President recommits to the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment

Dr. Jim Dlugos, president of Saint Joseph's College recently recommitted the college to the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment. By signing the document, the college joins more than 600 college and university campuses in pledging to “exercise leadership in our community and throughout society by modeling ways to minimize global warming emissions, and by providing the knowledge and the educated graduates to achieve climate neutrality.”

Dr. Dlugos also signed the Saint Francis Pledge to care for creation and the poor on behalf of the college. In signing this, the college acknowledges its role to protect the planet and advocate on behalf of people in poverty who face the harshest impacts of global climate change.

October 15, 2012
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