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ANUgreen sustainability office internships

  • Bista, S. (2012). "A comparative analysis of the ACT Government's Weathering the Change: Draft Action Plan 2: Pathway to a sustainable and carbon neutral ACT" and ANU Environmental Management Plan.
  • Bullock, J. (2011). "Rooftop analysis of photovoltaic potential".
  • Christoe, S. (2010). "Sustainable Campus Dining at Bruce Hall".
  • Coonan, E. (2011). "Building thermal envelope project".
  • Daines, N. (2009). "Carbon Sequestration on ANU Properties".
  • Dunn, M. (2009). "Climate change resilience" Bachelor of Philosophy and ANUgreen internship.
  • Foo, D. (2008). "Green Roofs for Sustainable Development".
  • Giugovaz, C. (2007) "Environmental Sustainability Report for the Fenner Festival of Ideas Conference and Gala Dinner".
  • Hartcher, T. (2007). "An in-depth and critical analysis of the marketing mix used to promote the ANUgreen carpooling program".
  • Hodgkinson, J. (2007). "ANUgreen Battery Recycling Program Battery Recycling".
  • Holyman, B. (2012). "Plan for promoting carpooling".
  • Khor, J. (2011). "A Greener ANU Car Fleet".
  • Leonardo, M. (2010). "An Assessment of Available Options for a Carbon Offset Scheme at ANU Carbon Offsetting".
  • Loong, J.S. (2009). "Recycling training module - Comingled Recycling".
  • Loong, J.S. (2010). "Recycling Training module for cleaners".
  • Nayak, S. and Suryanarayanan, P. "ANU Green Building modules for Pulse on-line training".
  • Nguyen, V. (2010). "Usage of water bottles and water fountains on campus".
  • McIntosh,L. (2008). "Energy & Water Usage Good & Bad Performing Buildings".
  • Melati (2011). "Organise Celebrate Sustainability Day."
  • Melati (2011). "Commuter Facility Audit".
  • Milligan, A. (2007) "Fenner Festival of Ideas: Proposal for Student Participation".
  • Phelps, L. (2009). "ANU Carbon Emissions Inventory".
  • Pinsom, M. (2007) Emissions/Energy Consumption.
  • Robinson, K. (2010). "Move out Recycling".
  • Stubbs, N. (2007). "Social Sustainability in a university context: Recommendations for ANU". Suryanarayanan, P. (2010). "Developing a Planting Guide for Energy Savings on Campus Emissions/ Energy Consumption".
  • Sutton, P. (2006). "Pedalling Change: Changing Transport Modes on Campus AND Changing Transport Mode on Campus: A critical systems thinking (CST) approach". Combined ANUgreen Internship and ECOS3006 Ecology and Social Change.
  • Sze-en Foo, G. (2007) Green Power.
  • Tarzia, M. (2010). "Student Project Catalogue for ANUgreen projects".
  • Tebecus, M. (2010). "International Sustainable Campus Network ANU case study".
  • Tian, M. (2010). "Cost Effectiveness of ANU Sustainability Initiatives.
  • Tidemann, C. (2010). "Enumeration of Indian Mynas (Acridotheres tristis) on the Acton campus of ANU". March-May 2010.
  • Trundle, A. (2009). "Park & Ride Feasibility Study Report Bus Services".
  • Wai Wah Chan, N. (2007). "Survey on International Student Engagement in Sustainability Program".
  • Westgate, M. (2007). "Patterns of Bird Species Diversity in the Lower Sullivans Creek Catchment".
  • Zhu, J. (2007). "Electricity".
  • Zhu, J. (2007). "Fenner Hall: How Sustainable Can We Go?" (Halls and Colleges) Internship and research coursework.
  • Zhu, J. (2007). "Greening the University Fleet: Biodiesel at ANU".

