GRAD592 - Colorado Water Institute

GRAD592

Fall 2015 theme:

Exploring Jobs, Careers and Leadership in Water Resources

Mondays at 4:00PM
Natural Resources 109

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

The purpose of the 2015 Interdisciplinary Water Resources Seminar (GRAD592) is to expose students to the broad gamut of opportunities and trends withing the field of water resources through guest lectures by prominent Colorado water practitioners.

More specifically, the seminar will:

  1. Examine jobs and careers in the international, government, and private NGO sectors;
  2. Discuss how students can best prepare for water jobs and careers;
  3. Examine the trends and future of various sectors of the industry;
  4. Discuss leadership in the water resources professions.
Students interested in taking the one-credit seminar should sign up for GRAD592, Water Resources Seminar, CRN 74006. The seminar will be held 4:00pm Monday afternoons in the NATRS Room 109.(Students who have enrolled in GRAD592 in the past, may also enroll for this offering) For further information, contact Reagan Waskom at reagan.waskom@colostate.edu All interested faculty, students and off-campus water professionals are encouraged to attend and participate.

Fall 2015 Grading Policy / Attendance

For students taking the 2015 Interdisciplinary Water Resources Seminar (GRAD592), the course will be graded as pass/fail. To receive a passing grade, students will be asked to prepare responses to 8 of the lectures.

 
2015

Expand/Collapse[2015-08-24] Introductions and Expectations, Career Center

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-08-31] Michael Lewis, USGS

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-09-07] No Class, Labor Day

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-09-14] Alex Davis, Colorado Parks & Wildlife

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-09-21] Taylor Hawes, The Nature Conservancy

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-09-28] Ayn Schmidt & Karen Hamilton, EPA

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-10-05] Brad Wind, NCWCD

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-10-12] Erin Wilson, Wilson Water Group

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-10-19] Paul Swaim, CH2M Hill

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-10-26] Dave Holm, Clear Creek Watershed

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-11-02] Mark Waage, Denver Water

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-11-09] Carl Chambers, USFS

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-11-16] David Ellerbroek, AECOM

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-11-23] No Class, Thanksgiving Break

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-11-30] Panel , Academia

Room Number: NATRS 109

Expand/Collapse[2015-12-07] Student Presentations, Student Presentations

Room Number: NATRS 109

 
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