Sustainability Projects

Project Photo Category Status Students Involved with Project Total Funding Years
JVD Lighting Upgrades Photo shows the John Van Duzer Theater stage and seating. Campus Collaborations, Efficiency Upgrades, Lighting Upgrades Active: Planning and Design Amaya DeShasier $80,000 2022- present
Food Summit Image shows students talking with community food organizations at the Summit kick off event on the Cal Poly Humboldt quad on April 6, 2022. Campus Collaborations, Misc, Resources for Students Completed/Installed Darin Torres, Liszet Burgueño $29,100 2021-2022
Bicycle Shelter Image shows rectangle glass storage room with domed roof. Transportation Active: Planning and Design Justin Delgado, Liszet Burgueño $120,000 2021- present
Ethnobotanical Map Image shows a screen capture of the campus footprint with small green icons showing locations of plants. There is a pop up for one pin that has been clicked on the left hand side of the page showing a photo of thimbleberry. Campus Collaborations, Misc Status: Development Josefina Barrantes, Zeen Vincent, Sandra Zepeda, Karley Rojas $19,500 2021- present
Food Sovereignty Lab XPL265 Campus Collaborations, Misc, Resources for Students Active: Construction Amanda McDonald $80,000 2020- present
E-Bike for WRRAP- XHF039 Photo shows three wheeler Radburro E-Bike with storage space that was chosen for implementation. Campus Collaborations, Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed Austen Thibault, Jay Ryan, Aneika Perez, Toni Castillo $9,000 2019-2020
Greenspace Management- XHF038 South West lawn between Harry Griffith Hall and Child Development Lab 2019 Misc, Waste Management/Diversion Completed/Installed Jason Patrick Marcus Reid, Melissa D. Savage, Jacob Gellatly $35,000 2019- 2020
SRC Field House LED Lights- XHF036 Existing conditions of the field house lights Lighting Upgrades Completed/Installed Evan Gamman, Kainalu Asam, Tran Huyen (Sky) Pham $85,000 2018-present
FSH Fisheries Pumps- XHF033 Outdated Baldor pumps and motors with product information label. Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed Michael Academia $107,387 2018-2021
CCAT Mini-Split Heat Pump- XHF034 A woodstove in the CCAT common room served as the only source of space heating in the building as of 2019 Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed Anh Bui, McKenna Rayburn, Ben Nyugen, Gianna Spinosa Tesoro $88,652 2018-2021
Building Level Heat Pump Design - XHF037 Harry Griffith Hall, one of the buildings on Humboldt campus Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed Xavier Hernandez, Craig Mitchel, Christina Ortega $24,910 2018-2021
Marine Lab LED Retrofit- XHF029 Classroom at Telonicher Marine Lab Lighting Upgrades Active: Planning and Design Toni Castillo, Tran Huyen Phan, David Gould $120,000 2017-present
Shower Behavior Change- XHF026 two monitoring devices, one shower head that changes color while running, the other device is a screen with a timer and an animated polar bear on an ice berg that shrinks as the shower runs Behavior Change Campaigns, Resources for Students Completed/Installed Eduardo Valenzuela, Ty Muhovich, Cassidy Barrientos, Cody Hennings $7,221 2017-2020
Streetlight LED Upgrade- XHF028 Lighting Upgrades Completed/Installed Derek Ichien, Ty Muhovic, Josiah Norton, McKenna Rayburn $47,341 2017-2020
HEIF Film- XHF027 close up of two students trying out a new HEIF water bottle filling station with the HEIF logo in the foreground Misc, Resources for Students On Hold Adam Hayes, Erin McDonnald $13,000 2017-2019
JGC & KA Daylight Harvesting- XHF023 Lighting Fixtures in the J Dining Commons 2017 Lighting Upgrades Active: Planning and Design James Jeon, McKenna Rayburn, Jessica Solomon $8,800 2016-present
FAC MGMT Earth Tub Cover- XHF035 Existing conditions of the Earth Tub: covered by a gray tarp and weighed down by bricks and some other objects Campus Collaborations Active: Planning and Design Diana Orozco, McKenna Rayburn, Ben Nyugen, Gianna Spinosa Tesoro $10,000 2016-present
Water Filling Stations- XHF031 four reusable water bottles lined up on a ledge Resources for Students, Waste Management/Diversion Active: Construction Meredith Garrett, Emily Johnson, Megan Moore $20,760 2016-present
Smart parking- XHF032 one of the busy Humboldt parking lots on a sunny day Efficiency Upgrades, Resources for Students On Hold Aisha Cissna, Michael Ramirez, Amanda Lagasca, Ty Muhovich $66,000 2016-present
CCAT Water Heater Replacement- XHF019 welcome sign at the CCAT building Campus Collaborations, Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed Austin Anderson, Solomon Clark, Bryann Allen, Alyssa Marquez, Akash Dixit $9,000 2016-2021
SERC PV Array Supplement- XHF017 aerial view of the Schatz Center with PV array on the roof Solar Completed/Installed Jake Rada, Patrick Hassett, Natalie Rynne, Jake Rada, Lowen Hobbs $34,984 2016-2019
