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Inquiry and the North Bay Fires
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

SSU preserve lands were spared during the North Bay fires, although our smallest preserve, Los Guillicos, suffered intensive damage from fire fighting activities.

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Fall 2017 WATERS Awards
Sunday, October 1, 2017

Seven faculty in five departments were awarded WATERS funding to engage their students in water-related projects this semester.

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SSU Symposium on Research and Creativity 2017
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

WATERS collaborated with the School of Science & Technology, the Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Experiences (SOURCE), and others to host a campus wide symposium that celebrated the achievements of SSU students engaged in inquiry.

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Grant Awarded to CSU to Improve Water Management in California
Monday, February 6, 2017

The State Water Resources and Control Board has awarded a $2.3 million grant to help university students take a bigger role in improving water management and efficiency in California’s disadvantaged communities.

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Fresh Water for the WATERS Collaborative
Friday, December 16, 2016

Sonoma State University has received a $330,000 grant from the Sonoma County Water Agency for academic and sustainability programs in the University's WATERS collaborative.

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The Nature!Tech Conference
Saturday, May 7, 2016

The WATERS Collaborative served as a model for innovation collaborations between business and academics when Program Lead, Claudia Luke kicked off the Nature!Tech Conference.

Students presenting a poster at the 2016 symposium
SSU Symposium on Research and Creativity 2016
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

WATERS collaborated with the School of Science & Technology, the Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Experiences (SOURCE), and others to host a campus wide symposium that celebrated the achievements of SSU students engaged in inquiry.

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WATERS at the Sustainable Enterprise Conference
Thursday, April 7, 2016

Waters Program Lead and CEI Director Claudia Luke moderated the Sustainable Water panel this year at the 2016 Sustainable Enterprise Conference. Panel speakers included Mark Trotta (SCWA), Baji Gobburi (Cambrian Solutions), and Mike Cohen (SSU).

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Early Intervention Tool Predicts Water Use in Building Projects
Friday, October 2, 2015

Managing the impact of development on water resources is again an urgent challenge in California.

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Watershed Warriors: SSU Tackles the Critical Watershed Issues in Its Region
Thursday, October 1, 2015

When NASA saw the drought’s impact from their satellites and announced that California could run out of water in a year if enough rain did not fall, the need to connect SSU students to regional water issues became even more critical.

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