Related Strategies

Incentivize and recognize sustainability research

Pilot programs that incentivize student and faculty sustainability research through fellowships, financial support, mentorships, faculty development workshops, etc. Additionally, recognize outstanding student and faculty sustainability research, e.g. with annual award.

Inventory sustainability research

Conduct an inventory of faculty/staff sustainability research and make the inventory publicly available.

Expand sustainability immersive experience programs

Explore the possibility of developing or expanding sustainability-focused immersive experience programs, such as community-based internships and study abroad programs.

Utilize campus as a living lab

Encourage faculty and staff to utilize UNK’s infrastructure and operations as living environments for multidisciplinary learning, applied research, and practical work that advances sustainability on campus.