Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
— Brundtland Commission of the United Nations

The ability to achieve continuing economic prosperity while protecting the natural systems of the planet and providing a high quality of life for its people.
— US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Sustainability Programs


Sustainability principles have been incorporated into a number of curriculum programs. Individual courses include:

BIO 140 Environmental Biology
BIO 140A Environmental Biology Lab
CST 244 Sustainable Building Design
ELC 233 Energy Management
GEO 112 Cultural Geography

Sustainability Resources