Sustainability Vision and Action Plan

Improved Student Academic Accountability

With many students feeling like they are just a number, and that they could learn entire classes simply from text books, there is motivation to make sure professors are actually making a difference in the education of our students. Many students in introductory classes feel that their professors simply regurgitate the text book.To remedy this dilemma, students could be kept more accountable for their readings, and professors ...more »

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Online Portal for Research Collaboration with Professors

Many students are looking for an educational experience applicable to their future endeavours. There are also many professors who offer research opportunities for students. Though there are some portals available for students to apply for these research opportunities, it would be very beneficial for students and professors to have a single online portal that was known by every student, where students could find research ...more »

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Interactive Online Forum for all McGill Community members

While there is communication and action amongst student groups, administration and faculty members in implementing sustainable measures on campus, there should also be an emphasis placed on integrating the entire McGill community in the discussion so that there is a platform everyone to equally access, know about, and participate in the sustainability discussion of McGill and with the greater Montreal community. One ...more »

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Sustainable Purchasing

Adapted from LSE Environmental Policy 2011:

 

Require contractors, sub-contractors and suppliers to meet or exceed all relevant environmental legislation and regulations and work to improve the environmental performance

 

Support the communication and delivery of a Fair Trade Policy

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