News Story

Workshop to Focus on Water Sustainability

Workshop to Focus on Water Sustainability

On April 22, Earth Day, the Clark School will host its second annual Engineering Sustainability Workshop with a focus on water. The event will start at 8:45 a.m. in the Kay Boardrooms of the Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building.

The event will include speakers and panelists from the Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin, the National Wildlife Federation, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin, the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, the Maryland Department of the Environment and the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission.

G. Tracy Mehan, III, principal at The Cadmus Group, Inc., and former assistant administrator for water at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, will deliver the keynote address.

Several faculty, students and outside experts will give presentations in the afternoon on a variety of water sustainability topics.

The full agenda is available online.

Related Articles:
UMD Teams Awarded Over $5 Million to Improve Power Plant Cooling Technologies
How Hot is Solar Energy?
Earth Day Event to Focus on Energy

April 14, 2010


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Liangbing Hu Wins NANOLetters Young Investigator Award

Solar Decathlon Design Review

Gov. Hogan Signs into Law $7.5M Maryland Energy Innovation Institute at UMD

Alexander Pearse wins Dean's Doctoral Research Award

7th Annual Engineering Sustainability Day focuses on Energy Storage

MSE Researchers Interviewed by Voice of America

MSE Undergraduate Wins NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

MSE Researchers Discover New Materials, New Research Direction for High-energy Li-metal Batteries

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar