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SEED’s Genome Tools: Helping Community Colleges Integrate Green

Community Colleges and Snap-on, Inc.: Together, Building Sustainable Campuses

The inaugural SEED Center Green Genome Awards in 2012 honored exemplary community colleges nationwide that have taken a strategic leadership role in sustainability and green economic and workforce development. To celebrate those achievements, the SEED Center has published an update on how these colleges have been using their winnings to build sustainable campus. Read more.

The Community College Green Genome Framework

A community college organizational guide to help community colleges expand their local green economies by more effectively preparing highly-skilled and sustainability-literate students and aligning these efforts with other institutional and community green initiatives.
- Download The Community College Green Genome Framework: Integrating Sustainability and Clean Technology Workforce Development Into an Institution’s DNA

Community College Green Genome Self-Assessment

A 47-question tool designed for community colleges to quickly gauge how well they may be leading these initiatives today and where to prioritize strategic enhancements in the future.
- Take the Assessment Now
This resource made possible with the generous support from the Kresge Foundation