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Green Humility: How Awareness of Past Missteps Improves Sustainability Planning Campus sustainability plans do not emerge overnight, and rarely are they crafted easily from whole cloth. What can schools learn from past struggles in order to better realize a greener future? In this white paper, faculty from Maryville College in east TN describe how lessons learned (sometimes painfully) from past struggles to infuse sustainability on campus became positive stepping stones that aided the development of the college's Strategic Plan for Sustainability.

2009 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award Winners The Tennessee Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards are the most prestigious environmental and conservation awards in the state. For over 20 years, the awards have been presented to individuals and organizations that make great contributions to the conservation of our wildlife and related natural resources, the natural elements upon which all life depends.