UALR has joined the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), an association of colleges and universities that is working to create a sustainable future.
The association provides resources, professional development, and a network of support to enable institutions of higher education to model and advance sustainability in everything they do, from governance and operations to education and research.
UALRâ€™s Sustainability Committee is utilizing the associationâ€™s numerous resources to implement sustainability initiatives campus-wide, including working with faculty, staff, administrators, and students. AASHE defines sustainability in an inclusive way, encompassing human and ecological health, social justice, secure livelihoods, and a better world for all generations. AASHE works with all sectors of campus.