Thesis/Project Bank

downtown Sacramento from side of Tower BridgeFeel free to peruse our bank of on-line theses/projects. They are organized by graduation year then alphabetically by the author's last name. Our alumni have generously made these documents available to us electronically for the convenience of our website visitors. Please respect copyright. You will need Adobe PDF Reader to view these files.


Note: See the Sacramento State University Library for hard copies or Scholarworks for soft copies of theses/projects. They are available at these locations about a year after submission.


Author's Name


Thesis/Project Title

2016 Chesarek, Amy MSULD Leed Certification Proposal for New Construction Hudson Winery Amador County, California © 2016 Amy Chesarek.
2016 Funston, Renée MSULD Streetcar in the City: An Analysis of How Streetcars Affect Gentrification  © 2016 Renée Funston.
2016 Soltani, Sahar MSULD Inclusionary Housing and the Tipping Point: The Impact of Affordable Units on Market-Rate Units © 2016 Sahar Soltani.
2015 Brown, Rachael MSULD Vehicle Miles Traveled, State Mandates, and Councils of Government: How Do Councils of Government Affect Vehicle Miles Traveled?  © 2015 Rachael Brown.
2015 Cisneros, Corina MSULD Value of Walkable Communities © 2015 Corina Cisneros.
2015 Reynolds, Lisa Loann MSULD Quicker, Easier, Cheaper? The Efficacy of CEQA Streamlining for Infill Development © 2015 Lisa Loann Reynolds.
2014 Claiborne, Jennifer Michelle MSULD Feasibility Study for the Redevelopment of the Historic Sacramento PG&E Power Station © 2014 Jennifer Michelle Claiborne.
2013 Anderson, Brandon Gene MSULD Different Strokes an Analysis of Green Building Demand © 2013 Brandon Gene Anderson.
2013 Hayes, Jessica MSULD The Long-Term Impacts of Redevelopment on Residential Neighborhoods: Three Sacramento Case Studies © 2013 Jessica Hayes.
2013 Howard, Andrea MSULD Development Impact Fees and Multi-Family Housing: A Feasibility Study © 2014 Andrea Howard.
2012 Desvarro, Ellen MSULD Not Just the Suburbs Anymore: Can the Suburban Community of El Dorado Hills, California Become a Sustainable Suburb? © 2012 Ellen Desvarro.
2012 Harland, Eli Waylon MSULD Photovoltaic Desert: Tax Revenue Outcomes of Solar Development in Fresno County © 2012 Eli Waylon Harland.
2012 Herrick, Dylan James MSULD Transit-Oriented Multifamily Redevelopment of an Obsolete Urban Infill Industrial Site: Is It Feasible? © 2012 Dylan James Herrick.
2012 Lichty, Benjamin David MSULD Ask The Builders: Finding Consensus Among Development Industry Stakeholders For Greenhouse Gas Reduction Strategies © 2012 Benjamin David Lichty.
2012 Murphy, Alyson MSULD Feasibility Study For Development Of An 81-Unit Single-Family Residential Subdivision © 2012 Alyson Murphy.
2011 Buchanan, Sean Anthony MSULD CALGreen Costs Green, but will it Save Green Too? A Case Study of 10799 International Drive, Rancho Cordova, California © 2011 Sean Anthony Buchanan.
2011 Jawanda, Rupinder MSULD Getting there from here: changing land use patterns and reducing emissions in California through quality project design © 2011 Rupinder Jawanda.
2011 Konecny, Kendell D. MSULD Urban Form and Home Value: A Hedonic Analysis in Sacramento, California © 2011 Kendell D. Konecny.
2011 Robinson, Russell MSULD Feasibility Study For Development Of An 81-Unit Single-Family Residential Subdivision © 2011 Russell Robinson.
2010 Dickinson, Christopher J. MSULD Impediments To Infill Development: An Analysis Of Infill Implementation Policies © 2010 Christopher Dickinson.
2010 Livaich, Joseph William George MSULD You Say You Want a Green Revolution, But Are Costs Greater Than Its Benefits? A Case Study of 2600 Capitol Avenue, Sacramento, California © 2010 Joseph William George Livaich.
2010 Torvestad, Garth Robert MSULD The Role of Sustainability in Real Estate Finance and Investments © 2010 Garth Robert Torvestad.
2009 Michel, Debra Lynn MSULD Successful Side Streets in Sacramento: An Analysis of Alley Activation Projects © 2009 Debra Lynn Michel.
2007 Herra, Sean George MSULD Development Plan for a 99 Unit Single-Family Residential Subdivision © 2007 Sean George Herra.

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