Card" link at the beginning or end of the survey.

 

Name: Emily Reuman
Position (in student organization): President, Greens Representative to BM President's Sustainability Committee, Head Recycling Committee
Date survey submitted: 6/9/2009

STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS
1) Please describe the student-run campus environmental/sustainability organization in which you have a leadership role.
Name of organization: BMC Greens
Number of active members: 40
Website: http://greens.blogs.brynmawr.edu/
Date of last meeting: May 6th
Frequency of meetings: general meetings weekly, board meetings bi-weekly
Key issues addressed and programs implemented since August 2008: (please see attached document)
Progress made on each issue/program since August 2008: (please see attached document)

SUSTAINABILITY CHALLENGES AND COMPETITIONS
2) Does your group organize any sustainability challenges/competitions for your campus and/or with other colleges?
[  ]  No
[ X ]  Yes. Please list details for each competition.
#1 - Name of competition: Energy Diet
Year initiated: unsure, at least three years ago
Frequency of competition: Annual, for one month
Participants: all dorms
Incentives: $300 to winning dorm
Goal of competition: Dorms compete to reduce the most for one month
Percent of energy/water/waste reduced: 13.5% dorm energy campus-wide
Lasting effects of competition: teach students ways to reduce and importance of reduction
Website: http://greens.blogs.brynmawr.edu/   (publicized through posters, emails, facebook, etc)

SUSTAINABILITY IN STUDENT GOVERNMENT
3) Does your student government include a specific position or committee dedicated to campus sustainability issues?
[  ]  No
[ X]  Yes. Please describe:

Fair Food Committee- deals with purchasing and providing sustainably produced food, raising student awareness
Recycling Committee- Dorm Representatives from each dorm, coordinate recycling in dorms

OTHER ACTIVITIES
4) Please describe any additional campus sustainability activities or projects that you or your group has initiated at your school:   see attached, President's Sustainability Committee

5) Please list and briefly describe any other student-run organizations related to campus sustainability at your school, and provide URLs if available (e.g., student groups; student government committees; student-run food co-ops, gardens/farms, bike co-ops) and provide contact information of the student leaders, if possible:  Fair Food Committee, Vegetable Garden ( skallen@brynmawr.edu ), Outdoors Club, Recycling Committee (part of Self Governance Association http://sga.blogs.brynmawr.edu/ ), Student Landscaping Committee (part of Self Governance Association http://sga.blogs.brynmawr.edu/ )


Questions 6 is for informational purposes only; your response will NOT be included in the Report Card evaluation process.

6) Please list any regional or national networks with which your group is affiliated (e.g., Energy Action Coalition/Campus Climate Challenge, Sierra Student Coalition, a state PIRG, a state student sustainability coalition): Campus Climate Challenge

 

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