Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 35.40
Liaison Kirsten Gabrielsen
Submission Date Jan. 21, 2011
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Orange County Community College
ER-12: Sustainability Immersive Experience

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Joseph Zurovchak
Associate Professor
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Does the institution offer a program that meets the criteria for this credit?:

A brief description of the sustainability-focused immersive experience(s) offered by the institution:

Biology for Today: Students spent most of the course designing projects that promoted sustainability on campus (e.g., composting, use of environmentally-safe cleaning products, etc.).
Honor's Capstone courses: Some students have used this 2-semester course of independent study to research sustainability topics.
Engineering Dept: Students have designed and constructed a solar-powered car and a solar-powered boat.
Architectural Technology Dept: Students have participated in the Habitat for Humanity building program, and have designed a solar-powered bus stop.

The website URL where information about the immersive experience is available:

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