Tuesday, June 17, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, Burt 193. POA Seminar: Cheryl Harrison. "Physical-biogeochemical interactions and oxygen drawdown in upwelling systems."
REMINDER - All graduates are invited to a reception TODAY June 13 from 4-6pm in the Burt courtyard.
Stop by and meet with faculty - Refreshments will be served and families are welcome.
Kim Ogren, PhD Geography student, has been awarded a prestigious Oregon University System Sasakawa Young Leaders Fellowship Fund (Sylff) Graduate Fellowship for international research for 2014-2015. Sylff Fellows demonstrate sustained commitment to international concerns and pursuits, exemplify broad vision as well as a focus on a specific issue, and exhibit leadership in collaborating with others in cross-cultural contexts.The Tokyo Foundation funds the Sylff awards.
Ms. Ogren, a student of Dr. Aaron T. Wolf, is conducting her doctoral research on the Columbia River Treaty.
Dr. Michael E. Campana of the Geography Program has been selected to serve on the steering committee of the Stockholm-based Global Water Partnership. The Partnership's vision is for a water secure world and its mission seeks to advance governance and management of water resources for sustainable and equitable development. It provides assistance to governments and organizations seeking to implement integrated water resources management.
Kim Bernard gazes at an iceberg on a recent field trip to Antarctica. Photo by Hank Statscewich (University of Alaska, Fairbanks)