A Study of California Environmental Quality Act: Uses, Challenges and How It Could Be A Barrier for Development

submitted by: Malaoudi
This research seeks to examine if CEQA can be used as a tool to delay or prevent projects not for environmental concerns, yet for personal interest purposes. The research is focused on local and environmental groups in the San Diego Region and their role in development challenges. The evidence will be gathered through interviews, case study, and observant as a research intern at Civic San Diego- a city owned non-profit redevelopment agency. The study will contribute to the understanding of...

Zapaday shows future news and events

submitted by: zapadayvideos
You can see the future, if you know where to look: http://www.zapaday.com Zapaday is an open news agenda and global public calendar. It's the world's most comprehensive source of information about the future. This video tells how Zapaday wants to move the focus of the web from the past to the future. And it tells how Zapaday can be useful for journalists, bloggers, political analysts, marketers, event organizers, PR professionals, scientists and travelers.

Truths and Fallacies Surrounding the Mortgage Interest Deduction: A Case Study of San Diego County

submitted by: jevans1357
The mortgage interest deduction (MID) represents the federal government’s largest housing subsidy. The MID is surrounded by significant debate regarding its equality and effectiveness. Opponents of the policy argue that it favors the rich, while supporters see it as a vital housing stimulus. The focus of this project is to provide a case study to use as complimentary evidence to the current literature, which is largely conceptual and policy based. To do this, the project is rooted in...

Planning for bicycles: The Factors Influencing Modal Choices at UC San Diego

submitted by: lmweinst

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the changing importance of bicycle planning at the University of California, San Diego in response to the growing emphasis on sustainable development and reduction of carbon emissions. This paper identifies physical planning efforts to establish a safe, accessible and efficient bicycle network to decrease reliance on automobiles. In addition, this research explores the barriers to riding a bike at UCSD.

Stepping Into La Jolla

submitted by: ellemarie4

Promoting Pedestrian Mobility and Public Transit in an Automobile- Dependent Community

Citizens Coordinate for Century 3: Murtaza Baxamusa

submitted by: CHRISp

Are the Tides Turning on Equity and Environmental Justice in San Diego Planning

Citizens Coordinate for Century 3 Breakfast Dialogue: Jennifer Vanica

submitted by: CHRISp

Are the Tides Turning on Equity and Environmental Justice in San Diego Planning

Management issues in e-learning elearning online on-line distance education

submitted by: mcweadon

McWeadon Education founder Professor Badrul Khan delivered a keynote address at the Computer Courseware Development Conference (5-16 February 2007) Kathmandu, Nepal organized by the Asian Development Bank. http://www.adbi.org/event/2104.pilot.computer.courseware/agenda/

Talk by Lim

submitted by: dougramsey

Lecturer Lim leads a discussion on the Science of Learning Centers sponsored by the National Science Foundation, what they do, what are their purpose and goals, and how they are implemented in assisting a new generation of individuals expand their education and build on it.

Sustainabilty Science and Greening the University of California San Diego

submitted by: kpezzoli

Planning for a greener campus at the University of California, San Diego.