An initiative of the National Council for Workforce Education, the Sustainability Education and Economic Development Center (SEED) supports community colleges and their partners with curriculum and resources to transform educational programs for a sustainable future.

Second Nature: The Presidents’ Climate Leadership Commitments

A pledge by presidents and chancellors of community colleges and universities to develop a comprehensive Climate Action Plan that will lead to carbon neutrality. As of 2023, Second Nature is still accepting signatories that will commit to developing a carbon-neutral institution while acknowledging the key role of higher education in contributing to the creation of a sustainable society. More information on the commitments and instructions for interested institutions to sign up are included at the link.
September 8, 2010