Presidio’s Take on Greening Universities

Share

By William Shutkin, PGS President & CEO

Published 7.24.12

A few weeks back, Presidio Graduate School President and CEO William Shutkin attended a meeting of the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment in Washington, D.C. Over the past five years, this group has focused in large part on greening campus facilities and finding cleaner ways to produce energy.

But the big question of the meeting, which was attended by hundreds of university leaders from across the nation, was not about LEED certifications, it was about “What’s next?”

Well, Presidio had an answer for that which was…well, we let President Shutkin explain.

What do you think are the hallmarks of truly sustainable college and graduate school curriculum? Where would you place the emphasis? Let us know what you think.

William Shutkin, PGS President & CEO

We want to hear what you think.
Send your feedback and comments to pr@presidio.edu

Related Articles

Administration / Career Development / Fink Foundation / Impact Investing

Introducing the Betsy and Jesse Fink Foundation Impact Investing Blog Series

Earlier this year, Presidio created an internship program by partnering with impact investing organizations to create positions specifically for our...

Students

Pioneering school challenges traditional thinking, offers flexibility

First-year, part-time student Daniel Heras wants Presidio Graduate School to embrace what it does so well and do more of...

Alumni / Sustainable Agriculture

Taking the Consumption of Insects Seriously

In the summer of 2011, I was forwarded a link to a video that would forever change my life.  The...