Archive for July, 2013

Save the date! ESP Graduate Programs Q&A Info Session

The Department of Environmental Science and Policy will be hosting a Graduate Program Question & Answer Information Session for new and returning graduate students as well as faculty who advise graduate students. We will be answering questions such as “How do I get paid if I receive funding?,” What are the required number of credits […]

NRC Chairman Dr. Allison Macfarlane confirmed for a full 5-year term

Dr. Allison M. Macfarlane, associate professor in the Department of Environmental Science & Policy, has been sworn in to a full five-year term on the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and has been designated by President Obama to continue serving as the agency’s chairman. Macfarlane, who joined the commission as a member and chairman July 9, 2012, for the remainder of […]

PhD student receives Doan Fellowship

Robert Slate, a PhD student in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy, is the recipient of a 2013-2014 Doan Fellowship at the Chemical Heritage Foundation for his research entitled, “Regulating Nanomaterials: Drawing Lessons from TSCA and REACH.”  The award includes a stipend in the amount of $3,000 in support of his research stay of one […]