Last Updated: Dec 4, 2013
- American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment
"A high-visibility effort to address global warming by garnering institutional commitments to neutralize greenhouse gas emissions, and to accelerate the research and educational efforts of higher education to equip society to re-stabilize the climate."
- Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
"AASHE is an association of colleges and universities working to create a sustainable future by making sustainable practices mainstream within higher education and facilitating the integration of sustainability into teaching, research, and operations."
- Association of University Leaders for a Sustainable Future
"...supports sustainability as a critical focus of teaching, research, operations and outreach at colleges and universities worldwide through publications, research, and assessment."
- Campus Ecology: National Wildlife Federation
"The National Wildlife Federation's Campus Ecology® program promotes climate leadership and sustainability among colleges and universities by providing resources and technical support, creating networking opportunities and organizing education events."
- Clinton Global Initiative University
"a growing community of young leaders who don't just discuss the world's challenges -- they take real, concrete steps toward solving them."
- The College Sustainability Report Card
"...identify colleges and universities that are leading by example in their commitment to sustainability... to provide accessible information for schools to learn from one another's experiences, enabling them to establish more effective policies."
- International Sustainable Campus Network
ISCN provides a global forum to support leading colleges, universities, and corporate campuses in the exchange of information, ideas, and best practices for achieving sustainable campus operations and integrating sustainability in research and teaching.
- Publications on Campus Sustainability
A bibliography of publications on sustainability.
- Second Nature: Education for Sustainability
"Second Nature’s mission is to accelerate movement toward a sustainable future by serving and supporting senior college and university leaders in making healthy, just, and sustainable living the foundation of all learning and practice in higher educatio
- Sierra Student Coalition
A network of high school and college-aged youth from across the country working to protect the environment.
- Slow Food on Campus
"Run by student members, Slow Food on Campus chapters engage their community and the next generation of Slow Food leaders in creating a good, clean, and fair food system."
- U.S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development: Higher Education
The US Partnership's vision is to have "sustainable development fully integrated into education and learning in the United States."
Try these databases to find articles about sustainability.