International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)internships

  • Aman, T., Chao, C., Lamoureux, B., Logg-Scarvell, J. (2009). "Cultivating Green Student Engagement: Exploring Leading Practices of Student Engagement in Sustainability at the University of British Columbia and Australian National University, with Recommendations Made to the University of Toronto". University of Toronto Exchange Program.
  • Chen, W. (2010). "Reinvigorating the ANU Sustainability Awards".
  • Green, E. (2008). "Measuring and Monitoring Ecological Function in Canberra".
  • Hinkle, J. (2008). "Level of student engagement in sustainability issues at the Australian National University (ANU)".
  • Howe, C. (2007). "Green Star Evaluation of Fenner School Buildings". ANU-Yale Sustainability Exchange.
  • Kronbak, K. (2012). "ANUgreen triennial survey".
  • Miller, R. (2012). "ANU Heritage trails".
  • Nayak, S. (2009). "Green building comfort guide".
  • Ravi, N. (2011). "Energy audit i-phone app".
  • Shiner, A. (2009). "Bruce Hall Food Project".
  • Skophammer, D. (2010). "Sustainability audit tool for energy and water in residential halls".
  • Smiley Smith, S. (2009). "Benchmarking IARU member institution campus sustainability efforts".
  • Thougaard, S. (2011). "Smart bike program feasibility report".
  • Van Epp, M. (2010). "IARU University Sustainability Toolkit".
  • Wood, C. (2011). "Changing Staff Energy Use Behaviour at Copenhagen University: The Windmill Program".  A Consultancy Report for Green Campus, KU.
  • Young, A. (2008). "Communications Products for Sustainability".

