Sustainable RSCCD Committee (SRC)

​​​Purpose

The Sustainable RSCCD Committee is a participatory governance committee, working with the campus committees, responsible for raising awareness within the district and making recommendations to the Chancellor concerning the conservation of energy and other resources and the implementation of sustainability practices that impact the district and community.

Responsibilities

  • Promote and nurture new patterns of thinking about college and district operations, practices, learning programs, support services and the relation to the local community that include consideration of conservation of energy and sustainability.
  • Develop a comprehensive plan to achieve climate neutrality.
  • Create institutional structures and identify resources relating to conservation of energy and sustainability to guide and support the implementation of the comprehensive plan.
  • Complete an inventory of all greenhouse gas emissions and update that inventory at least once every two years.
  • Encourage the development of curriculum that raises awareness about climate neutrality and sustainability and that offers a career path to employment in "green" technologies.
  • Review the status of and develop objectives related to improving and maintaining the "green infrastructure" of the district and colleges.
  • Provide periodic progress reports on the accomplishments of the committee.

Sustainability Plan

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The Sustainable RSCCD Committee finalized work on the Rancho Santiago Community College District Sustainability Plan in February 2015. The plan was approved by the Board of Trustees at its meeting of March 9, 2015.  To view the plan and subsequent reports, click on the links below.

  Rancho Santiago Community College District Sustainability Plan

  Districtwide Water Conservation Efforts Presentation to the Board - May 16, 2016

  Sustainability Plan 2014-2016 Report


Membership

 

Santa Ana CollegeSantiago Canyon CollegeDistrict Office
Vice President, Admin Svcs
Dr. Michael Collins
Vice President, Admin Svcs
Arleen Satele
Chancellor
Dr. Raul Rodriguez
Vice President, CEC
Jim Kennedy
Vice President, OEC
Jose Vargas
Asst. Vice Chancellor
Carri Matsumoto

Faculty
Dr. Kimo Morris
Lisa McKowan-Bourguignon

Faculty
Dr. Doug Deaver


Classified Staff
Vacant
Classified Staff
Kelsey Bains
Classified Staff
Vacant
Student
Vacant
Student
Vacant
Others Interested
Judy Iannaccone
Jim Isbell
Angela Guevara


2016-2017 Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held from 3 - 4 p.m. in the District Office Executive Conference Room (#114)

AgendasMeeting Notes
September 21, 2016
Agenda
September 21, 2016
Meeting Notes
October 19, 2016
Agenda
October 19, 2016
Meeting Notes
February 15, 2017
Cancelled
n/a

March 15, 2017
Cancelled
​ n/a
April 19, 2017
Cancelled
n/a
May 17, 2017
Agenda

May 17, 2017
Meeting Notes

 

Previous Meeting Notes