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1 Green 2 Ball State University

2 ‘The Ball State Experience’ Implementing the Talloires Declaration Greening of the Campus Conference Muncie, Indiana September 2001

3 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service The BSU Green History Provost Warren Vander Hill appoints 1st Green Committee in April recommendations Short term: Immediately Doable Mid term: Funding and Time Required Long Term:Capital Expense/Structural Change

4 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Direct Outcomes  Provost’s Green lecture series  ‘Green’ for Green summer support  Campus recycling  ‘Greening of the Campus’ conference(s)

5 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Related Developments  Bracken Environmental Fund  Clustered Minors  Environmental Ethics Course (PHIL 230)  NREM 405 project: Ball State as a “Sustainable U”  Biomass energy research

6 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Other Contextual Activities  Ongoing campus energy conservation  White River Corridor overlooks  Rails to Trails

7 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Most Recent Emphasis  ‘Green’ for Green Support  Clustered Minors Program Development  ‘Greening of the Campus’ Conferencing  Talloires Adoption  Green-2 Implementation

8 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service ‘Green’ for Green Seed grants for environmental projects Summer faculty develop “short courses” with interdisciplinary involvement ( BSU faculty participants to date)

9 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Clustered Minors Five (5) Minors presently offered: Environmental Context for Business Environmental Policy Sustainable Land Systems Technology and the Environment Environmental Context for Health Care

10 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service 3 Core course (ethics, economics, ecology) 3 Context courses (electives) 1 Anchoring course 1 Closing course: ID 400 – Creating A Sustainable Future Clustered Minors

11 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Greening Conferences 1996 – Greening of the Campus 1997 – II: The Next Step 1999 –III: Theory and Reality 2001 –IV: Moving to the Mainstream

12 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Talloires President signs on Earth Day ‘99 Witnessed by ULSF leaders Shared with campus community

13 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Green-2 Committee Proposal for Green-2 made to Provost committee structure to use Talloires time line set for academic year funding proposals anticipated

14 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Green-2 Structure  Planning Committee  Steering committee  tenet #10  Subcommittees  tenets #1-9

15 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Green-2 Composition Diversity of membership Continuity of co-chair leadership Completeness of representation faculty, staff, administrators, students, and community leaders

16 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service G-2 Planning Committee Co-Chair:Robert J. Koester CERES Co-Chair:B. Thomas Lowe University College Resource:James Eflin Natural Resources & Environmental Management Resource:David L. Ferguson Landscape Architecture Resource:John Vann Marketing

17 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service G-2 Steering Committee Planning Committee + Subcommittee Chairs Note: Subcommittee chairs include membership from each of Seven Academic Colleges, Facilities Planning & Management Office, and a Graduate student

18 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service G-2 Subcommittee Chairs Publics: Nancy Carlson, Telecommunications Universities: Phil Repp, Art Students: Barb Stedman, English Faculties: Thalia Mulvihill, Educational Studies Exemplars:Mike Planton, Facilities Planning Funders:Jim Flowers, Industry & Technology Practitioners:Ray Montagno, Management Science Schools:John Motloch, Landscape Architecture Organizations:Pedro Pacheco, Doctoral Student

19 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Publics Use every opportunity to raise public, government, industry, foundation, and university awareness by openly addressing the urgent need to move toward an environmentally sustainable future. Nancy Carlson, Telecommunications, Subcommittee chair Donna Biggs, Burris Lab School Ron Bonham, Community Hugh Brown, NREM Eric Davenport, Student Kay Hodson-Carlton, Nursing Kevin Kenyon, Business Affairs Tom Morrell, Biology Glenda Riley, History Jim Shasky, Telecommunications Gordon Stagge, Community Phyllis Yuhas, Community

20 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Universities Encourage all universities to engage in education, research, policy formation, and information exchange on population, environment, and development to move toward global sustainability. Phil Repp, Art, Subcommittee chair Abel Alves, History Serena Bodner, Student Jacquelyn Buckrop, Administration Michael O’Hara, Theater and Dance Les Smith, Landscape Architecture Tom Smith, Facilities Planning

21 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Students Establish programs to produce expertise in environmental management, sustainable economic development, population, and related fields to ensure that all university graduates are environmentally literate, and have the awareness and understanding to be ecologically responsible citizens. Barb Stedman, English, Subcommittee chair Kemuel Badger, Biology Michael Bauer, Communication Studies Jeff Chicki, Student Gary Dodson, Biology Andrew Slack, Geography Nicole Wolf, Student

22 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Faculties Create programs to develop the capability of university faculty to teach environmental literacy to all undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Thalia Mulvihill, Educational Studies, Subcommittee chair William Bock, Physiology and Health Science Charles Jones, Teaching and Learning Aimee Joyaux, Art Tim Lyon, NREM Lina Rosengren, Student George Smith, Landscape Architecture

23 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Exemplars Set an example of environmental responsibility by establishing institutional ecology policies and practices of resource conservation, recycling, waste reduction, and environmentally sound operations. Mike Planton, Facilities Planning, Subcommittee Chair Martha Hunt, Landscape Architecture Brian Kelley, Computing Services Cheryl LeBlanc, Biology Jim McClure, Economics Douglas Naffziger, Management Les Richardson, Facilities Management Jim Segedy, Urban Planning Lynn Sousa, Chemistry Peter Tallman, Student Liz Vanmatre, RHDS Don VanMeter, Administration Ted Wolner, Architecture

