When Cal Poly biological sciences professor Emily Taylor leaves the classroom for the day, she always heads straight for the brewery — but it’s not what you think.
Shaun Wixted was talking about his passion for surfing in Cal Poly’s wind tunnel lab when the idea for a perfectly-proportioned surfboard fin hit.
The proposed project still must be approved by City Council and even then, construction will not begin for at least one year.
The ordinance will take effect March 1 and affect plastic items purchased with San Luis Obispo city funds.
To qualify, students have to maintain a 3.0 GPA and compete in at least half their team’s events.