Approval to Change the Name of the Bidwell Environmental Institute to the Institute for Sustainable Development

Executive Memorandum 07-007

April 30 , 2007

From: Paul J. Zingg, President

Subject: Approval to Change the Name of the Bidwell Environmental Institute to the Institute for Sustainable Development

INSTITUTE FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Upon the recommendation of the Academic Senate and with the concurrence of the Provost, I approve the name change of the Bidwell Environmental Institute to the Institute for Sustainable Development, effective spring 2007. The Institute is supported by the colleges of Agriculture, Natural Sciences, Behavioral and Social Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science, and Construction Management and the Office of Sponsored Programs. A complete description of the Institute's activities may be found at their website.