Sustainability

We believe in leading by example, transforming innovation into action and ideas into impact, both immediate and for generations to come. That’s why we’re committed to incorporating sustainability practices into every aspect of campus life. From green initiatives and technology to sustainable building design and collaborative outreach efforts, we’re making great strides and leaving smaller footprints.

Central to our endeavor is a deep engagement in environmental research and education. We offer an array of courses focused on sustainability, designed to enrich students’ educational experiences.

Sustainable Engineering Minor

Environmental Emphasis in Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering Minor)

We want to hear what matters to you. Our sustainability committee is jointly chaired by a student and an assistant professor of civil engineering. Responsible for timely submissions of emission inventory updates, climate action plans, and progress reports for the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment, the committee reviews and recommends actions to the president regarding climate commitment activities.

Jennifer Benning, Sustainability Committee Co-Chair
Jennifer.Benning@sdsmt.edu

Learn More at: American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment