Investment Data



FY 2013 FY 2007 - FY 2013
Climate Action Plan

         Central Energy Plant 252,334 7,073,104
         Renewable Energy      0 757,609
         Energy Conservation      74,555 1,930,499
         LEED Buildings - added cost      0 1,528,806
         Renewable Energy Credits 21,050 248,117
         Miscellaneous Projects      16,000 181,061
    Subtotal: Climate Action Plan 363,939 11,719,195
Academic Programs *

         Environmental Studies Program      618,170 3,624,942
         Center for Sustainability Education      499,632 1,228,998
         GIS Lab 112,184 483,240
         Summer Global Sustainability Programs 0 154,100
    Subtotal: Academic Programs 1,229,986 5,491,280
Campus as Living Laboratory & Outreach

         Dickinson Organic Farm 316,435 1,355,678
         Alliance for Aquatic Resource Monitoring 133,500 887,220
         Idea Fund and SHOP 9,885 12,693
    Subtotal: Living Lab & Outreach 459,820 2,255,591
External Grant Supported Programs 230,600 3,628,203
Total 2,284,345 23,094,269


* The investment data for Academic Programs are expenses associated with sustainability education only for the specific programs listed. Not included are expenses for faculty members who are integrating sustainability learning across the Dickinson curriculum. The wider sustainability curricular initiative has developed Sustainability Connections and Sustainability Investigations courses that are taught by faculty in 32 academic departments. Each semester approximately 55 sustainability courses are offered. Participating departments include, for example, anthropology, American studies, biology, Earth sciences, East Asian Studies, economics, English, environmental studies, international business and management, physics, political science, psychology, religion, sociology, Russian, Spanish & Portuguese, and women & gender studies.