OceanView Opens- Introducing Spice (Kosher Certified), 3rd Kitchen (Halal Friendly), Scholars’ Pizza and Scholars Sliceria, and the 40/40/20 Salad Station.
Counter Culture is Open 24/7 and features Espresso, Smoothies, Bagel Bar, Fresh Baked Pastries.
Goody’s-To-Go Food Truck, featuring Mexican food and rotating locations around campus.
Bistro Brunch Sunday’s Extended hours to 10am to 4pm.
Beverage Contract is now Coca-Cola instead of Pepsi.
Bahn Mi is now at Canyon Vista.
City Dish and Poke Bowls are now available at Café Ventanas.
Sushi station at Canyon Vista- Spring Quarter 2017
Beautification includes new landscaping and seating between Argo Hall and Blake Hall.
Bold new signage was added, along with sustainable xeriscaping.
Near ResLife offices; removed deteriorating benches and added more comfortable seating with umbrella shade.
Outdoor lounge space and large-scale mural added to Argo Hall.
Thurgood Marshall College
Improvements include updated outdoor gathering space with barbecue and hammocks.
Updates include fresh paint, inspirational quotes, and new walkways between apartment buildings.
What we’ve done
HDH has installed 6370 watermiser flo restrictors saving approximately 23 million gallons/year (18% savings in usage)
Eliminated 3.04 acres of turf at Mesa saving approximately 569,000 gallons/year
Eliminated 4.01 acres of turf at 6th & Marshall Colleges & Coast Apts resulting in 750,555 gallons/year savings
Installed 27 water meters to help provide accurate & easily accessible usage data
No Salt No Waste water softeners at Canyon Vista are saving 26,280 gallons/year
Installed water conservation statics on mirrors in all HDH facilities
Included water conservation education in all our student presentations as of January 2015
What we’re doing
EcoGum removal- environmentally friendly steam and detergent removes gum
Working with Grounds & Landscape services to remove unnecessary turf, switch out sprinkler heads to MP rotator heads resulting in a 30% savings—800 heads switched so far—and plant water wise plants
Implementing a dashboard through Metasys to track water and energy usage and putting RF adapters on meters so that the meter readings are automatic
Reclaimed water being used for irrigation in One Miramar Street and The Village
Dining has stopped the practice of thawing in water.
High pressure spray cleaners for the blenders in Markets.
Exterior hose bibs are being capped and restricted.
What we’re going to do
Retrofit public restrooms that have faucets with user controlled handles to metered portioning.
Meters on community gardens to track usage. Investigating use of Rainbarrels at community gardens
Integrate reclaimed water into irrigation in more areas
Continue & expand water meters and RF project to continue to improve monitoring of actual usage
Water & energy usage dashboards in public areas so residents can see what they are using in real time