Pando Days brings colleges and universities together from across the Southland to implement the sustainability goals of Los Angeles County.
Pando Days 2021 Projects
Sixteen projects from a dozen higher educational institutions in the LA basin are currently in development for the fall 2021 term. Watch this page for postings as the projects roll out.
Pando Days 2019/20 Projects
Ten projects were developed by Southland colleges and universities for the inaugural Pando Days program, 2019-20. Four projects were picked up by outside funders; an additional three were moved forward by community partners.
Pasadena City College
COUNTY GOAL #1
RESILIENCE PROJECT: A virtual landscape for resilience learning.
COUNTY GOAL # 2
SALTWATER GARDENS: Innovations for the twin threats of underground saltwater incursion and food scarcity.
COUNTY GOAL # 3
AI: FUTURE OF HOUSING: Employing artificial intelligence to map affordable housing opportunities and match construction resources.
LA Trade Tech / Architecture
COUNTY GOAL # 4
REPURPOSING LAND: Transforming back-alley wasteland into thriving community space
COUNTY GOAL # 5
BIOPHILIA TREEHOUSE: Linking birds and people at the tree level.
Cal State Long Beach
COUNTY GOAL #6
WE ARE THE SEA: Engaging families and neighborhoods with local waterways.
COUNTY GOAL # 8
CAR SICK: Getting us on track for life without cars.
Cal Poly Pomona
COUNTY GOAL #10
FOOD WITHIN REACH: Foodways every quarter mile across the County.
Otis College of Art and Design
COUNTY GOAL # 11
GREEN MAP & GO: Map and engage green resources.
COUNTY GOAL: OurCountyLA plan
INNOVATION ENGINE: Identifies strategic sustainability needs, fosters collaboration, and predicts impact.