Undergraduate coursework projects

  • Anderson-Smith, C. (2007). "Reduction and Abatement of Emissions". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Allami, A. Freeman, B., Afonso, A., Chu, P., Arudovo, W., Leonardo, M., Tian, Y. (2010). "Estimating the Human Value for A Restoration Project in Sullivan's Creek: Findings from a Contingent Valuation Survey". MDB 8002, Environmental Decision Making.
  • Bawden, Dixon, Lam, Mickalos, and Rolls (2009). "Implementing Energy Savings Policies in Computer Labs through the Purchase of Server Management Software". MGMT2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Beardsley, C. S., Gardner, C., Johnson, B., Mahmild, S. S. and Robinson, S. (2007). "ANU Car Fleet CEF Proposal". MGMT3001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Boom, M. (2010). "A CBA of Carbon sequestration on ANU rural properties". MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.
  • Boydell, E. Chan, G. McKenzie, A. (2008). "Better to Build Green Now Than Offset Later at ANU? The Case of the Jaeger 5 Extension".
  • Briggs, M. (2007). "Carbon sequestration or renewable energy credits - which carbon abatement scheme has the best environmental outcome?" SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Carlson (2010). "Biodiversity Sullivan's Creek". MDB 8002, Environmental Decision Making.
  • Chang, F.C., Brodie-Starr, M., Fanbat, B., Tioti, J. "Carbon Footprint". (2010). SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Chen, L. (2007). "What existing government greenhouse reduction/abatement strategies or policies may be of relevance to ANU?" SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Cheok, C.P., Ho, J., Kwan, D. (2009). "Social Sustainability for ANU". MGMT3001 Corporate Sustainability".
  • Chew, F.S., Shau, K., Lee, E., Tariq. "Business Case: Recycled Paper Purchasing Policy." (2009) MGMT3001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Coad, E. et al (2011). "ANUgreen behaviour change outcomes". ENVS3040.
  • Collins, K. (2007). "Carbon sequestration or renewable energy credits - which carbon abatement scheme has the best environmental outcome?" SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Comacchio, T. Johnson, K. Verkuil, L. (2007) "Marketing Assignment on organic waste recycling at ANU Organic Waste Recycling". BUSN1004.
  • Cristoe, S., Sculthorp, J. and Wood, C. (2010). "Sustainable Food Principles for College Caterers: Prospects for incorporating more sustainable food options into ANU's catered colleges". Human Futures.
  • Damon, Z., Nguyen, L., Sinha, J. and von Ungern-Sternberg, L. (2007). "Reduction and Abatement of Emissions". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Dastidar, Pang, and Younger, (2010). "Most cost-effective way to meet water reduction targets of zero potable water by 2015" MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Dexter, D. "Green Power , Soft System Project". Human Futures Donaldson, A. Hall, R. Margrie, P. and Thorngaard, C. (2009). "Cost- Benefit Analysis of an Artificial Turf Field on Willows Oval". MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • East, R., Harris, R. Johnson, A. Shan Lau, I., Mohebbati-Arany, R., Scott, R. (2009). "Underlying behaviours of College Residents that impede the maximum utilisation of the Australian National University HotRot Organic Recycling Project". ENVS3036-Integrative Research Methods.
  • Ellis, T. "Reduction and Abatement of Emissions". (2007). SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Engle, J (2007). "Instilling change for a sustainable future: How Australian Universities are creating a sustainability ethic in their students".
  • Glendining, N., Lowson, C., and Vicol, M. (2007) Heating/Cooling System, Soft System Project." Human Futures.
  • Greenlees, J. Streatfeild, G., Minh Trieu, A., and Evershed, J. (2008). "Sustainable transport at ANU" Course Work.
  • Illfield, A. Lang G. and Sirel, K. (2008). "ANU Colleges Spring Clean-Up Consultants Report Produced for ANUgreen". SRES 3021 - Human Futures.
  • Haider (2010). "Sullivan Creek Project Report". MDB 8002, Environmental Decision Making.
  • Hanye Ang, H., Amily Ho, A., Andy Leng, A. and Low A.J. (2009). "Warm Season Turf Feasibility Study for ANU". MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Harris, N. (2009). "Emissions/Energy Consumption". Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Highly, S. (2010). "Proposal to reduce bottled water consumption at ANU". MGMT2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Heywood, E. (2007). "Carbon sequestration or renewable energy credits - which carbon abatement scheme has the best environmental outcome?" SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Hogan, Thompson and Vann-Sander (2008). "A scoping study of implementing a Gratis Student Bike Loan Program at the Australian National University Bicycle Programs - Bike Loan Course Work". Human Futures.
  • Holloway, P. (2007). "Carbon Footprint". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Howell, E.A., Jeffery, B.G., Spencer, G.S.Q. (2007) "Carbon Off-setting". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Huyen (2010). "Biodiversity Sullivan's Creek". MDB 8002, Environmental Decision Making.
  • Jain, A. Singh, G., Johari M., and Zhu, T. (2010). "The division of benefits accrued from electricity savings by solar panels". MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.
  • Jia Ying, T. (2007). "Developing a food recycling culture for university students, in support of the new Hot Rot Food Waste Management System". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Johns, O., Stubbs, N. (2007). "Are Sustainability Initiatives Sustainable? A systematic intervention into the practices of ANUgreen".
