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Library Waste Assessment The goal of this project was to bring UCSC’s McHenry Library as close to being a zero waste facility as possible. Completed 09/04/2015
Recycling/Compost Yard Feasibility Study Conducting a study on the feasibility of establishing a recycling and compost yard on site. Proposed 09/04/2015
Waste Stream Database Creating a collaborative, central database to track the university's waste Proposed 09/04/2015
Research on Feasibilty of Carbon Accounting UCSC to researching the feasibility of carbon accounting as a vehicle for behavior change and clean energy project funding. Completed 09/04/2015
Advancement in Energy Storage Systems Advance energy storage technology with the synthesis of a graphene-based supercapacitor. In Progress 09/04/2015
Campus Weed Management Plan The goal of the campus weed management plan is to have a comprehensive overview of the UCSC campus' current weed management needs In Progress 09/04/2015
Green Labs Program To create a program that comprises of different determinants of sustainability and to pilot the program in 2 labs. In Progress 09/04/2015
UCSC Pathway Lighting replacing the incandescent light bulbs that are currently being used in the “lollipop” fixtures to energy efficient LED light bulbs. In Progress 09/04/2015
STARS A project that looks into all aspects of campus operations and rates UCSC according to a point scale of sustainability. Completed 09/04/2015
Renewable Energy Assessments The Renewable Energy Assessments project on campus is currently an IDEASS student-led project and has been on-going for two years come. In Progress 09/04/2015
The Bike Library A program that releases bike to students on a quarterly (and potentially daily!) basis from their reservoir of bikes for free! In Progress 09/04/2015
CHES Sustainability Assessment Through extensive research and interviewing, I have produced a final document summarizing sustainability efforts going on in CHES. Completed 09/04/2015
Village Compost Program The Compost Coordinator is responsible for organizing the weekly maintenance of the Village Compost Program. Completed 09/04/2015
West Remote Parking Lot Lighting Retrofit This project would retrofit the lighting system in the West Remote Parking Lot Completed 09/04/2015
Composting at Family Student Housing We are currently trying to create a model for an effective and efficient composting program for Family Student Housing Completed 09/04/2015