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STARS: Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, & Rating System

UW-La Crosse enrolled into the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating Systemâ„¢(STARS) program at the end of Fall 2013. STARS is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance. Enrollment in the program is intended to:

  • Provide a framework for understanding sustainability in all sectors of higher education.
  • Enable meaningful comparisons over time and across institutions using a common set of measurements developed with broad participation from the campus sustainability community.
  • Create incentives for continual improvement toward sustainability.
  • Facilitate information sharing about higher education sustainability practices and performance.
  • Build a stronger, more diverse campus sustainability community.

Question's about the STARS program at UW-La Crosse can be directed to:

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Kelly NowickiProfile
Associate Lecturer
418J Wimberly Hall
Specialty area(s): Small business & Entrepreneurship; Business SustainabilityOffice hours:
Fall of 2015: Tuesdays 10:30 -12:15, Thursdays 9-12:15 and by appointment