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The University of Washington recently hosted Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the EPA, on campus to talk about the economy and the environment with business leaders and students.
Faculty and Alumni Selected for Forest Health Group
Two faculty members and three alums from the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences have been appointed to a Washington Department of Natural Resources Forest Health Technical Advisory Group, convened by the WA Commissioner of Public Lands.
The College of the Environment continued its new series of open panels on diversity with the Conversations on Defining Diversity event, focused on Recruitment and Retention in the Graduate Community.
What was formerly named the School of Forest Resources is now officially the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, a change that reflects the expanded scope of curricular and research initiatives underway in the School.
NOAA Fishery Science Symposium
Save the date! NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center is hosting its 3rd Science Symposium on March 14-15 at NOAA's Sand Point facility.
If you will you be in the Palm Springs area on March 7th, join us for Lunch and Learn in the Desert presentation “Off the Menu: How Prey Animals Avoid Becoming a Predator’s Lunch”, featuring faculty member Aaron Wirsing (School of Environmental and Forest Sciences).
The University of Washington Women's Center Lifelong Learning program is offering a great opportunity for GRE Prep and Basic Math Refresher Courses on campus.
On Monday, December 5, faculty, postdocs, graduate students, and staff attended Meet, Greet, Teach: Get it Write! in the Program on the Environment Commons (Wallace Hall).
If you have a passion for clean technology, the smarts to play in the emerging green economy, and desire to make an impact, the UW Environmental Innovation Challenge is your opportunity... and chance to win $10,000! The Challenge is on March 29, 2012.
Do you have the next big idea for a successful green business? If so, be sure to check out the UW Business Plan Competition!Read More >>
Private gifts and grants make all the difference in the lives of our students, faculty, and programs. The College is grateful to be the recipient of several recent outstanding gifts.
Over 600 students attended the 2012 UW Environmental Career Fair sponsored by the College of the Environment on February 15, which attracts employers to campus to promote potential positions and internships to UW students and alumni.Read More >>
This month brings several grant opportunities associated with private foundations. Read more to see present opportunities, listed in order of application deadline.
Congratulations to Bob Houze (Atmospheric Sciences), who has just been elected a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union in 2012!
David Stahl (Civil and Environmental Engineering) has recently being elected to the National Academy of Engineering!
Congratulations to Kiki Jenkins (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences) on her essays being selected within the top 50 of Science Magazine’s call to answer "how will the practice of science change in your lifetime"!
Since 1997, the
University of Washington has been recognizing extraordinary staff accomplishments
with the Distinguished Staff Award.
Congratulations to staff members affiliated with the College of the
Environment on being nominated this year!
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