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Stensel receives PNCWA Individual Distinguished Achievement Award

David Stensel, professor of environmental engineering, received the Individual Distinguished Achievement Award from the Pacific Northwest Clean Water Association (PNCWA).

WaterWorks offers students and teachers unique opportunity in water sciences

This summer, high school students and teachers will experience cutting-edge research and hands-on learning in water sciences through WaterWorks.

Hossain receives Walter L. Huber award

Faisal Hossain, associate professor of hydrology and hydrodynamics, received the 2015 Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize from the American Society of Civil Engineers.




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