Since 2006, the Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability (UMACS) has focused on sustainability in higher education institutions throughout the region. UMACS serves as a networking tool, information resource, and conference organizer for faculty, staff, campus administrators, students, and others seeking to place their campuses on a more sustainable footing. UMACS strives to serve as a vital link between campuses in Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and South Dakota.
Derek Larson—College of Saint Benedict's
Erika Bailey-Johnson—Bemidji State University
Eileen Norby—University of Wisconsin System
Jim Zaffiro—Central College
Jon Jensen—Luther College
Juliana Goodlaw-Morris—National Wildlife Federation Campus Ecology
Meghann Jarchow—University of South Dakota
Suzanne Savanick Hansen—Macalester College
Troy Goodnough—University of Minnesota, Morris
Our declining wildlife need urgent protection before they face serious risk of extinction. This bold vision for conservation funding could be the solution.Read More
Urge Congress to stand up for polar bears and their young by opposing drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.Read More
Students ages 9-18 are invited to share their big idea through the "Every Elephant Counts" contest for a chance to win a trip to Botswana.Read More
Get to know the amazing wildlife in your backyard and beyond.Read More
You don't have to travel far to join us for an event. Attend an upcoming event with one of our regional centers.