Reporting System

Implementation Profile for Ball State University

Submitted on September 21, 2007; last updated on June 1, 2016

Institution Information

Commitment Type Climate
Basic Carnegie Classification Doctorate Granting
Control Public
Location Muncie, IN
Community Setting Mid-size city
USDOE Climate Zone 5
Current President or Chancellor's Name Terry S King
Current President or Chancellor's Title Interim President
Main Website http://www.bsu.edu/
Sustainability Website http://www.bsu.edu/sustainability
Additional Urls No information provided

Implementation Structure

Institutional Format Center- or Institute-Led
Number of Individuals in Structure 21+
Stakeholder Groups Represented Community Leaders, Faculty, Students, Executive, Community Members, Staff, Alumni
Description The Council on the Environment (COTE) was established by the Provost upon recommendation of the Green-2 Committee which was charged with recommending plans and operational practices for implementing the tenets of the Talloires Declaration which was signed in 1999 by President John E. Worthen. Staggered appointments to the council are made by the Provost but nominated membership includes representation for every administrative unit on campus as well as groups within the local community. The Secretariat for COTE is the Center for Energy Research/Education/Service (CERES).
Committees and Groups with whom Institution coordinates No information provided
Implementation Liaison's Name Robert J Koester
Implementation Liaison's Title Professor and Director
Implementation Liaison's Department Architecture