The Sustainability Committee at Moravian College is comprised of faculty, staff, students, and alumni who work to educate and promote sustainability efforts on campus. Initially founded as the Sustainability Task Force in 2007, the group greatly expanded sustainability initiatives at Moravian College and became a standing committee in 2009.
We're a Tree Campus USA!Moravian College has been recognized as a Tree Campus USA since 2015 for meeting five core standards for sustainable campus forestry. Learn more about the Tree Campus USA program.
Our MissionThe Sustainability Committee will apply thoughtful and creative planning to achieve a thriving campus community built on principles of sustainability. Learn more more about our mission and values.
GreenHounds FundThe GHF was established to fund projects on campus that help the environment and reduce College costs overtime. All savings as a result of these projects go right back into funding more sustainability efforts on campus.
Campus ProjectsThe Sustainability Committee sponsors many campus projects by offering a green perspective or providing funding through the revolving GreenHound Fund.
Programs and EventsThe Sustainability Committee offers a range of thematic programming from tree plantings to campus speakers. Check out some of the programs and events we've sponsored.
Tree InventoryThe tree inventory serves as a master catalog of over 1200 trees on Moravian College's campus. Learn more about each tree's location, age class, common name, genus, and species of all the trees on campus on an interactive map.
Green GuideHow can you incorporate sustainability in your everyday life? Check out our Green Guide for general tips as well as those for faculty, staff, and students.