Selkirk attains STARS recognition for sustainability efforts


Selkrik College was recently recognized for its sustainability efforts by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), which reports on postsecondary institutions’ sustainability efforts through its Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) program. Selkirk attained a silver STARS rating in AASHE’s latest report, receiving full points in landscape management and biodiversity and scoring well on campus and community engagement. “Sustainability needs to be at the forefront of everything that we do, and it’s vitally important that we lead by example,” said Selkirk Sustainability Coordinator Kayla Tillapaugh.