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Special Projects

Green Room Certification

As the individual lifestyle choices of CC students impacts the college's sustainability goals, this program provides a framework for sustainable living and recognizes students who strive to reduce their daily impact on the environment. Certification is divided into two levels and is awarded to students who meet criteria outlined in the Green Room Checklist.

For those interested in certification, the Office of Sustainability provides a complete guide to the program.

Green Office Certification

The Green Office Certification provides a framework for creating sustainable habits in the following areas: Energy, Waste, Involvement, Technology, Purchasing, and Events. The process is a point-based, self-assessment checklist which individuals or entire offices can use to assess their current practices and earn recognition for their efforts to reduce their daily impact on the environment.

For those interested in certification, the Office of Sustainability provides a complete guide to the program.

EcoFund

The CC EcoFund was established by the Campus Sustainability Council (CSC) and is maintained through the Office of Sustainability. Its purpose is to foster the design and implementation of campus sustainability initiatives and to put into action one of the CC’s core values, “nurturing a sense of place and an ethic of environmental sustainability.” For those interested in the EcoFund Application, there will more information located here.

Sense of Place

By fostering a deeper sense of our geography, we can build a more connected, conscious, and resilient community. Join the Office of Sustainability on all the Sense of Place trips to deepen your knowledge about the world you live in.

More information on upcoming trips will be located here.