  • Kearns, R., Marpudin, M., Seethiah K. and Zimny, A. (2010). "Cost effective ways to meet zero potable water on landscape target". MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability".
  • Kilby, L., Leahy T. and Whalen, S. (2010). "Hazardous Waste Water Disposal - a business case for an improved ANU model" MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability".
  • Kiley, D., Tamayo del Solar, H., Radcliffe, J. White, V. (2009). "A report on voluntary carbon management for academic air travel at the Australian National University (ANU)". MGMT2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Kluttz, S, Ping Bao, J & Kwak, M (2010). "Business case for Solar at MSO and Kioloa" MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.
  • Lafferty, R., Horton, P., Timms, G. and Bennetto, J. (2010). "CBA of Willows Oval 4th Gen synthetic turf". MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability".
  • Lane, S., Lepparde, A. (2008). "Green Energy/Green Power" Course Work.
  • Luo, L. (2010). "Report for the Green Infrastructure Project in Sullivan's Creek". MDB 8002, Environmental Decision Making.
  • McDonald, T. (2006). "Lowering impacts or closing the loop? An investigation of the ANU organic recycling project" ECOS3006 Ecology and Social Change.
  • McRae, C. (2007). "Carbon Sequestration". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Messenger, T. (2007) "Carbon Off-setting". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Michie, K. (2008). "Using contingent valuation to explore willingness to pay for green power: A case study in Burton and Garran Hall Green Power". IDEC 8053: Environmental Economics.
  • Mikhailovich, N. and Roy, C. (2009). "Exploring the dynamic relationship between student income, hunger, nutrition, and academic performance at ANU: A Systemic intervention". Human Futures ENVS 3021.
  • Miljus, Noorjahan, Sykes and Linley (2010). "Energy Reductions at Mount Stromlo" MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Miller McCall, R. (2009). "Moving ANU Towards Sustainable Air Travel" GreenSteps.
  • Mohebbati-Arany, Khan, U. (2009). "Environmentally Friendly Disposal of IT Waste at ANU: A Cost Benefit Analysis". MGMT2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Moon, K. (2010). "A Research Report for Biodiversity Hotspot Project". MDB 8002, Environmental Decision Making.
  • Moon, S. (2010). "CBA of Willows Oval 4th Gen synthetic turf". MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Noble, D. (2008)". Campus Carbon Cops".
  • O'Brien, D., Neill, K., Nolan, C., Riethmuller, S. (2007) "Carbon Off-setting". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Peake, K. Walker, G. (2009). "Improving the efficiency of stationary product use at ANU: An adaptation of the life-cycle assessment". ECOS3005 Sustainable Systems.
  • Pewnim, P. (2007). "Carbon Footprint". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Phang, S.P. (2007). "Carbon Footprint". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Pool, S. (2007). "Carbon Footprint". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Potts, H., Taylor, C., Grimwade, W. and Hoey, J. (2010). "Carbon neutrality at Kioloa campus: Feasibility of Installing Solar Panels". MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.
  • Pritchard, B. (2007). "Carbon Footprint". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Ritchie, J. (2007). ""Reduction and Abatement of Emissions". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Rowe, A-L. (2007). "ANU Vehicle Fleet and the Sustainability of Hybrid Cars". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Royce, S. (2007). "Carbon Footprint". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Ruffin, M. (2007). "Electricity, Soft System Project". Human Futures.
  • Salazar, H. (2010). "Carbon Sequestration Through an Ecosystem Based Approach". ANUgreen Internship.
  • Salih, A., Chan, B., Nadimpalli, K. (2009). "Energy Efficient Vehicles: A Cost-Benefit analysis for the ANU fleet". MGMT 2001 Corporate Sustainability.
  • Sheldon, P. (2008). "The effect of distance on transport choices of ANU staff and students in Canberra Transport Modes". SRES3024 Applied GIS.
  • Spilling, J. (2008). Viability of stationary hydrogen fuel cells for power generation on the ANU Campus. Course Work.
  • Soh, S.Y.A. (2007). "Reduction and Abatement of Emissions". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Tait and Botes (2010). "ANU Energy Descent Action Plan". Human Futures.
  • Talent, M. (2007). "Emissions/Energy Consumption". Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Tan, Y., Chan, I., Chong, C., Chiu, M. and Johnny (2010). "Cost effective ways for ANU to meet 20% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2015" MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.
  • Thornton, A., Varua, A. Mountier, H., Humphreys, K. and Sawhney, R. (2010). "Proposal for Achieving ANU target emissions by 2015 Emissions" MGMT 2001 Corp Sustainability.
  • Tran, P. (2010). "Carbon Neutrality: Every little step we take". MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.
  • Nugent, C., Langley, T. and Riethemuller, T. (2010). "Sustainable Catering for Events on Campus". Human Futures.
  • Vann-Sander, S. (2007) "Carbon Off-setting". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Wagstaff, S. (2007). "Carbon Footprint". SRES3020 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • Wijaya, A., Wenas,P., Webster R. and Cheng, X. (2010). "Cost Effective way to reduce CO2 emissions by 20% by 2015 Electricity". MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.
  • Xiaolei Chen, Peter Heywood, Xin Huang, Jessica Morthorpe and Xiaohua Zhang (2010). carbon Neutrality of MCC". MGMT 2001: Corporate Sustainability.

