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Climate Change Commitment


The American College & University Presidents Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) is an effort to address global warming through engaging the higher education community to commitment to neutralize greenhouse gas emissions. 

Brandeis became a charter signatory of the commitment as a strong statement that Climate Change is a crisis that threatens society's very viability. University President Jehuda Reinharz signed the ACUPCC on September 15, 2007. Presidents signing the commitment are pledging to become climate neutral and eliminate their campus' greenhouse gas emissions over time, mostly by large scale energy use reductions.  This involves:

Read the text of the ACUPCC and learn more.