Bunker Hill Community College creates a wide variety of professional development activities. These include collaborations with the BHCC Professional Development Committee (PDC) in support of its annual professional development day event.
Spring 2011 - Educational Tour of Casella Waste Management - Integrating Sustainability at BHCC: Mini-Grant Award Recipients - Negotiating Collaborations and Change: Tools for Faculty and Staff - Reducing Paper Waste: E-Book Best Practices - Sustainability and Community Engagement
Fall 2010 - Going Paperless: Using Technology to Reduce Paper Usage in the Classroom - Hope or Hype? Looking at Green Jobs in Massachusetts - Integrating Sustainability within the Curriculum: Tools, Resources and Perspectives for Educators - Lean Office Best Practices
The OSM sponsored several BHCC faculty and staff who expressed an interest in attending this sustainability related conference which is conducted in Boston each year. This was a unique opportunity to learn more about energy and sustainability related research and green job opportunities. In addition, participants interact with experts located throughout the United States as part of formal and informal networking activities and an active trade show floor with vendor booths.
Select the names below to read the testimonials from BHCC faculty who attended the event.
The OSM sponsored BHCC staff and students interested in learning more about green jobs at the annual Massachusetts Green Career Conference conducted in Marlborough, MA in October 2010. This conference strives to answer the questions, "What's My Role in the New Green Economy?" by connecting stakeholders from business, education and government, and offering career guidance to job seekers from throughout the Commonwealth.
Select the names below to read the testimonials from BHCC staff and students who attended the event.
Our Health & Wellness center was awarded LEED Gold certification. This is the only building in the entire Commonwealth of Massachusetts system that has earned this level of certification under the new, more stringent Version 2.2 guidelines established by the United States Green Building Council.
American Community College Trustees Presentation 2010
Sustainability related presentation conducted by BHCC Board of Trustees members in Toronto, Canada.
Climate Impact Decision Making Tool
Internal tool used to quantify the environmental benefits of recycled paper. It measures equivalents in terms of saved trees, saved energy, greenhouse gases, wastewater and solid waste.
Climate Action Planning Template
Resource Tool developed to assist schools of higher education with the climate action planning process.
Greenhouse Gas Narrative
The greenhouse gas inventory continues to provide the college a benchmarked baseline for which to better comprehend the scale of campus emissions.
Greenpact Climate Action Plan
BHCC’s climate action plan submitted in compliance with the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) submitted in 2009.
As an employee of BHCC you
are now eligible for discounted access to Zipcar including discounted weekday rates, more than half off the annual membership fee and exemption from the application fee!