U-M’s community engagement goal is focused on pursuing stakeholder engagement, education and evaluation strategies toward a campus-wide ethic of sustainability.
While there is no metric goal for community engagement, U-M is investing in programs to educate our community, track behavior and report progress over time toward a campus-wide ethic of sustainability.
Planet Blue Ambassador highlights
Nearly 3,200 Planet Blue Ambassadors comprised of students, faculty, staff and alumni help make the U-M campus more sustainable through a commitment to sustainability. PBA’s lead by example by completing personal sustainability actions for which they can track their impact on a personalized dashboard. Collectively, Planet Blue Ambassadors have prevented 6.2 million pounds of carbon dioxide emissions.
Landscaping the U
Finding a barren campus upon his arrival in 1857, Professor Andrew Dickson White begins to transform the landscape one tree at a time.
Other 2016 Highlights