Balancing social, environmental and economic issues today to preserve the earth's resources for tomorrow.
Sustainability is one of our HCC values. Academically and operationally, the college is committed to limit our collective impact on the earth but also to take a leadership position in promoting sustainability practices in our community and beyond.
FAST is made up of students, staff and faculty, and leads HCC's environmental planning efforts, coordinates their implementation and tracks progress. In 2007, college leadership formalized HCC's sustainability resolve by signing the American College & University Presidents Climate Commitment, agreeing to:
Other Initiatives and Information
• National Campus Sustainability Day at HCC is October 26, 2016, in the Galleria. It will not have the Student Life’s Community Market Festival featured with it this year.
• Sustainable Emporium will be March 15, 2016, in the Galleria.
Students can participate in sustainability projects by joining student clubs, as well as signing up for specific Service Learning Projects.
Visit Carpool World - free carpool matching service for students and employees