Independent research projects

  • Burgher, I. (2010). "Conservation Value of Grassy Box Woodland Remnants by Old Canberra House" (combined IRP and ANUgreen Internship project).
  • McMillin, J. (2006). "Learning Communities: Toward a new model of education for sustainability in higher education". Ransan-Elliott, H. (2008). "A soft systems analysis of the ANU Sustainability Learning Community".
  • Taylor, A. (2008). "Getting Lean by Going Green: Guiding Changes in Transport Behaviour for Better Health and Sustainability".

Higher degree research projects

  • Bhinekawati, R. (2010). "Social Capital and Sustainable Value Creation: A Case Study of ANUgreen Coursework" Qualitative Research Methods (Business & Economics coursework towards a PhD).
  • Hogan, B. (2008). "Implementation of Heat Recovery Devices in the ANU". Honours Thesis, ENGN4200.
  • Kalsi, A., Liu, Y., Ralda, P., Rosario, E. (2009). "An integrated community building approach to social sustainability at the Australian National University". MGMT7007 Management for Sustainability.
  • Kraus, K. (2007). "Comparison of the environmental costs of ANU sending one ton of food waste to the landfill and processing it at the HotRot composting system respectively". SRES6507 Greenhouse Science and Policy.
  • McMillin, J. (2007). "Student engagement in education for sustainability at the Australian National University". Masters Thesis.
  • Moosa, L. Sutanto, E. Zhou, J. (2008). Business Case: Residential Green Building in the Australian National University. Course Work. MGMT7007: Managing for Sustainability.
  • Murray et al. (2009). "Bike Generators at ANU Gym" Population Health NCEPH.
  • Wander, A. (2012). "Achieving high standards of food waste composting". PhD thesis.
  • Yiu, T. (2010). "Improving urban forest risk management in the bush capital, Canberra, Australia".

GreenSteps projects

  • Agyei, K. (2011). "Sustainable initiatives for carbon neutrality at ANUSA" Bhagwat, T. (2011). "Power Consumption for the Cooling System of the ANU HPC facility".
  • Bista, S. (2011). "Reducing emissions from Palerang's vehicle fleet."
  • Bosman, R. (2010). "A report on energy, water and C02 from current Dutch Embassy building in Canberra".
  • Buultjens, S. and Shannon, R. (2011). "Energy Audit of the National Gallery of Australia".
  • Coad, E. (2011). "Review of comments to the ANU Sustainability Office (ANUgreen)".
  • de Guzman, K. (2011). "Move out Recycling".
  • Dharmadhikari, S. and Weir, N. (2011). "ACTsmart public event recycling program internship".
  • Diomampo, C. (2011). "Lake Burley Griffin Management Framework: Legislation and Policy".
  • Fernandes, S. (2010). "Green Steps Internship National Convention Centre Canberra".
  • Fernandes, S. (2010). "Sustainable Cities Awards - presenting results of winning entries".
  • Foo, V. (2009). "Waste results from Student Audits".
  • Holyman, B. (2010). "Vulnerability assessment for Office of the Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment".
  • Johnson, A. (2009). "Baseline for water saving projects at the Southern Cross Early Childhood School".
  • Johnsson, J. (2010). "A report on the audit assessments of ACT government environmental reporting".
  • Juodelyte, L. (2010). "Environmental Audit of the National Convention Centre".
  • Khaw, H. (2010). "University of Canberra Carbon Inventory".
  • Khaw, H. (2010). "National Gallery of Australia Evaluation of Electricity Usage"
  • Kluttz, S. (2010). "Palerang Council Emissions Inventory Report".
  • Knight, M. (2010). "An Environmental Strategy for Indigenous Business Australia".
  • Levi, A. (2010). "Indigenous Business Australia environmental projections and strategies".
  • Millin, J. (2011). "Cost/Benefit Analysis of the Implementation of an Energy-efficient LED Lighting System in the National Convention Centre, Canberra".
  • Robinson, Kate (2010). "Dickson Motor Vehicle Registry Building: Resource Management Plan". GreenSteps project.
  • Rutherford, S. (2011). "Implementing the Environmental Strategy for Indigenous Business Australia".
  • Salazar, H. (2010). "Report on Waste Management Practices in the ACT".
  • Thanavelil, E.J. (2010). "An energy and water audit of the ANU Student Association".
  • Tian, M. (2010). "Palerang Council Carbon Inventory".
  • Ummul Wara, M. (2011). "Sustainable Cities Award Nominations".
  • Xin Quao, D. (2010). "Energy Efficiency Options for the ANU Students Association".
  • Xin Quao, D. (2010). "Retrofitting buildings to reduce greenhouse gas emissions".
  • Wang, C. (2010). "Water Efficiency Report Southern Cross Early Childhood School".
  • Vyas, B. (2011). "ANU Carbon Inventory".

Green office program reports

  • Lede, E. (2007). "ANU College of Law".
  • Hladenki, S. Milligan, A. Spence, J. (2007). "Division of Registrar and Student Services".
  • Anderson-Smith, C. McKeon, K. Turner, A. (2007). "Research School of Biological Science Green Office".
  • Turner, A. (2007). "SEE S@W Marketing Plan".
  • Yiu, Tim (2008). "Water Quality and Spill Kit Management - Sullivans Creek".

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