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Record ID
  142  
Committee Name
  Green Earth Movement (GEM) Committee  
Purpose
  Reporting directly to the Superintendent/President, and working closely with the Department of Maintenance and Operations and in concert with existing college-wide groups, the GEM of the Valley Task Force will serve as a Think Tank/Advisory Board to the President, and indirectly to the college-at-large, regarding the challenges and opportunities that green sustainability presents the college.  
Scope
  As such, the GEM Task Force will research challenges and opportunities, submit Green Papers for the President in which the Task Force will make recommendations which advocate, and when appropriate take specific actions for the progress and good of the college with respect to.....our moral imperative as an institution of higher learning to take a leadership role in building and nurturing a sustainable and healthy environment for the future of our planet, the significant economic benefits of sustainability with respect to energy consumption, conservation, and renewable energy generation, the significant learning benefits for our students and our community with respect to new curriculum degrees, and programs focused on community outreach and education.  
Reports To
  Superintendent/President  
Terms of Office
  Two years.  
Chairperson
  Tri Chairs: Vacant, Faculty; Sam Gaddie, Classified; & Ted Younglove, Management  
Members
  Ardon Alger, Jared Ceja, Jim Chandler, Lorena Corona, Greg Creel, Len Crow, Andrea Dutton, Sam Gaddie (Tri-Chair), Sheryl Herchenroeder, Linda Lamp, Bob Markovich, Bret McMurran, Nick Nazarian, Sharon Palmer, Laura Rodes, Julie Sanchez, Henry Shannon, Marlene Soto, Rebecca Trawick, Ted Younglove (Tri-Chair)  
Meeting Day & Time
  First Thursday of every month from 2:00 to 3:30 pm in BEB-204.  
Comments
 
Green Earth Movement Committee Website
 
Record Updated On
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  2014-02-24 08:24:24