Universities play a central role in progress toward sustainability: they educate the future decision and policy makers, they contribute research, and they can educate and advice the public. Therefore, any attempt of universities to contribute to sustainability should be noted. The following pages give some specific information:
Utah State University
University of Nevada, Reno.
The following article is of interest for campus sustainability:
Levine, D., Walser, M., 2008: Campus climate action in the United States. In: Encyclopedia of Earth. Eds. Cutler J. Cleveland. Published in the Encyclopedia of Earth January 2, 2008. http://www.eoearth.org/article/Campus_climate_action_in_the_United_States.