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The Resource The green campus : meeting the challenge of environmental sustainability, Walter Simpson, editor

The green campus : meeting the challenge of environmental sustainability, Walter Simpson, editor

Label
The green campus : meeting the challenge of environmental sustainability
Title
The green campus
Title remainder
meeting the challenge of environmental sustainability
Statement of responsibility
Walter Simpson, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MYG
Dewey number
378.196
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB3223.3
LC item number
.G74 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Simpson, Walter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Universities and colleges
  • College campuses
Label
The green campus : meeting the challenge of environmental sustainability, Walter Simpson, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Karla Ignite
  • The 800-pound gorilla: the threat and taming of global climate change
  • Jim Hansen
  • Energy and climate change:
  • Going climate neutral: the American college & university presidents climate commitment
  • Judy Walton
  • Organizing an effective campus energy program: lessons from the University at Buffalo
  • Walter Simpson
  • On-site renewables: installing solar, wind, and biomass energy systems on campus
  • Michael Philips, Andrea Putnam, and Walter Simpson
  • Initial thoughts:
  • Buying green power from utilities and other suppliers
  • Michael Philips, Andrea Putnam, and Walter Simpson
  • UC Berkeley's climate commitment
  • Fahmida Ahmed
  • Responding to climate change: making it happen at Middlebury College
  • Jack Byrne and Nan Jenks-Jay
  • Green buildings:
  • Making the case for green building: cataloging the benefits of environmentally responsible design and construction
  • Alex Wilson -- Successful strategies for planning a green building
  • William D. Browning
  • A reflection on green campuses
  • Architecture, ecological design, and education: the creation of the Adam Joseph Lewis Center at Oberlin College
  • David W. Orr
  • Green purchasing and materials:
  • Waste not: a discussion about green purchasing with Rutger's University's Kevin Lyons
  • Karla Hignite with Kevin Lyons
  • Building materials: what makes a product green?
  • Alex Wilson
  • Recycling and waste reduction:
  • Recycle this! A look at campus recycling programs
  • R. Marc Fournier
  • Walter Simpson
  • In pursuit of recycling excellence at the University of Oregon
  • Karyn Kaplan
  • Campus landscaping and grounds:
  • The role of the landscape in creating a sustainable campus
  • Carol Franklin, Teresa Durkin, and Sara Pevaroff Schuh
  • Why go native? Campus landscaping for biodiversity and sustainability
  • Brian Kermath
  • Pesticide-free campuses
  • Steve Abercrompie
  • Transportation:
  • Rating colleges
  • The road less traveled: sustainable transportation on campus
  • Will Toor
  • Green cleaning:
  • Harvard University's green cleaning program
  • Jason Luke and Dara Olmsted
  • Green campus profiles:
  • Sustainability at Arizona State University: a top-down approach
  • Benny Bentzin
  • The greening of Ball State University: a whole systems approach
  • Robert J. Koester, James Eflin, and John Vann
  • David W. Orr
  • Creating a culture of sustainability at the University of British Columbia
  • Gillian Allan
  • From advocating to institutionalizing sustainability at Cornell University
  • Dean Koyanagi
  • Sustainability, campus operations, and academic entrepreneurship at Ithaca College
  • Peter W. Bardaglio and Marian Brown
  • Green campus evaluation:
  • A sustainability assessment and rating system for colleges and universities
  • Judy Walton
  • Overcoming existential paralysis:
  • Higher education's critical role in creating a healthy, just, and sustainable society
  • The last word: a cartoon by Tom Toles
  • Steps toward environmental sustainability: 125 ways to green your campus
  • UB Green Office, University at Buffalo
  • Key organizations, programs, and references
  • Walter Simpson and Judy Walton
  • Anthony D. Cortese
  • Will sustainability take root?
Control code
ocn227367881
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 361
Isbn
9781890956462
Lccn
2009278319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o227367881
  • (OCoLC)227367881
Label
The green campus : meeting the challenge of environmental sustainability, Walter Simpson, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Karla Ignite
  • The 800-pound gorilla: the threat and taming of global climate change
  • Jim Hansen
  • Energy and climate change:
  • Going climate neutral: the American college & university presidents climate commitment
  • Judy Walton
  • Organizing an effective campus energy program: lessons from the University at Buffalo
  • Walter Simpson
  • On-site renewables: installing solar, wind, and biomass energy systems on campus
  • Michael Philips, Andrea Putnam, and Walter Simpson
  • Initial thoughts:
  • Buying green power from utilities and other suppliers
  • Michael Philips, Andrea Putnam, and Walter Simpson
  • UC Berkeley's climate commitment
  • Fahmida Ahmed
  • Responding to climate change: making it happen at Middlebury College
  • Jack Byrne and Nan Jenks-Jay
  • Green buildings:
  • Making the case for green building: cataloging the benefits of environmentally responsible design and construction
  • Alex Wilson -- Successful strategies for planning a green building
  • William D. Browning
  • A reflection on green campuses
  • Architecture, ecological design, and education: the creation of the Adam Joseph Lewis Center at Oberlin College
  • David W. Orr
  • Green purchasing and materials:
  • Waste not: a discussion about green purchasing with Rutger's University's Kevin Lyons
  • Karla Hignite with Kevin Lyons
  • Building materials: what makes a product green?
  • Alex Wilson
  • Recycling and waste reduction:
  • Recycle this! A look at campus recycling programs
  • R. Marc Fournier
  • Walter Simpson
  • In pursuit of recycling excellence at the University of Oregon
  • Karyn Kaplan
  • Campus landscaping and grounds:
  • The role of the landscape in creating a sustainable campus
  • Carol Franklin, Teresa Durkin, and Sara Pevaroff Schuh
  • Why go native? Campus landscaping for biodiversity and sustainability
  • Brian Kermath
  • Pesticide-free campuses
  • Steve Abercrompie
  • Transportation:
  • Rating colleges
  • The road less traveled: sustainable transportation on campus
  • Will Toor
  • Green cleaning:
  • Harvard University's green cleaning program
  • Jason Luke and Dara Olmsted
  • Green campus profiles:
  • Sustainability at Arizona State University: a top-down approach
  • Benny Bentzin
  • The greening of Ball State University: a whole systems approach
  • Robert J. Koester, James Eflin, and John Vann
  • David W. Orr
  • Creating a culture of sustainability at the University of British Columbia
  • Gillian Allan
  • From advocating to institutionalizing sustainability at Cornell University
  • Dean Koyanagi
  • Sustainability, campus operations, and academic entrepreneurship at Ithaca College
  • Peter W. Bardaglio and Marian Brown
  • Green campus evaluation:
  • A sustainability assessment and rating system for colleges and universities
  • Judy Walton
  • Overcoming existential paralysis:
  • Higher education's critical role in creating a healthy, just, and sustainable society
  • The last word: a cartoon by Tom Toles
  • Steps toward environmental sustainability: 125 ways to green your campus
  • UB Green Office, University at Buffalo
  • Key organizations, programs, and references
  • Walter Simpson and Judy Walton
  • Anthony D. Cortese
  • Will sustainability take root?
Control code
ocn227367881
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 361
Isbn
9781890956462
Lccn
2009278319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o227367881
  • (OCoLC)227367881

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