Water Institute at UNC to host three conferences in 2014

May 21, 2013

In addition to its fifth annual Water and Health Conference (http://whconference.unc.edu/), the Water Institute at UNC will be hosting two new conferences in 2014: On March 3-7, the Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference will address water’s relationships … Continued

N.C. coast ideal for wind farms, but logistics complicated

May 14, 2013

The following article featured on the Wilmington Star News website outlines the future of wind farms on the North Carolina coast, most notably the challenges involved in implementation. To view the full story: http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20130511/articles/130519927?utm_source=feedly&tc=ar

The Fountain: Water Works

May 13, 2013

The Spring 2013 issue of the UNC Graduate School’s annual magazine, The Fountain, is focused on water issues and features articles directly addressing UNC’s focus on this theme and many of the Water Theme’s key supporters.To view the online version … Continued

New Deputy Director of UNC Galapagos Initiative

May 13, 2013

Dr. Jill Stewart, assistant professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, will serve as the deputy director of the UNC Galapagos Initiative from July 1, 2013 until June 30, 2016. Previously, Dr. Stewart has been to the Galapagos … Continued

UNC Environmental Finance Center Job Posting

May 13, 2013

The Environmental Finance Center (EFC) at the University of North Carolina School of Government seeks a Graduate Student Data Analyst to assist with research related to projects on water utility finance and sustainability. The EFC is dedicated to enhancing the … Continued