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Environmental Sciences and Engineering News

January 10, 2005 Several ESE Students won poster awards at recent meetings. Tom Gallo (MS-Paerl Advisor) and Sara K. McMillan (PhD-Wetzel Advisor) each won Outstanding Student Poster Awards at the American Society of Limnology and Oceanography 2004 Summer Meeting held at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center, in Savannah, Georgia on June 13-18, 2004…. Read more »

January 04, 2005 3M awards four $5,000 scholarships to industrial hygiene students each year. The awards are based on achievement and contributions in the field of industrial hygiene. Russell Bowen was awarded the scholarship based on his previous experience as an industrial hygienist and his credentials of being a certified industrial hygienist (CIH). The scholarship… Read more »

January 04, 2005 Dr. Philip C. Singer was elected Vice President of the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors. The organization represents 750+ faculty members at affiliates at educational institutions in the US. Go to http://www.aeesp.org/org/management.html for more information.For further information please contact Rebecca Riggsbee Lloyd by email at Rebecca_Lloyd@unc.edu  

January 04, 2005 Dr. Philip C. Singer has been invited to present the John McClanahan Henske Distinguished Lecture in Environmental Engineering at Yale University in March 2005.For further information please contact Rebecca Riggsbee Lloyd by email at Rebecca_Lloyd@unc.edu  

January 04, 2005 Dr. Philip C. Singer chaired a panel that reviewed the Water Supply and Water Resources Division of the USEPA’s National Risk Management Laboratory in Cincinnati.For further information please contact Rebecca Riggsbee Lloyd by email at Rebecca_Lloyd@unc.edu  

December 06, 2004 The 2004-2005 Staff Appreciation Ceremony was held Friday, December 3, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in Rosenau Lounge during the annual departmental party. ESE students, faculty, and staff gathered to celebrate the new semester. ESE chair Casey Miller presented the service awards to staff based on years of state service and the Star… Read more »

November 10, 2004 Daniel A. Okun, Kenan Professor of Environmental Engineering, Emeritus made a presentation for the Duke Institute for Learning in Retirement in their Science & Technology Lecture Series: Environmental Issues. November 2, 2004. Title: “Why Are More Than a Billion people in Asia, Africa, and Latin America Without Safe Drinking Water?”For further information… Read more »

November 10, 2004 Daniel A. Okun, Kenan Professor of Environmental Engineering, Emeritus will make a presentation at the Annual Conference of the North Carolina American Water Works Association and the Water Environment Association at Charlotte, NC on November 15, 2004. Title: “A Future for Water Reclamation: Increased Water and Better Drinking Water.” For more information… Read more »

November 01, 2004 Environmental Science and Engineering Faculty received a plaque of thanks in recognition of valuable contributions to The 2004 Triangle Water for Life Event Benefiting WaterPartners International. For more information on WaterPartners visit their website, http://www.water.org/.For further information please contact Rebecca Riggsbee Lloyd by email at Rebecca_Lloyd@unc.edu  

October 26, 2004 The Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering is pleased to announce Mr. Brian L. Ramaley, Director of Newport News Waterworks, as the recipient of the ESE Distinguished Alumnus Award for 2004 and featured guest at the Department’s annual Fall Picnic held October 1, 2004. Mr. Ramaley (Masters of Science in Environmental Sciences… Read more »