The more we study the major problems of our time, the more we come to realize that they cannot be viewed in isolation. They are systemic problems, which means that they are interconnected and interdependent. - Fritjof Capra, The Web of Life

University Groups Honor Chancellor for Green Efforts.

Academic and Research Committee Campus Sustainability Plan

Mission Statement: To educate and facilitate interaction on sustainability between faculty, staff, students,and community. We will create, disseminate, and assess knowledge using sustainable practices through classroom instruction, research, service learning, and visual and performing arts.

Procurement Committee Campus Sustainability Plan

Mission Statement: To enable the acquisition of resources in a manner that supports the UC education, research, and public service mission through innovation, support of the invention and transition toward environmentally preferable processes, social responsibility,and the utilization of green technologies that enhance the positive transformation of markets toward full sustainability.