Publications, Reports, Theses, and Presentations

2020

Barlow, J., & Ponce Taylor, D. (2020, May). Sustainability and local community building. Presented at the International Education Climate Action Summit 2020. 

Barlow, J. (2020, May). A Sage model for helping make the world a better place. Presented online at Nerd Nite San Diego. 

Castro, I.A., (2020, February). “Promoting Behavior Change: BrightSide Produce Distribution to Stores in Underserved Communities,” Agents of Change Summit 2020, San Diego, CA

Castro, I.A. (2020, March). “BrightSide Produce Distribution to Stores in Underserved Communities,” Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Healthy Eating Research 14th Annual Grantee Meeting, Denver, CO.

Castro, I.A. (2020, April). “Food Access Challenges in Underserved Communities,” Third Annual Service Learning Best Practices Exhibition, San Diego, CA.

Li, J. S., & Urada, L. A. (2020). Cycle of Perpetual Vulnerability for Women Facing Homelessness near an Urban Library in a Major U.S. Metropolitan Area. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(16), 5985. 

Smith, D., Russnogle, A., Kulda, K., Nara, A. (2020, April). Characterizing Infill Residential Sites with Space-Time Clustering. Association of American Geographers 2020 Annual Meeting (Virtual Conference).

2019

Castro, I.A. (2019, May). “San Diego State University Center for Regional Sustainability Programs,” National City Economic Development Resource Tour, National City, CA.

Castro, I.A. (2019, June). “BrightSide Produce Distribution,” City of San Diego Inclusive Connected Communities Roadmap – Promise Zone Partners and Technical Advisory Committee Meeting, San Diego, CA.

Castro, I.A. (2019, September). “BrightSide Produce Distribution in National City,” National City Non-Profit Forum, National City, CA.

Kalkbrenner, L., Uy, C.K., Abram, T., Chowdhury, Z., Uyeki, C., Babtiwale, E., & Schneider, N. (2019, July). Strategic plans for implementing sustainability. Presented at the 2019 California Higher Education Sustainability Conference, Santa Barbara, CA.

Benitez, A., Villavicencio, J., Barlow, J., & Chowdhury, Z. (2019). Assessing city-wide air quality measurements in San Diego County: A multi-year collaboration between local city governments, community partners, and a university. Journal of Sustainability Education, 19, 1-20.

Montoya, L., & Verbyla, M.E. (2019, May). Environmental engineering for the 21st century: Increasing diversity and community participation to achieve environmental and social justice. (Workshop). Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Research and Education Conference, Tempe, AZ, USA.

Patrón-Soberano, K., Welsh, M., Appleyard, B., Flanigan, S., James, M., & Barlow, J. (2019, April). University-municipal partnerships and the Educational Partnerships for Innovation in Communities (EPIC-N) Model. Panel presented at the Western Social Science Association Conference 2019, San Diego, CA.

Welsh, M. (2019). “We are humans first”: Implementing an experiential learning project on homelessness in the criminal justice classroom. Division on Women and Crime Professional Development seminar: Teacher Training and Pedagogy on Experiential Learning. Paper presentation at 2019 American Society of Criminology annual meeting, San Francisco.

Welsh, M., Flanigan, S., Garcia, M., Mladenov, N., Verbyla, M.E. (2019). Water, sanitation and hygiene for people experiencing homelessness: A transdisciplinary approach for developing sustainable solutions for unhoused individuals. ACS Fall 2019 National Meeting & Exposition, ENVR Session: Water, Health, & Environmental Justice in Marginalized Communities (oral presentation), 25-29 Aug. 2019, San Diego, CA, USA.

2018

Barlow, J. (2018, November). An EPIC Example: The Sage Project at San Diego State University. Invited breakout presentation at the Urban in Alaska Conference, University of Alaska, Anchorage.

Barlow, J.A. (2018). The Sage Project: Community Engagement for Sustainable Cities. Experience Magazine: Practice and Theory, 2, 97-117.

Barlow, J., & Abram, T. (2018, June). The Sage Project: Climate Action Planning for Lemon Grove. Invited presentation at the 2018 California Higher Education Sustainability Conference, Santa Barbara, CA.

Barlow, J., Flanigan, S., Welsh, M., Abdel-Samad, M., Patrón-Soberano, K., Combiths, P., & Appleyard, B. (2018, July). Matching local government sustainability goals with university capacity: The EPIC Model. Panel presented at the2018 Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management International Conference, Mexico City.

Castro, I.A. (2018, April). “Customer Purchase Intentions and Choices in Food Retail Environments,” The Food Trust, Invited Presentation, Philadelphia, PA

Castro, I.A. (2018, September). “BrightSide Produce: Food Waste Reduction Efforts,” San Diego Food Systems Alliance Food Waste Solutions Summit, San Diego, CA.

Castro, I.A., (2018, November). “Center for Regional Sustainability and National City Collaboration,” National City Public Art Committee, National City, CA.

Castro, I.A., & Majmundar, A. (2018, April). “BrightSide Produce: Produce Distribution to Underserved Community Stores,” Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Healthy Eating Research 12th Annual Grantee Meeting, Poster Presentation, Nashville, TN.

Lawless, V., Yip, C., Haight, K., Chowdhury, Z., & Barlow, J. (2018, March). Application of the UN-Toolkit to shape climate mitigation and adaptation strategies in Lemon Grove, CA, USA. Presented at the 2018 San Diego State University Student Research Symposium, San Diego.

