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Strategic Priorities

1-2 Year Priorities

  • Developing an interdisciplinary graduate certificate in sustainability.
  • Creating an urban agriculture demonstration project in the Dayton community.
  • Establishing Hanley Research Fellows and Hanley Scholars-in-Residence for undergraduate, graduate and faculty research.
  • Initiating a series of conferences connecting to sustainability education.

3+ Year Priorities

  • Create and manage an Innovation Fund that spurs creative sustainability work on campus and in the Dayton community
  • Inaugurating the Hanley Conference on Sustainability Education to convene dialogue on innovations in sustainability learning.
  • Achieving a gold STARS (Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System) designation from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education and eventually becoming the top-rated Catholic university on that list.

Find Us

Hanley Sustainability Institute

Fitz Hall 665 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2964