Category Archives: Manoa Sustainability Council

UHMSC March Meeting Minutes

April 15 – Al Gore & Stan Sheriff – 10,000 seats, should be sold out

  •  & adult and maybe student participation in closer-knit group (invite-only)
  • UH Sea Grant will send out invite in next few weeks

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1/15/14 Sustainability Council Agenda

SUSTAINABILITY COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA

Wednesday, January 15, 2014  *  3:00 – 4:30 PM *  HIG 210

 

SPECIAL PRESENTATION:  Joe Caldwell & Sandy Maeda discuss the UH Community Colleges Energy Audit by Johnson Controls (3:30 – 4:30 pm)

1.Introductions & … Read the rest

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12/04/13 Sustainability Council Minutes

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12/04/13 Sustainability Council Agenda

SUSTAINABILITY COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 * 3:00 – 4:30 PM * HIG 210

AGENDA: Discussion of proposed projects and efforts
1. Introductions- name & affiliation (sign in sheet; estim time: 10 min.)
2. Announcements: (estim. time: 10 minutes)… Read the rest

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Sustainability Project Proposals and Comments

The following projects were proposed at the last Sustainability Council Meeting:

  • Hiring a SOFT manager to provide continuity and profitability – Powerpoint
  • Improvements to the Sustainability Council Courtyard - Powerpoint
  • Energy monitoring and energy monitoring to achieve net zero energy
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11/06/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Minutes

MEETING MINUTES

RE:                 UHM Sustainability Council Meeting

DATE:           6 November 2013

LOCATION: HIG 210

TIME:            3:00 – 4:30 pm

PRESENT:   See attached 11/6/13 sign in sheet.

AGENDA:  Announcements and Presentation of proposed Sustainability Council focus items for … Read the rest

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11/06/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Agenda

SUSTAINABILITY COUNCIL MEETING * Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Place and time: HIG 210, 3:00 – 4:30 PM

AGENDA: Presentation on proposed focus items for the next 6 months — November 2013 thru April 2014

  • Introductions (sign in sheet)
  • Announcements
    • Update

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10/02/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Minutes

MEETING MINUTES
 RE:                  UHM Sustainability Council Meeting
DATE:            2 October 2013
LOCATION:  HIG 210
TIME:             3:30 – 5:00 pm
PRESENT:      undocumented (we will have sign in sheets in future meetings)

AGENDA:

  1. Review structure and mission of
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10/02/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Agenda

Place and time: HIG 210, 3:30 – 5:30 PM

AGENDA:  Discuss sustainable passions and assign topics to focus on over the next 6 months — November 2013 thru April 2014
  • 3:30 – Review SUSTAINABILITY COUNCIL STRUCTURE within context of MISSION
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09/04/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Agenda

Place and time: HIG 210, 3:30 – 5:30 PM

  • 3:30-3:45 Welcome Back
  • 3:45-4:00 Sustainable Transportation
  • Recap on Accomplishments:
  • 4:00-4:15 Ban on Styrofoam
  • 4:15-4:30 System Sustainability Policy
  • 4:30-4:45 Recycling
  • 4:45-5:00 EPA Food Recovery Challenge
  • 5:00-5:30 Other Topics
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5/01/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Agenda

Place and time: HIG 210, 3:30 – 5:30 PM

  • 3:30-3:45 Introductions
  • 3:45-4:00 Proposed Sustainability Institute (Susan)
  • 4:00-4:15 Campus Clean Up Projects (Brent)
  • 4:15-4:30 Campus Recycling (Roxanne)
  • 4:30-4:45 Earth Month Updates (Lindsey, Stephen, Doorae)
  • 4:45-5:00 UH System Sustainability Summit briefing (Kevin,
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4/03/13 Meeting Notes

UHM Sustainability Council
April 3, 2013
Meeting Minutes

Attendees: Kevin Griffin (Planning), Eileen Peppard, Gabriel Saehfer-Smith (SOFT), Leila Shi, Doorae Shin (Surfrider), Somer Reid (Planning), Sharon Ching Williams (Planning), Susan Hippensteele (Chancellor’s Office), Donna Ojiri (Sodexho), Austin Barnes (ORE/KYA Studio), Read the rest

