Environmental Science Education: Pedagogy, Curricula and Funding

Regional Workshops

2001

 

University of Maine-Farmington

Dates: Mon, Jun 25 Fri, Jun 29 (or Thu, Jun 28) 2001

States: CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT

Theme: Spatial Analysis

Problem: Predict effects of constructing a building near a campus stream using GPS/GIS mapping

Contact: Dan Buckley

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University of Pittsburgh-Bradford

Dates: Sat, Jul 28 Wed, Aug 1 (or Tue, Jul 31) 2001

States: IN, MI, NY, OH, PA, WV

Theme: Environmental Geophysics

Problem: Predict the effects of groundwater withdrawal by a new facility on the water table and a wetland using seismic refraction

Contact: Assad Panah

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Jackson State University, Alabama

Dates: Wed, Aug 8 Sun, Aug 12 (or Sat, Aug 11) 2001

States: AL, FL, LA, KY, MS, TN

Theme: Indicators of Stream Health/PCB Pollution

Problem: Removal of a subdivision with PCB-contaminated soil: What are PCB concentrations in the soil, how much loading occurs in the stream, and how are stream biota affected?

Contact: Frank Romano

 

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2002 Regional Workshops

 

Averett University Danville, Virginia

Dates: Tuesday June 4 through Saturday June 8, 2002

Theme: Stressed Stream Analysis: Finding a Hazardous Waste Site (PCB) Contamination Source in a Watershed

Contacts:

Laura Meder
Virginia Urbanik

 

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Coastal Carolina University Conway,, South Carolina

Dates: Friday July 19 through Tuesday July 23, 2002

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Theme: Assessing Biogeochemical Impacts of Non-point Source Pollution on Riverine Ecosystems

Contact:
Susan Libes

Department of Marine Science
Coastal Carolina University
P.O. Box 261954
Conway, SC 29528-6054
Tel: 803-349-2218
Fax: 803-349-2926
Email: susan@coastal.edu

 

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2003 Regional Workshops

 

Minnesota

Bemidji State University

Dates: Sun, Jun 15 through Thu Jun 19 2003

Theme: Fate, Transport and Bioavailability of Contaminants in Lakes

Dr. Steven A. Spigarelli
Center for Environmental, Earth and Space Science
Bemidji State University
1500 Birchmont Drive NE
Bemidji, MN 56601
218-755-2910 (tel)
218-755-4107 (fax)
saspigarelli@bemidjistate.edu

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Arkansas

Ouachita Baptist University

Dates: Tue, Jul 8 through Sat, Jul 12 2003

Theme: Field, Biotic Index and Toxicological Methods to Determine Water Quality

Contact:

J. Timothy Knight
Biology Department
Ouachita Baptist University
Arkadelphia, AR 71998-0001
Tel: 501-245-5528
Fax: 501-245-5241
E-mail: knightT@obu.edu

 

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Wyoming

Western Wyoming Community College

Dates: Wed Jul 30 through Mon, Aug 4, 2003

Theme: Using Western Environmental Problems to Teach Science

Contact:

Craig Thompson
Department of Engineering
Western Wyoming Community College
P.O. Box 428
Rock Springs, WY 82902
Tel: 307-382-1662
Fax: 307-382-7665
E-mail: cthompso@wwcc.cc.wy.us

 

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2004 Regional Workshops

 

Texas

Our Lady of the Lake University

Dates: Saturday, June 26 – Wednesday, June 30, 2004

Theme: Impacts of Urban Runoff on Surface Water Quality

Contact:

Catherine Rainwater
Department of Biology
Our Lady of the Lake University
411 SW 24th Street
San Antonio, TX 78207
Tel: 210-434-6711, x-2278
Fax: 210-431-4090                                                            
rainc@lake.ollusa.edu

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Pennsylvania

DeSales University

Dates: Saturday, July 17 – Wednesday, July 21, 2004

Theme: Detecting Hormonally Active Agents in Wastewater

Contact:

Joseph Colosi
Department of Natural Sciences
DeSales University
2755 Station Avenue
Center Valley, PA 18034
Tel: 610-282-1100, x-1288
Fax: 610-282-0525                                                             
jcc0@desales.edu

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California

University of San Diego

Dates: Friday, July 30 – Tuesday, August 3, 2004

Theme: Impacts of Urban Runoff on Water Quality and Benthic Communities

Contact:

Michel Boudrias
Department of Marine Sciences and Environmental Studies
University of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
Tel: 619-260-4794
Fax: 619-260-6874
boum@sandiego.edu

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2005 Regional Workshops

 


Washington
Washington State University
Thursday, June 23 - Monday, June 27, 2005
Theme: "Comprehensive Assessment of Aquatic Ecosystem Health"
Contact:
Barry Moore
Department of Natural Resource Sciences
Washington State University
Pullman, WA 99164-6410
Tel: 509-335-4006
Fax: 509-335-76862
bcmoore@mail.wsu.edu Subject line: NSF Workshop

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Wisconsin
Northland College
Dates: Wednesday July 13 - Sunday July 17, 2005
Theme: Impacts of Runoff from a 'Green' Campus on Surface Water Quality
Contact:
Richard Dowd
Environmental Science Department
Northland College
Ashland, WI 54806
Tel: 715-682-1209
Fax: 715-682-1849
rdowd@northland.edu

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New York
Rochester Institute of Technology
Dates: Friday, July 29 - Tuesday, August 2, 2005
Theme: Integrating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) into Watershed
Analysis
Contact:
Karl Korfmacher
Environmental Studies Department
Rochester Institute of Technology
85 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623-5603
Tel: 585-475-5554
Fax: 585-475-4990
kfkscl@rit.edu Subject line: NSF workshop


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2006 Regional Workshops

 

 

Illinois - Governors State University

Karen D’Arcy and Timothy Gsell
Division of Science
Governors State University
1 University Parkway
University Park, IL 60466
Tel: 708-534-4526
Fax: 708-534-1641

Karen D'Arcy k-darcy@govst.edu

 

 

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