Welsh, M. (2018). “We are humans first”: Implementing an experiential learning project on homelessness in the criminal justice classroom. Paper presentation at the CSU Symposium on University Teaching, Cal Poly Pomona.

Welsh, M. (2018). “You’re an embarrassment”: Un-housed people’s understandings of policing in the bulimic society. Paper presentation at the Western Society of Criminology annual conference in Long Beach, CA.

Welsh, M. & Abdel-Samad, M. (2018). “You’re an embarrassment”: Un-housed people’s understandings of policing in downtown San Diego. Criminology, Criminal Justice, Law & Society, 19(3), 33-49.

Yip, C., Lawless, V., Chowdhury, Z., & Barlow, J. (2018, March). Amendment and adaptation of UN-Toolkit to San Diego State University’s Climate Action Plan: The world’s first. Poster presented at the 2018 San Diego State University Student Research Symposium, San Diego.

2017

Barlow, J.A., Patrón Soberano, K. et al. (2017, April). San Diego State University – The Sage Project: Community Engagement for Sustainable Cities. Institutional showcase presented at the Western Association of Schools and Colleges 2017 Academic Resource Conference, San Diego, CA.

Barlow, J.A., & Zambrana, J. (2017, February). The Sage Project and the EPIC Model of campus-community partnerships. Webinar presented to CivicSpark AmeriCorps fellows.

Haight, K., Lawless, V., Yip, C., Chowdhury, Z., & Johm, F. (2017). Guiding principles for climate action planning; Mitigation and adaptation strategies for climate change in Lemon Grove, CA, USA. Nairobi, Kenya: United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat).

Larco, N., Schlossberg, M., & Barlow, J.A. (2017). EPA tools to support local decision making: Leveraging the Educational Partnerships for Innovation in Communities (EPIC) Network. United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Exposure Research Laboratory. EPA Contract: PR-ORD-15-01727

Welsh, M. (2017). “We are humans first”: Expanding learning outcomes in an undergraduate research methods course through an experiential learning project on homelessness. Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 1-22.

Welsh, M. & Abdel-Samad, M. (2017). “We are humans first”: Expanding learning outcomes in a research methods course through an experiential learning project on homelessness. Thematic panel on interactive and critical issues in teaching at the Society for the Study of Social Problems annual meeting, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

2016

Appleyard, B., Barlow, J., Flanigan, S., & Raulston, B. (2016, March). Municipal-university partnerships for sustainable communities: Lessons from the Sage Project at San Diego State University. Roundtable presentation at 46th Annual Conference of the Urban Affairs Association, San Diego, CA.

Barlow, J.A. (2016, October). Student-led application of Guiding Principles in Lemon Grove, California, USA. Presented as part of a session on “Guiding principles for city climate action planning: Improving city-level practices,” moderated by Gino Van Begin. United Nations Habitat III Conference, Quito, Ecuador.

Blumenfeld, H., Barlow, J.A., & Manriquez, F. (2016, March). Fostering sustainable communities by training future professionals in speech-language and hearing sciences through service learning. Paper presented at the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education’s 42nd Annual Meeting and Educational Leadership Conference, Long Beach, CA.

Brennan, K. R. (2016). Noise level measurements and National City residents' attitudes towards that noise. Unpublished doctoral project, San Diego State University - University of California, San Diego.

Ibrahim, S.A., Barlow, J., O’Donoghue, S., Dickson, B., Hitt, J., Uhle, M., Garschagen, M., & Socci, A. (2016, July). New, innovative and effective ways of sharing information that catalyzes action. Panel presentation for Resilient Cities 2016: The 7th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation, Bonn, Germany.

McKinstry, J. (2016). Bikeshare and Transit in National City, CA: Implications for Climate Change, the Economy, and Public Policy. Unpublished master's thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA.  

McKinstry, J. (2016, March). Bikeshare and transit in National City, CA: Implications for climate change, the economy, and public policy. Presented at the San Diego State University 2016 Student Research Symposium, San Diego, CA.  

Welsh, M. & Abdel-Samad, M. (2016). “We are all still humans”: Teaching research methods to criminal justice and public administration students through an experiential learning project on homelessness. Paper panel at the Rutgers University Teaching Public Administration annual conference, Newark, NJ.

2015

Barlow, J.A. (2015, October). Radically simple campus-community sustainability partnerships. Invited presentation for the Sustainability Series at the Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

Cao, M. N. (2015). Future growth of organic solar cells in the building integrated photovoltaic market. Unpublished master's thesis, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA.  

Fernandez, D., Barlow, J., & Bloch, L. (2015, June). Sustainable cities: City and university partnerships for sustainability education experiences. Presented at the California Higher Education in Sustainability Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Franklin, N., Franklin, T., Barlow, J.A., Raulston, B., & Sebastian, D. (2014, June). Strategic partnerships for the new engagement. Invited panel presented at the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities’ 2014 Commission on Innovation, Competitiveness, and Economic Prosperity (CICEP) / Council on Engagement and Outreach (CEO) Summer Meeting, San Diego. 

Penunuri, C. (2015). Craft brewing industry in review: Economic development practices in San Diego and Vista. Capstone project in public administration, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA.