Reporting System

Implementation Profile for Oberlin College

Submitted on June 4, 2008; last updated on January 8, 2016

Institution Information

Commitment Type Climate
Basic Carnegie Classification Bacalaureate College
Control Private not-for-profit
Location Oberlin, OH
Community Setting Small town
USDOE Climate Zone 5
Current President or Chancellor's Name Marvin Krislov
Current President or Chancellor's Title President
Main Website http://www.oberlin.edu/
Sustainability Website http://www.oberlin.edu/sustainability
Additional Urls No information provided

Implementation Structure

Institutional Format Committee
Number of Individuals in Structure 11-20
Stakeholder Groups Represented Community Leaders, Faculty, Students, Executive, Staff
Description In November, 2006 the General Faculty approved the creation of the Committee on Environmental Sustainability (CES) as a body that will review, propose and oversee implementation of the Oberlin College Environmental Policy as set forth by the PresidentÂ’s Environmental Policy Advisory Committee and approved by the Board of Trustees in March of 2004.

The CES is comprised of teaching faculty, staff, students elected by Student Senate, a member of City Council, and the Oberlin Project.

http://new.oberlin.edu/office/environmental-sustainability/ces/
Committees and Groups with whom Institution coordinates No information provided
Implementation Liaison's Name Bridget A Flynn
Implementation Liaison's Title Sustainability Coordinator
Implementation Liaison's Department Office of Environmental Sustainability