Green Campus Initiative Projects Underway (please contact me if you want to help):
Campus Conservation Nationals residence hall energy and water competition (4/4/14 - 4/25/14) regionally competing against Vassar, Bard, RIT, SBU, St.John's, New Paltz.
Conducted Kunsella Hall waste audit (4/24/13). Now working with OHSWA to institute waste management & recycling improvements.
Develop SUNYIT Climate Action Plan (includes annual GHG emissions inventory update, plan and timeframe to reduce emissions, date to reach carbon neutrality) to enable ACUPCC signature.
Set up student project Green Revolving Loan Fund.
Complete a STARS report for the SUNYIT campus.
Engage students in PowerShift/NY Green Umbrella energy actions.
Set up faculty workshops for infusing sustainability into curriculum.
Develop a faculty missed-class online sustainability presentation.
Initiate post-consumer food waste composting for dining halls.
Recruit student EPA OnCampus ecoAmbassador.
Start USGBC/EWB/ESW Students Group @ SUNYIT, currently Education Lead on EWB Syracuse Professional Chapter's Guatemala school sanitation project.
Green Campus Initiative Projects Completed:
Completed first-ever Inventory of SUNYIT Greenhouse Gas Emissions (12/2011).
Lights-Off stickers deployed in Donovan Hall (2012).
Launched campus carpooling network 511NYRideshare (2012).
Competed in Campus Conservation Nationals residence hall energy and water challenge (April 2012, 2013).
Local food day (4/22/13).
Organized Sustainable Tour D'Utica climate action and awareness bicycle rides (2011, 2012).
Promoted Dark Green Days powerdown events (2012, 2013)
Relayed articles from Climate Change Information Project (2012, 2013).
Hosted LEED Building Showcase for USGBC Green Apple Schools Day of Service (September 2012, 2013).
Participated in EcoChallenge Energy Efficiency (October 2012, 2013).