Exterior Compost Bins- XHF020 Resources for Students, Waste Management/Diversion Completed/Installed Shohei Morita, Tessa Lance $14,000 2016-2017
Campus Wall- XHF018 screenshot of the Campus Wall website Campus Collaborations, Waste Management/Diversion Completed/Installed Tessa Lance, Anne Maher $2,400 2016- ongoing
Housing Lighting LED Retrofit- XHF022 existing conditions: lollipop head lighting fixtures outside of Jolly Giant Commons. Lighting Upgrades Active: Planning and Design Aisha Cissna, Matthew Ware, Jacob Rowe, Sarah Shaghasi $39,000 2015-present
Sci D Interior Lighting Upgrade- XHF030 Outside view of Science D building Lighting Upgrades Active: Construction Zander Kurnizki, Danielle Stepien, Amanda Ramirez-Sebree, Andrea Calleros $16,000 2015-present
Music Art Lighting LED Retrofit- XHF024 exiting lighting fixtures, before retrofit Lighting Upgrades Completed/Installed Molly Daly, Delia Bense­Kang, Friedel Pretorius, Jessica Solomon $69,864 2015- 2021
Restroom Hand Dryer Retrofit- XHF025 illustration of the dyson hand dryer, which dries hands when they are inserted into a slit at the top of the machine Waste Management/Diversion On Hold Bryce Goldstein $20,000 2014-present
Green Workplace Equipment- XHF021 Picture shows a smart power strip Campus Collaborations, Efficiency Upgrades Active: Construction Rachel Londer $7,440.86 2014- Present
Cold Water Laundering Program- XHF014 Informational poster for cold water laundering Behavior Change Campaigns Completed/Installed John Lococo $2,495 2013-2020
Bi-Level LED Walkway- XHF011 Lighting Upgrades Defunded Kenneth L. Osia, Melissa Lancaster 0 2013-2019
Greenhouse HVAC Retrofit- XHF013 existing conditions rusty pipes and machinery Efficiency Upgrades On Hold Leabeth Peterson, Jessica Jewett, Jocelyn Gwynn $60,777 2013- present
Green Workplace Assessment- XHF010 Image shows the yellow Energy Guide sticker for an energy efficient refrigerator from 2013. Campus Collaborations, Efficiency Upgrades Active: Construction Jenna Bader, John Lococo $20,000.00 2013- Present
Lighting Control Pilot Project- XHF015 Lighting Upgrades On Hold Karen Kniel, Kenneth Osia $4,500 2013 - present
Nat Res Retrofit Air Handler- XHF003 Existing Conditions of the old air handler. Some fume exhaust fans appear to have their stacks modified. Efficiency Upgrades On Hold Nicholas Riedel $30,000 2012-present
Zimride Ride Sharing Program- XHF001 "Splitting gas at mile 1 and splitting the chorus at mile 101." Two women smiling in a car on a sunny day. Resources for Students, Transportation Completed/Installed Brietta Linney, Danielle Ballard $25,000 2012-2015
Reusable Dishware- XHF008 Open reusable to-go box Waste Management/Diversion Completed/Installed Jesse Shrader, Adrienne Spitzer $35,450 2012-2014
HArt- XHF009 attendees engaging in a live art demonstration that focused on plastic water bottle waste Campus Collaborations Completed/Installed Juliene Sinclair, Ashley Mobley $5,293 2012-2014
SBS Retrofit- XHF005 Efficiency Upgrades Defunded Shira Wedemeyer $2750 2011-2014
Marine Lab Seawater Recir Syst- XHF004 Small octopus on the upper right corner of its tank. Previous Conditions around 2011 Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed Chhimii Dorji, Taylor Edwards, Ryan Gustafson, Zach Johnson $9,631 2010-2013
IT Server Virtualization Campus Collaborations, Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed James Robinson, Devin Fredericksen, Nolan Kloer $20,000 2010-2011
Fulkerson Hall Replace Lights- XHF006 new lights inside of Fulkerson Hall above the main stage Lighting Upgrades Completed/Installed Laudie Jamois $37,937 2009-2013
Hand Dryers two hands resting downwards inside of a Dyson hand dryer Waste Management/Diversion Completed/Installed Juliene Wintermute, James Robinson, Kira Rose $8,900 2009-2010
Relamp Library aisle between colorful book cases inside of the library Lighting Upgrades Completed/Installed Fred McNeal, Meg Harper, Luke Scheidler, Maxime Tanti $5,291 2009-2010
Relight Redwood Bowl Lighting Upgrades Completed/Installed Kale Roberts, Jamila Ghoul, Sarah Schneider $259,770 2009-2009
Sci D E HVAC System Upgrade- XHF007 Efficiency Upgrades Completed/Installed Blair Kinser, Peter Johnstone, James Robinson IV $137,538 2008-2015
Old Music PV- XHEF071 Music building with solar panels on a foggy day Solar Completed/Installed Kristen Radecsky, Peter Johnstone, James Robinson, Nathan Chase $94,943 2008-2009
SoRMS Upgrade- XHEF072 students doing a maintenance check on SoRMS in 2018 Campus Collaborations Completed/Installed Andrea Allen, Juliette Bohn, James Apple, Colin Sheppard $2,901 2008-2009
Waste Diversion Receptacles- XHF002 Resources for Students, Waste Management/Diversion Completed/Installed Kathleen Robinson, Emily Creegan, Nicholas Tringale, Stacie Bartram $3,759 2008-2009
CCAT Solar Thermal Campus Collaborations, Solar Completed/Installed Danielle Ladimir, Jeff Steuben $16,643 2007-2009