About the Institute

The Graham Sustainability Institute is a University of Michigan (U-M) Provost’s unit. We foster sustainability at all scales by leading stakeholder-centric activities that systematically bring together and harness 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 among academic, practitioner, and other stakeholder communities 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, experience diverse perspectives, think systemically, and pursue action-based learning throughout the world.

Institutional Leadership

2013 Annual Report (PDF)We foster sustainability excellence across the University of Michigan by leading discussions, planning, and coordination for university-wide sustainability strategies and activities.