CANCELED!! Dr. Savage from the EPA will be available in the Chemistry Learning Center (ChemSci 208) from 9:00 – 10:00 am on Friday, September 30 to talk to students. She will talk about various EPA opportunities, including “Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowship Program” ( file: gro_newsletter_issue1_2011.pdf); the STAR Fellowship Program (http://epa.gov/ncer/fellow/); and a student competition P3. This is a student competition that provides awards (financial) to student teams with novel ideas for sustainable projects (http://epa.gov/ncer/P3/).
One of our students recently won a research fellowship and it provided a generous multi-year scholarship plus some travel funding to attend conferences, etc. She can also discuss the National Nanotechnology Initiative, and careers in science & environmental engineering. That will be Friday September 30, from 9-10AM, in the Chemistry Learning Center, room 208, Chem Sci. Starbucks coffee & muffins will be provided.
Also, she will be giving a talk on Friday afternoon at 3:00 pm; details below.
Dr. Nora Savage, Environmental Engineer and Nanotechnology Team Lead, US Environmental Protection Agency will present “Nurture the Environment and Promote Public Well Being”. See the attached flyer for the abstract of her seminar. We look forward to seeing all of you at the seminar.
Cookies, muffins, punch and coffee will be served.
Remember, you can always go to our website to see the entire schedule of upcoming seminars at: http://www.chemistry.mtu.edu/pages/seminars/index.php
Margaret A. Dunstan, Office Assistant
Department of Chemistry
Michigan Technological University
1400 Townsend Dr.
Houghton, MI 49931