Curriculum Development

Our faculty members are busy integrating sustainability into new and existing classes and programs. This past year, we held a professional development opportunity for faculty on campus, Sustainability Across the Curriculum. Thirty-eight faculty from many disciplines (mix of both liberal arts and professional-technical) attended. The results of that work are posted here by discipline. Each title will link to a PDF file. 

More curriculum resources can be found here: curriculum resources

Business Division

Accounting and Economics

Williams - Tragedy of the Commons


Business Information Technology

Allyn - Can I really make a difference


Business Math

McKay - Considering Waste


Culinary Arts

Fogarty - Sustainability in the Culinary Arts



Hankin - Comparing the True Costs of Landscape Materials


Hospitality and Tourism

Philips - Hospitality and Tourism Group Project

Developmental Education Division


Sharpe - Critical Reading Health Consequences of Cheap Food


Career College and Life Success   

Coiro - An Introduction to Sustainability at Edmonds Community College        


High School Completion

Haas - What is my carbon footprint

Health and Human Services

Allied Health

Trivett - Social Justice and Cultural Competence in Health Care


Health and Physical Education

Johnston - Externalizing Yamas And Niyamas

Toney - Sustainability Through Yoga Philosophy



Fitch-Introduction to Law 

Humanities/Social Science Division


Burke - The role of human adaptation in the ecosystem-preliminary



Maki - Sustainability Mural



Carty - A Sustainable Future for New Orleans

Zale - The Role of Community in Sustainability

International Division

English for Academic Purposes

Clarke-Blome - Violence as an Unsustainable Behavior

Safford - Burning Season


Intensive ESL

Weibel - Why Having Stuff Matters: A Fresh Perspective

Learning Resources Division

Learning Resources

Moore - Who tells the stories about sustainability

Math/Science Division


Stilson - Effects and Sources of Environmental Contaminants



Leoni - Modeling Population Growth


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