H2OSU: February 2, 2015

Monday, February 2, 2015
(Winter Term, Week 5)

 

OSU WATER EVENTS THIS WEEK

Monday, February 2, Elizabeth Kolbert: The Sixth Extinction | 7:00-9:00 | LaSells Stewart Center

Tuesday, February 3, Seminar - Dr. Daniel W. Bromley "The Arab World in Disarray" | 7:00-8:00 | International Living Learning Center 115

Wednesday, February 4, WRGP Winter Seminar: Dr. Dorthe Wildenschild "Optimizing Capillary Trapping of CO2 for Safe Storage and Prevention of Groundwater Acidification" | 4:00-5:00 | Peavy Hall 242

Thursday, February 5, Research Advances in Fisheries, Wildlife & Ecology Symposium | 8:00 am - 8:00 pm | LaSells Stewart Center

 

UPCOMING OSU WATER EVENTS

Monday, February 9, Monday Morning Meeting - Stonefiles and fishes |  10:00 am - 11:00am | Nash Hall 32

 

COMMUNITY WATER ANNOUNCEMENTS

Kim Ogren, Aaron Wolf's PhD Geography student, won the Outstanding Student Oral Presentation Award at the recent American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Annual Conference! Well deserved! Kim is doing her PhD dissertation research on the Columbia River Treaty.
  • Short Term Work Opportunity with TAHMO
As part of their School-2-School Program, The Trans-African HydroMeteorological Observatory (TAHMO) is offering short term positions for individuals to prepare lesson plans for middle and high school students throughout Africa, the Netherlands, and the USA. Lessons should fufill TAHMO educational standards. More information about the School-2-School program can be found at http://tahmo.org/school-2-school-initiative/s2s-partners/how-to-become-a-sister-school/, information about the position can be found in the attached file. 
  • UNESCO-IHE Introduces Erasmus+ Programme on Groundwater
UNESCO-IHE has recently announced the Erasmus+ Programme on Groundwater, an english-taught, international master's program taught through three European partner institutions. For more information, please visit http://www.unesco-ihe.org/news/unesco-ihe-introduces-erasmus-programme-groundwater.

FOR FACULTY: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

USGS: Water Resources Research National Competitive Grants Program (02/19/2015)

(Visit the IWW funding database for more funding links...)

 

FOR STUDENTS: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES     

Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholars Program (02/20/2015

Reds Wolman Graduate Student Research Awards (03/01/2015)

University of Wyoming - National Parks Service Grants (03/20/2015)

Oregon Lakes Association Scholarship (05/01/2015)

Pathways to Science Undergraduate Scholarships and REU's/Internships (Dates vary, see link for details)

Pathways to Science Graduate Scholarships and REU's/Internships (Dates vary, see link for details)

Oregon BEST Funding Opportunities (Dates vary, see link for details)

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Water Resource Program Specialist | Portland Water Bureau | Portland, Oregon | 02/09/2015

Senior Project Manager | Union Soil and Water Conservation District | La Grande, Oregon | 02/15/2015

Restoration Ecologist | Cowlitz Indian Tribe | Vancouver, Washington | 02/20/2015

Development and Communications Director | Long Tom Watershed Coucnil | Eugene, Oregon | 02/25/2015

South Santiam Watershed Council Coordinator | South Santiam Watershed Council | Sweet Home, Oregon | 02/27/2015

Restoration Program Manager | The Freshwater Trust | Ashland, OR | Open until fillled

Development Director | Lower Nehelam Community Trust | Manzanita, OR | Open Until Filled

PhD Research Assistanship / Post-Doc Scholar | Virginia Tech University, Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center | Virginia Beach, VA | Open until filled

(All New!)

 

REGIONAL EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

River Restoration Northwest Symposium | Skamania Lodge | Stevenson, WA | Tuesday, February 3 - Thursday, February 5, 2015

Society for Northwestern Vertebrate Biology Annual Meeting | Embassy Suites Downtown | Portland, OR | Tuesday, February 24 - Friday, February 27, 2015 

Oregon Academy of Sciences Conference | University of Portland | Portland, OR | Saturday, February 28, 2015

Public Interest in Environmental Law Conference: Changing Currents | Environmental and Natural Resources Law Center, University of Oregon | Eugene, OR | Thursday, March 5 - Sunday March 8, 2015 

Metolius Water Quality Conference | Camp Sherman Community Hall | Camp Sherman, Oregon | Thursday, March 12, 2015

Sustainable Water Management Conference | Portland Marriot Downtown Waterfront | Portland, Oregon | Sunday, March 15 - Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Washington Hydrogeology Symposium | Hotel Murano | Tacoma, Washington | Tuesday, April 14 - Thursday, April 16, 2015

2015 Northwest Environmental Health Conference | Portland, OR | Friday, April 17, 2015

2015 Hydrophiles Water Research Symposium | CH2M Hill Alumni Center | Corvallis, OR | Sunday, April 26 - Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Flow 2015: Third International Council for Instream Flows | Red Lion Jantzen Beach | Portland, OR | Tuesday, April 28 - Thursday April 30, 2015

(View the complete calendar of external events online.)

 

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

2015 Student Water Conference | Thursday, March 26, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015 | Oklahoma State University | Stillwater, OK 

XVth IWRA World Water Congress | Monday, May 25 - Friday, May 29, 2015 | Edinburgh International Conference Center (EICC) | Edinburgh, Scotland

Water is not for Gambling: Utilizing Science to Reduce Uncertainty | Tuesday, June 16 - Thursday June 18, 2014 | Green Valley Ranch Resort | Las Vegas, NV

NGWA Upper Great Plains Groundwater Conference | Tuesday, September 22 - Wednesday, September 23, 2015 | Little America Hotel & Resort | Cheyenne, Wyoming

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