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Sustainability Champions

Sustainability Champions

Annual Sustainability Champion Awards

Every year at our annual Big Green Event in the fall, we honor some great, green leaders on campus with our own Sustainability Champion Awards.

Nominate your Sustainability Champion for this year's award here. We'd love for you to nominate those you feel are worthy of the honor.

Each year we strive to recognize a faculity member, a student and a staff member.


Past Award Recipients

2016/ 2017 Academic Year

Faculty: Dr. Narcisz Fejes, SAGES professor in the CWRU College of Arts and Sciences; and faculty advisor of CWRU’s Food Recovery Network

Student: Grace Cammarn, Statistics and Environmental Studies major with a Spanish minor, Student Sustainability Council past Chair and past PR Director, former Office for Sustainability SURES intern and student worker

Staff: Brian Gray, Team Leader of Research Services at Kelvin Smith Library; Librarian of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and Macromolecular Science & Engineering; and Chair of the Garden@Case

Learn more on our news post about the awards.


2015/ 2016 Acadmeic Year

Faculty: Dr. Peter McCall, Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences professor

Students: Matt Patten and Kelly Hacker, both Mechanical Engineering majors, Univeristy Farm SURES research students

Staff: Kathleen Dowdell, Senior Administrator at the Department of Anthropology

Learn more on our news post about the event and the awards.


2014/ 2015 Academic Year

Faculty: Dr. Karen Braun, Associate Professor of Accountancy, Weatherhead School of Management

Students: Mischelle Brown, Positive Organization Development and Change graduate student and Steven Cramer, Cognitive Science and Economics major and Chair of the Student Sustainability Council

Staff: Gene Matthews, Director of Facilities Services and Kathy O’Linn, HR and Facilities Manager FPB School of Nursing and Green Team Leader

Learn more on our news post about the event and the awards.