It is achieved through bold actions taken across multiple areas of our university, from the buildings we work, live, and study in, to academic and research opportunities, to the food in our dining halls. St. Edward’s recognizes its responsibility in educating and empowering the university community to work together for a more sustainable hilltop.
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Here are highlights we’re particularly proud of:
Bordin is a liaison among campus operations, faculty, students and staff to collaboratively strengthen the sustainability culture on campus by increasing sustainability education and awareness and assisting all university departments towards a more sustainable campus. She is also the advisor of Students for Sustainability.
Worrick coordinates marketing efforts across our sustainability blog, website, internal communications platforms and social media outlets. She also tracks and analyzes the effectiveness of these communication efforts to make sure that our audiences both on- and off-campus get the right information when and where they need it.
Quevedo assists with the coordination of communication strategies to promote campus sustainability, including planning of the annual Earth Week celebration. She also leads the Tree Campus USA application renewal, collects data for sustainability surveys and analytically tracks greenhouse gas emissions for the university.
Peterson is responsible for all facility construction and maintenance on the university’s 160-acre campus. He also chairs the Environmental Stewardship and Bell committees.
Burns is responsible for all Facilities operations including Building Maintenance, HVAC, Grounds, Automotive, Pest Control, Fleet, Custodial Services, Environmental Health and Safety, and Environmental Sustainability.
Johnson provides oversight for the development of the campus master plan and leadership for all new construction and major renovations.