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4/03/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Agenda

Place and time: HIG 210, 3:30 – 5:30pm

• 3:30-3:45: Introductions
• 3:45-4:00: EPS Foam Policy Draft
• 4:00-4:10: Sustainability Courtyard Sink
• 4:10-4:20: DNLR Presentation
• 4:20-4:40: EPA Reward Internships for Sustainable Employment (RISE) program
• 4:40-4:50: 1st Annual Hawai‘i Sustainability in Higher Education Summit… Read the rest

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3/06/13 Meeting Notes

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3/06/13 Sustainability Council Meeting Agenda

Place and time: HIG 210, 3:30 – 5:30pm

  • 3:30-3:40: Introductions (All)
  • 3:40-4:00: The Curb’s Proprietor (Sumner Ohye)
  • 4:00-4:20: Update on Styrofoam Policy (Susan Hippensteele)
  • 4:20-4:50: Earth Month
  • 4:50-5:05: UH System Sustainability Summit (Philip Johnson, John Cusick, Susan Hippensteele)
  • 5:05-5:15: SOFT
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2/06/13 Sustainability Council Agenda

UHM Sustainability Council
HIG 210
2/6/2013
3:30 – 5:30 pm

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3:30 Chancellor’s Sustainability Policy Kevin Griffin
3:35 Engineering Projects Tony Kuh
3:45 Sodexo Marc Nakamoto
4:15 Styrofoam Update Robert Perkinson
4:30 SOFT Update Jeana C
4:50 National Climate Change Petition
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1/16/13 Meeting Notes

2013.01.16_Meeting notes

Leilei: Styrofoam ban, 3 bills drafted. Other places that have banned Styrofoam, over 70 cities and counties, so all universities in those areas have bans.  Country of Haiti banned it.

Robert: University should be leader in sustainability, not … Read the rest

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1/16/13 Sustainability Council Agenda

UHM Sustainability Council
HIG 210
1/16/2013
3:30 – 5:30 pm

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  Styrofoam Robert P
UHM Strategic Plan
Sustainability Initiative Update
Landscape Master Plan
Steve M
UH System Sustainability Philip J
Sustainable UHM Stephen S
Mortarboard Brent K
  Other Items
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Minutes of 11/7/12 Manoa Sustainability Council meeting

Sam King – update on three campus projects:

  • Lighting: retrofit planned is currently “in legal” in UH system (apparently writing language to put out to bid).
  • PV: PPA for campus, new approach is to break up into phases starting with
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Agenda for 10/3/12 Manoa Sustainability Council Meeting

Time/Place: 3:30-5:30pm, Kuykendall Hall #307

  1. Welcome and Introductions (Group- 10 minutes)
  1. The UHM Sustainability Council Organizational Development
    1. Minutes from September meeting
    2. Progress since September and connection to UH System Sustainability (Philip Johnson / Steve Meder – 5-10  minutes)
    3. Web Connections
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Achieving Our Destiny: 2011‐2015 Strategic Plan Initiative 4 (MSC Revision)

The following is a revised version of Strategic Plan Initiative 4 created by a working group from the Manoa Sustainability Council during September, 2012.

Sustainability is a core value that cross ‐cuts each of the four strategic goals outlined in … Read the rest

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Minutes of 9/5/12 Manoa Sustainability Council Meeting

1. Introductions

2. UHMSC Structure:

Voting Members:

  • Student Housing representative; interested and motivated, official spot puts their skin in the game. About 4,000 students living on campus. Good suggestion.
  • Food services? Public commitment, Sudexo? Others? Food services person in UH auxillary
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About the Manoa Sustainability Council

The Manoa Sustainability Council, formerly known as the Manoa Sustainability Corps, is an organization composed of students, faculty, and staff concerned with sustainability issues that is charged with providing advice and council to the Chancellor regarding sustainability issues on the … Read the rest

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