Submit your ideas for “Water In Our World”

March 29, 2012

To submit specific ideas for events and activities that you would like to see during the duration of the two-year theme, or, if you are interested in getting involved on either an individual or group level, please click on the … Continued

Distinguished lecturer slated to speak at UNC

March 29, 2012

The UNC Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering in partnership with Duke University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and North Carolina State University’s Department of  Civil, Construction, & Environmental Engineering will host the 2011 AEESP (Association of Environmental Engineering … Continued

More media coverage for “Water In Our World”

March 28, 2012

Both articles listed below were published following the campus launch of “Water In Our World” on March 22nd, the first of which was printed in the News and Observer with the second being posted on the UNC General Alumni Association … Continued

News on US Water Partnership

March 28, 2012

Below are links to several articles detailing the recently announced US Water Partnership spearheaded by Secretary of State Hilary Clinton. Most notably, UNC is the only college or university represented among the membership of this organization. http://m.state.gov/md186667.htm http://www.getf.org/2012/03/22/press-release-secretary-of-state-clinton-launches-the-u-s-water-partnership/ http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-03/D9TM6JFG0.htm http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2012/03/23/prweb9320988.DTL

UNC hopes to make a splash with 2-year water theme

March 23, 2012

The following is an article published in the Daily Tar Heel which discusses the March 22nd campus launch of “Water In Our World” and the vision for the theme moving forward. http://www.dailytarheel.com/index.php/article/2012/03/unc_hopes_to_make_a_splash