Water Is On Our Minds

June 25, 2012

The following link leads to an opinion editorial piece published today on the News & Observer’s website in regards to UNC’s “Water In Our World” theme penned by steering committee member Peter Coclanis. Enjoy! http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/06/25/2153431/water-is-on-our-minds.html#storylink=misearch

Making sense of sea-level rise

June 14, 2012

The following link is an article written by Andy Keeler, head of public policy and coastal sustainability at the UNC Coastal Studies Institute in Manteo and professor of economics at East Carolina University, in regards to the problem of rising … Continued

UNC Faculty Member Named to Top Water Panel

June 6, 2012

Rick Luettich, distinguished professor and director of the University of North Carolina’s Institute of Marine Sciences and Center for the Study of Natural Hazards and Disasters, has recently been tapped to join the Water Institute for the Gulf’s nine-member advisory … Continued

Water Theme Funding Approved

June 4, 2012

With the recent approval of an $110,000 appropriation of funding, the Water Theme steering committee is primed to begin funding its first wave of activity heading into the Fall 2012 semester. Students, faculty, staff, and alumni are encouraged to continue … Continued