President Anderson signs Climate Commitment

Michael Blackson
Editor-in-Chief

President John Anderson (middle) signing Millersville University into the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Committment on October 8, 2013 at 11 a.m. Members of the Office of the President and his cabinet attended the milestone decision to help create a sustainable society.
President John Anderson (middle) signing Millersville University into the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Committment on October 8, 2013 at 11 a.m. Members of the Office of the President and his cabinet attended the milestone decision to help create a sustainable society.

President John Anderson and Millersville University officially became one of many signatories to join the climate effort with the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment this past Tuesday at 11 a.m. This milestone moment puts the University with ACUPCC and a network of colleges and universities in the effort to address global climate disruption, eliminate net greenhouse gas emissions from specified campus operations, and to promote the research and educational efforts of higher education to equip society to re-stabilize the earth’s climate. The University agrees to make significant strides in tracking, implementing, and making available the action plan to reverse global warming and help create a thriving, civil, and sustainable society. As of October 8, 2013, there are 675 signatories, 521 submitted climate action plans, and 331 submitted progress reports. Their website contains this and much more information on the effort to improve the climate at acupcc.org.