24 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Funders Encourage involvement of government, foundations, and industry in supporting interdisciplinary research, education, policy information, and information exchange in environmentally sustainable development. Expand work with community and non-governmental organizations to assist in finding solutions to environmental problems. Jim Flowers, Industry & Technology, Subcommittee chair Steve Anderson, Community Barry Banks, Community Jeff Grigsby, Geology Mahfuza Khatun, Physics and Astronomy Kristi Koriath, OARSP Tom Lauer, Biology John Taylor, Student Paul Wohlt, Anthropology

25 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Practitioners Convene faculty and administrators with environmental practitioners to develop curricula, research initiatives, operations systems, and outreach activities for an environmentally sustainable future. Ray Montagno, Management, Subcommittee chair John Craddock, Community Thomas Frisbie-Fulton, Facilities Planning Jamey McDaniel, Chemistry Dave Nawrocki, Student John Pichtel, NREM Phil Tevis, Community Gwen White, Accounting

26 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Schools Establish partnerships with primary and secondary schools to help develop the capacity for interdisciplinary teaching about population, environment, and sustainable development. John Motloch, Landscape Architecture, Subcommittee chair Jim Coffin, International Programs Shireen DeSouza, Biology Jim Kirkwood, Industry and Technology Amy Kress, Community Bobby Malone, Educational Leadership Tolulope Olowomeye, Student Larry Smith, Elementary Education Nancy Watson, Burris

27 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Organizations Work with national and international organizations to promote a worldwide university effort toward a sustainable future. Pedro Pacheco, Doctoral Student, Subcommittee chair Alfredo Fernandez, Architecture Gene Frankland, Political Science Brian Gordy, Community Kyama Kabadaki, Sociology Stan Keil, Economics Mike Lannoo, Community Barbara Maves, Community Nihal Perera, Urban Planning Susan Taylor, Libraries Holly Truemper, Student

28 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service G-2 Mission Sustainability as the ‘triple bottom line’ Complement University Strategic Plan Propose measurable actions to move toward becoming a sustainable university

29 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service First Accomplishments Planning Group meetings Summer, 2000 ‘Resource Persons’ identified Website developed Kick-off meeting September, 2000

30 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Kick-off Meeting September 28, 2000

31 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Resources and more…

32 The Web Site

33 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service

34 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Next Accomplishments Steering committee meetings begin monthly Initial subcommittee meetings Resource Persons attend The Natural Step Conference October, 2000 ‘Draft report submitted December, 2000

35 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Final Report Contents Action Item Matrices Impact Categorization Items of Emphasis Tear Sheets

36 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Action Item Matrices Content: Actions Required Personnel Responsible Resources Needed Availability Source Funding Level Required Time Frames: Short-Term Mid-Term Long-Term

37 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service

38 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Impact Categories Content Development Content Distribution Assessments External Linkages Educational Activities Demonstration Projects Operations Others

39 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service

40 Top-10 Item Emphasis Campus Audit Green Development Staff Recycling Program Bikeway System Fuel Efficient/Hybrid Vehicles Fuel Use/Energy Conservation/Heating Plant Clustered Minors Green Issues Awareness/Trunk Show Environmental Education Resource Center Core Curriculum Goals/Freshman Connection

41 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Top-10 Tear Sheets

42 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Report Conclusion In principle,‘Greening of the Campus’ is a multi-nodal activity. In practice,‘Greening of the Campus’ requires administrative support.

43 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Report Presentation March 26, 2001

44 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service Decisions by the Provost Create a Council on the Environment Appoint a Council Chair Appoint a Green Funding Specialist Appoint a Green Initiatives Coordinator Invite Appointments to the Council Provide Funding Solicitation Stipends Host a Senior Staff Briefing Share the Work at the ‘Greening Conference’

45 ‘The Ball State Experience’ continues… The BSU Council on the Environment BSU/COTE Center for Energy Research/Education/Service

46 Dr. Warren Vander HillProvost and (future) University Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies Mr. Robert J. KoesterCouncil Chair Dr. James EflinResource Person Mr. Dave FergusonResource Person Dr. Jim FlowersGreen Development Specialist Dr. John VannResource Person and Green Initiatives Coordinator Mr. Jeff CulpWeb Master Center for Energy Research/Education/Service BSU/COTE STAFF MEMBERSHIP

47 Center for Energy Research/Education/Service BSU/COTE REPRESENTATION Mr. Kevin KenyonBusiness Affairs Dr. David LasaterUniversity Advancement Dr. B. Thomas LoweAcademic Affairs Dr. Phil ReppInformation Technology Mr. Dan StallingsStudent Affairs Mr. Stephen AndersonMuncie Community Dr. Hugh BrownCollege of Sciences and Humanities Dr. Nancy CarlsonCollege of Communication, Information and Media Dr. Jim FlowersCollege of Applied Sciences and Technology Dr. Stan KeilCollege of Business Dr. Dave LeBlancCollege of Sciences and Humanities Dr. Sally MyersCollege of Fine Arts Dr. Thalia MulvihillTeachers College Dr. George SmithCollege of Architecture and Planning Dr. Barbara StedmanContract Faculty

48 Green 2 Ball State University Center for Energy Research/Education/Service


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