Green Team Projects Underway (please contact me if you want to help)
Set up energy efficiency Green Project Fund.
Solar photovoltaic installation on roof of Wildcat Field House.
Complete a STARS report for the campus.
Develop a comprehensive Sustainability Plan for the campus.
Develop a Climate Action Plan (includes biannual GHG emissions inventory update, plan and timeframe to reduce emissions, date to reach carbon neutrality) to enable ACUPCC signature.
Engage students in PowerShift NY energy actions.
Green Team Projects Completed
Onondaga Lake Conservation Corps volunteer action (5/16/15)
I Love My Park Day volunteer action (5/2/15)
Worked with OHSWA to implement campus-wide adoption of single stream recycling (8/18/14).
Added bicycle rack at Mohawk Residence Hall (2014).
Faculty workshop for infusing sustainability into curriculum (6/3/14).
State Park Clean Up Day volunteer action (5/3/14).
Installed electric vehicle charging stations (11/2013).
Completed waste audit of mixed-use administrative/academic building (Kunsela Hall) (4/24/13).
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, 2014). 2014 Power of SUNY competition against U Albany, Stony Brook, and New Paltz (4/4/14 - 4/25/14).
Local food day (Earth Day 2013, 2014).
Organized Sustainable Tour D'Utica climate action and awareness bicycle rides (2011, 2012).
Promoted Dark Green Days powerdown events (2012, 2013, 2014).
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 and Waste Reduction (October 2012, 2013, 2014).
New Course in Sustainability: Bio 106 Solutions for a Sustainable World (2012).