Name of Engagement
APPA's 2018 Sustainability Innovation Award
JMU received one of APPA's 2018 Sustainability Innovation Awards. JMU has become a model program in the Chesapeake Bay region by forging partnerships with a wide range of local and state agencies; engaging students, faculty, and staff to build awareness and contribute solutions; utilizing innovative techniques and methods to maximize improvements in stormwater management and water quality; and leveraging grant funding to minimize the budgetary impact to JMU of new regulations. APPA, previously known as the Association of Physical Plant Administrators, promotes leadership in educational facilities for professionals seeking to build their careers, transform their institutions, and elevate the value and recognition of facilities in education.
Involves Faculty, Involves Staff, Involves Students, Involves Participants External to JMU
One Time Only
Primary Focus of Program
Environmental Stewardship and Sustainability
Areas of Engagement