The University of Massachusetts Amherst recognizes their responsibility to be leaders in sustainable development for the community, state and nation. Imparting knowledge of sustainability is essential in achieving its campus wide mission to produce well educated citizens. In order to reach and maintain this objective, the Sustainability Initiative was created.
ScholarWorks supports the UMass Amherst Campus Sustainability Initiative by hosting research and scholarship on this site. For more information visit the Campus Sustainability Initiative site.
Submissions from 2014
AASHE STARS Gold Report 1.2, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education AASHE
Submissions from 2013
Submissions from 2012
Climate Action Plan 2.0, Ezra Small
Five College Blue Sky Report, Beth Hooker, Ezra Small, Jan Dizard, Sue Darlington, Tim Farnham, and Joanne Benkley
Holdsworth Retrofit and Renovation, L. Carl Fiocchi, Benjamin S. Weil, and Katherine McCusker
Progress Report for University of Massachusetts Amherst, American College & University Presidents Climate Committment ACUPCC
UMass Amherst Continuous Commissioning Proposal: Potential Costs, Cost Savings and Required Resources, Katrina Spade, Jason Burbank, and Katherine McCusker
Submissions from 2011
AASHE STARS Gold Report, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education AASHE
UMass Amherst Green Building Guidelines, Katrina Spade and Lawson Wulsin
Submissions from 2010
UMass Amherst Climate Action Plan, Josh Stoffel and Bruce Parkin