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  • Cassias, Casey (Kansas State University, 2009)
  • Adams, Paul (Kansas State University, 2010)
    Kansas is the third windiest state in the nation and is centrally situated geographically for providing access to commercialized wind energy. Kansas wind could be a major contributor to an energy future for the United ...
  • Denney, Anne; Wigfall, LaBarbara James; Lester, Erica (Kansas State University, 2010)
    Professor Wigfall developed an environmental science experience for Upward Bound students between 7th and 12th grade from Topeka, KS. This summer 6- week course required students to understand the interrelationships of the ...
  • Erickson, Larry E. (Kansas State University, 2010)
    One Health refers to the interconnected nature of the health and well-being of people, animals and the environments that they share. Central to this idea, is the realization that adverse health-effects in one area are ...
  • Gordon, Joye (Kansas State University, 2009)
    Incidental learning is unplanned, perhaps unintentional. In a senior-level public relations cases course, case studies and readings dealing with environmental issues were utilized along with out-of-class experiential ...
  • Ashlock, Marcus; Gordon, Joye; Lavergne, Christopher (2009)
    Although we live in a world of frequent, nature-related disasters such as tornados in the Midwest, hurricanes along the eastern coast and earthquakes among the major fault lines in the west, many disasters experienced by ...
  • Maes, Sue; Anderson, Dawn; Peters, Jim (Kansas State University, 2010)
    Higher education institutions often compete with each other for students and faculty, offering similar courses while at the same time trying to market their institution’s strengths to best effect. Yet, the challenge of ...
  • Wisely, Samantha (Kansas State University, 2010)
    One Health refers to the interconnected nature of the health and well-being of people, animals and the environments that they share. Central to this idea, is the realization that adverse health-effects in one area are ...
  • Gabbard, Todd; Coates, Gary (Kansas State University, 2009)
    On May 4, 2007 an EF5 tornado, nearly two miles wide and packing winds of up to 205 miles per hour, cut a swath through Greensburg, KS, leveling 95% of the town’s buildings and leaving the rest of them uninhabitable. ...
  • Montelone, Beth A. (Kansas State University, 2010)
    One Health refers to the interconnected nature of the health and well-being of people, animals and the environments that they share. Central to this idea, is the realization that adverse health-effects in one area are ...
  • Brokesh, Dea (Kansas State University, 2010)
    Describes an urban stormwater management plan for the K-State Center for Child Development building.
  • Davis, Sherry (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The Healthy Ecosystems-Healthy Communities (HEHC) project works with communities to assess and protect their local natural resources using a public engagement process. It moves water quality to the forefront of community ...
  • Gabbard, Todd (Kansas State University, 2009)
  • Hasler, Fred (Kansas State University, 2011)
    In 2004 the City of Manhattan created the entity we now call the Flint Hills Discovery Center (FHDC). Funding was established in 2006 via $50 million in STAR bonds. The center is part of the South End Redevelopment and is ...
  • VanSchenkhof, Matthew (Kansas State University, 2011)
    Hospitality operations are considered the heaviest consumers of energy and water per square foot of building space among commercial industries. Water and its processing may make up more than 80% of hospitality operations’ ...
  • Hutchinson, Stacy L.; Meyers, Keith; Reinert, Dana; Crawford, Chris; White, Stacey Swearingen; Maes, Sue (Kansas State University, 2011)
    During this session, a panel will discuss the prospects of jointly developing degree or certificate programs in sustainability management by the Kansas Regents Institutions, including four-year universities, community ...
  • Calwell, Laura; Annett, Cynthia; Stephenson, R.J (Kansas State University, 2009)
    Friends of the Kaw (FOK) is the only grassroots, environmental organization whose sole purpose is to protect and preserve the Kansas River. In 2001 Friends of the Kaw joined the international Waterkeeper Alliance, and as ...
  • Knudsen, Brett; Stewart, Bill (Kansas State University, 2009)
    This presentation discusses some aspects of sustainability research at K-State at Salina. This lecture argues that horizontal axis wind turbines appropriate for use in the Salina campus. It expounds the reasons for using ...
  • Spexarth, Rebecca; Besler, Erica (Kansas State University, 2009)
    SEE Green is a year long student-driven campaign to developed by the Student Director of Sustainability in conjunction with the Student Sustainability Coalition. The K-State Director of Sustainability serves as the faculty ...