About the Institute

The Graham Sustainability Institute is a University of Michigan Provost’s unit. We foster sustainability at all scales by leading stakeholder-centric activities that systematically integrate talents across all U-M schools, colleges, and units. Our work focuses on three key areas:

Translational Knowledge

Institute Overview (PDF)We lead vibrant collaborations of academics, practitioners, and other stakeholders to advance sustainability scholarship and influence real-world decisions.

Transformative Learning

Summary of Activities (PDF)We cultivate sustainability leadership by helping students engage across disciplines, appreciate diverse perspectives, think systemically, and pursue action-based learning worldwide.

Institutional Leadership

2013 Annual Report (PDF)We propel sustainability excellence throughout the University of Michigan by guiding discussions, planning, coordination, and management for university-wide sustainability strategies and activities.

Recent Newsletter (PDF)