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Resource: Social Responsibility

Seven Generations Ahead – focus on sustainable community development, focuses on midwest
http://www.sevengenerationsahead.org/

Fair Trade Federation – great background on fair trade
http://www.fairtradefederation.org/



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Resource: Water Resources

Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning – Water 2050
http://www.cmap.illinois.gov/water-2050



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Resource: Climate

350.org – international group to raise awareness and action on climate change http://www.350.org/

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change http://www.ipcc.ch/



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Resource: Data and Footprint Calculators

Poodwaddle – has a world clock with data for: population, energy use, climate, environmental issues.
http://www.poodwaddle.com/clocks/worldclock/

Ecological Footprint: Center for Sustainable Economy
http://www.myfootprint.org/



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Resource: Midwest Regional Collaboration for Sustainability in Education

Midwest Regional Collaboration for Sustainability in Education – looking at social change and education strategies in relation to education at all levels and every discipline.

URL: http://www.mrcse.org/

 



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Resource: Uncovering Sustainability in the Curriculum

Description: Article about integrating sustainability into curriculum and the need for a pedagogical change.



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Resource: Plenty of Green Tracks for Green Trekkers: American Libraries

Description: A listing and blog of libraries that have “gone green.



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Resource: ULSF Publication

Description: University Leaders for a Sustainable Future offers a wide net of publications that may assist with background information for the evolution of your GYC program.

Citation: "PUBLICATIONS." ULSF | University Leaders For A Sustainable Future. 2008. Web. 06 Oct. 2010. <http://www.ulsf.org/publications.html>.



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Resource: Education for Sustainability: Accelerating the Transition to Sustainability through Higher Education

Description: This article discusses the role that higher education and HE professionals can play in the sustainability conversation.



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Resource: University of Southern Maine Sustainability in the Curriculum

Description: This site explains how University of Southern Maine incorporated sustainability into their curriculum.

Citation: "Teaching for Sustainability." University of Southern Maine. Web. 06 Oct. 2010. <http://www.usm.maine.edu/teachsustain/>.



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