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Overarching Aim

To effectively engage students, faculty, and staff in collaborative pursuit of UAB’s social, environmental, and economic sustainability goals by sharing information and inspiring active participation


Provide compelling stories and examples of sustainable problem-solving and successes to the campus and hospital community
Facilitate active networks of students, faculty, and staff working together to advance goals of the Sustainability Strategic Plan


  1. 1.Promote sustainability goals at student and faculty recruitment and orientation programs
  2. 2.Create a student sustainability leadership program
  3. 3.Implement the Sustainability Ambassadors program for faculty and staff
  4. 4.Provide funding for campus engagement in sustainability initiatives through the Sustainability Investment Fund and other similar programs
  5. 5.Develop an annual seminar for interdisciplinary sustainability topics
Aerial image of the UAB Campus Green.