Assistant Professor for the Department of Plant Sciences Brad Collett received a 2013-14 Outreach and Engagement Incentive Grant for his project, Tennessee Sustainability Coordination Planning and Engagement (T-SCaPE.)
Collett’s proposal called for a summit of key players in sustainability activities to better coordinate efforts between University of Tennessee Landscape Architecture Programs and community partners. He and his colleagues, Gale Fulton and Valerie Friedmann of UT’s LAP, developed a plan for organizing communication between different sustainability agencies within the state. A summit meeting facilitated inter-organizational communication for planning and community development, and involved area planners, developers and organizers.
Read more about their work at service.utk.edu.