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  • 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 ...
  • Kubler, Sarah; Cowley, Shawn; Youssef, Mina (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The presentation will explain a current research project that is being performed by students in the ECE department at KSU. The research project is to create a database and a website. The information being stored and ...
  • Schuberth, Gary (Kansas State University, 2009)
  • Griswold, Wendy (Kansas State University, 2010)
    Title: LEEP in Action: The Lawrence Environmental Education Project Author: Wendy Griswold, Center for Hazardous Substance Research, Kansas State University Abstract Community education plays a key role in informing ...
  • Gnat, Richard (Kansas State University, 2009)
    This paper examines the planning flexibility and the passive ventilation and lighting potential of the Chicago courtyard apartment building type through a systematic type / variant analysis of built examples. In an era of ...
  • Van Duyne, Wendy; Ammann, Darron (Kansas State University, 2011)
    With the spotlight shining even more brilliantly on the benefits of attending community colleges versus traditional 4-year higher learning institutions, what role do these colleges play in leading our Kansas communities ...
  • Zhou, Ying (Kansas State University, 2010)
    Today, the rapid development of modern science and technology has allowed humans to use many of these technological conveniences to improve daily life. At the same time because of these improvements and population growth, ...
  • Miller, Ruth Douglas; Hopkins, Mark; Brown, Amanda (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) began the Wind for Schools (WfS) Project as part of the Wind Powering America (WPA) Program. WfS was started to promote wind energy education among rural school teachers and ...
  • Lewis, Katrina; Dickinson, Torry; Lewis, Summer (Kansas State University, 2009)
    The educators introduce students to basic concepts and practices of sustainable development by exploring fair trade in the world today. They guide students in researching, creating, and implementing fair trade projects in ...
  • Bell, Michelle; Hasler, Fred (Kansas State University, 2011)
    Current techniques in calculation, design of lighting, and measurement primarily focus on how the human eye perceives illumination photopically. What we know is that at night the eye primarily utilizes scotopic vision, ...
  • Carter, David (Kansas State University, 2011)
    Time and money are two obstacles preventing companies from implementing energy-efficiency projects. To mitigate these concerns, the Kansas State University Pollution Prevention Institute (PPI) began an intern program that ...
  • Boguski, Terrie (Kansas State University, 2009)
    As concern about climate change increases, greenhouse gas inventories are being increasingly used as a measure of sustainable practices and a baseline for improvement by organizations and individuals. Carbon footprints ...
  • Knight, Jonathan (Kansas State University, 2011)
    A community has seven community assets: physical, environmental, cultural, social, financial, political, and human. Together these assets affect how a community develops, grows, and changes. This presentation, entitled ...
  • Klein, Melanie (Kansas State University, 2009)
    Citizens of Greensburg, Kansas say opportunity [1] emerged from tragedy when a May 2007 tornado leveled ninety-five percent of their rural community. The "opportunity" was to have a community-driven document that reflects ...
  • Brown, Susan (Kansas State University, 2009)
    One of the goals of a land grant university is to find out the needs of the community and work towards research and programming to meet those needs. The Energy Savings Store has over 5 years of “boots on the ground” ...
  • Anandhi, Aavudai (Kansas State University, 2012)
    This research develops impact assessments of climate change projections by incorporating climate variables (including water (SF, P), Heat (T, SR), carbon dioxide, relative humidity and wind speed) into existing process ...